Measles jab available soon

The State Government says it will fund a free measles vaccination, on expert advice from doctors. From September, the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine will be available for Tasmanians...

Basslink cable down again

A fault which has disabled the Basslink undersea power cable connecting Tasmania to Victoria will not be fixed today. Late yesterday Hydro Tasmania confirmed the line...

Property slide hits Tasmania

The pace of Australia's housing downturn appears to be further easing in the latest CoreLogic report, falling just point 0.4% in May.  Hobart values have tracked...

Dementia study launched

Ten thousand Tasmanians aged over 50 are being sought for a new study looking into the causes of dementia. The Wicking Dementia Research and Education Centre's...

Royal timeline revealed

The Royal Hobart Hospital redevelopment will be delivered a month later than planned. The $689 million project's timeline has stretched out after asbestos scares and the...

AMA puts questions to government

Labor and Greens will head into budget estimates this week armed with questions  - direct from the doctor's lobby - to put to the Tasmanian...