Santas sack of cash wings 2019

Santas sack of cash wings 2019

Cattle Hill wind farm now operational

Turbines at the brand new Cattle Hill Wind Farm in Tasmania's Central Highlands are now connected to the state's power grid. Once fully operational, it will...

Armed duo on the loose

A hunt for those behind a New Norfolk armed robbery and pointed a sawn off rifle at police carries on. Two men hit Mood Food at...

Boaties urged to put safety first

Tasmanian rock lobster pot owners and recreational boaties are being urged to be prepared from a safety perspective as the season opens tomorrow. MAST General Manager...

Commonwealth to re-examine Malbena project

Canberra will have to properly assess a proposal for a helicopter-accessed tourism camp at Lake Malbena, after a ruling by the Federal Court. The controversial development...

Bellamy's buyout gets the nod

  A $1.5 billion buyout of Bellamy Australia will go ahead, after nearly all its shareholders voted to sell the Launceston-based infant formula marketer to the...

Water restrictions for Hobart and surrounds

Southern Tasmania will experience temporary water restrictions beginning just before Christmas. Stage One restrictions will come into effect for Hobart and outlying areas from December 20th....

Abandoned roadwork sign menace

Drivers across Tasmania tearing their hair out over snail pace speed limits from redundant roadworks signs may have some satisfaction in the near future. Burnie Mayor...

Show of support for retailers

A new awareness campaign is encouraging Tasmanians to call out antisocial behaviour, violence and theft in shops as retailers get extra busy heading into Christmas.  The...

Stewart now eyeing Hobart for tower

Launceston City Council is making no apologies for demanding a lengthy list of studies for a now-scrapped upmarket unit complex in the Invermay flood zone. Developer...

Lambie backs the scrapping of Medivac

Jacqui Lambie Network Senator Jacqui Lambie during debate on the Medivac Bill in the Senate chamber at Parliament House in Canberra, Wednesday, December 4, 2019....

Power restored on Coast

The North West has power back on after 359 properties in the region still blacked out Wednesday morning, the majority in Ulverstone and West Ulverstone, were...

Historic apology

  The historic whitewashing of Tasmania's dark past in relation to its Aboriginal people is a step closer to being healed, following an historic apology by...

Fatal smash

A man is dead after a fatal crash on the Tasman Highway around 15 kilometres west of Scottsdale. Police found the 24-year-old in his vehicle around...

Launceston Airport expansion

Launceston Airport has released its new draft master plan. The annual number of visitors through the airport is expected to increase by 500,000 to 1.9 million people...

'Greedy' dead at 63

Andrew "Greedy" Smith, Ballarat 6th December 2014 (AAP Image/Noise11/Mandy Hall) Mental As Anything singer Greedy Smith has died of a heart attack, aged 63. Greedy was an original...

Final Party In The Paddock

Party In The Paddock will not return in 2021. Organisers have decided this February's music festival near Launceston will be its swan song. Running as an official...

Hospital rejected

It's back to the drawing board for developers behind a $50 million private hospital proposed for the Hobart suburb of New Town. Council resoundingly rejected the...

Pier sale begins

A sale of Hobart's Elizabeth Street Pier is now moving ahead a year after the state government first mooted the idea. Advertising will start next week...

Economy strong, population needs work

The Hodgman Government's being urged to rethink its focus on budget surpluses - by none other than the state's main business lobby. The Tasmanian Chamber of...

Drought consultation

Consultation on the federal government's new Future Drought Fund has come to Tasmania. $100 million will be allocated every year to projects to protect at risk...