Tasmanian News

New service to bring dads, children together

Hobart City Mission has launched a new service to reunite fathers who don't have secure accommodation with their children. DIY Dads will provide eight self-contained units...

Housing boom reaches new heights

Hobart's house sale boom is now a Tasmanian phenomenon. Real Estate Institute of Tasmania March quarter figures reveal a 30% increase on this time last year. Launceston...

Man charged over fiery assault

A Chigwell man will face court today, charged with causing grievous bodily harm and three counts of assault over an incident that's left a young...

Tas Governor's poignant Anzac speech

Tasmania's Governor has used her Anzac Day address to focus on the role of Australian women in the two world wars. Kate Warner told the crowd...

Family escapes Taroona blaze

A family of four has escaped unharmed from a house fire in Taroona. Four fire engines and 18 firefighters negotiated traffic congestion caused by Anzac Day...

Hobart woman severely burnt in incident

A 20-year-old woman from Chigwell is fighting for her life after suffering severe burns to her face and body in an alleged domestic incident. She's been...

Action on bull

Hobart City Council has voted to to take further action on the planned bloody performance of an Austrian artist with a slaughtered bull at Dark...

Woman safely extracted

Tasmania's Rescue Helicopter's been able to take advantage of a small break in the weather to pull an injured walker out of the Cradle Mountain...

Crash closes Bass Hwy at Wynyard

The Bass Highway at Wynyard is closed, following a crash involving two semi-trailers. Police said both drivers have been freed from their vehicles and transported to...