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First Tasmanian charged under Operation Arkstone

The Australian Federal Police have partnered with local detectives to make an arrest in our capital city. The move is all a part of Operation Arkstone,...

Covid approach for when border opens

The finer details of Tasmania's Covid rules once the hard border lifts on December 15th have been released today. It includes fully vaccinated close contacts of...

Surf's up at Carlton

It's good timing for Tasmania's warmer weather, as Carlton Park Surf Lifesaving Club gears up for its annual Bendigo Bank 7HOFM Surf Festival on Saturday. Ocean...

Paine takes leave for "foreseeable future"

(AAP Image/Josh Agnew)  Former Australian Test cricket captain Tim Paine is stepping away from the game.  The latest bombshell comes a week after the 36-year-old stood down...

Archer crosses floor

AAP image/Lukas Coch - treasurer Josh Frydenberg consoles an emotional Bridget Archer in the wake of Thursday's vote A Tasmanian political analyst believes the Coalition would...

Launceston fatal stabbing update

Although not considered a threat to the broader community, police on the case of the deadly stabbing in Launceston are advising not to approach Kerry...

Derwent ferry expansion

Another vessel to go into service on Hobart's cross-Derwent ferry at the end of the month will take the daily capacity to 1000 passengers. Three months...

Fatal stabbing in Launceston

An offender is on the run after a man was stabbed to death in the Launceston suburb of Ravenswood early this morning A woman is also...

PCR tests to be free for Tassie visitors

Good news for travellers looking to come into our state, with changes made to the testing requirements. The State Government has confirmed tourists coming from high-risk...

Petrol price pain

Zooming petrol prices are again a topic in Tasmania's parliament as a cost of living noose around the neck of families. The terminal gate price is...

Rental crunch not easing

Housing advocacy body Shelter Tasmania is dismayed at the latest rental index revealing Hobart remains the least affordable city in Australia to sign a lease. An...

Snakes are coming out for summer

(Image Supplied) We're being reminded to keep an eye out for snakes as the weather heats up. Reports are flooding in of snakes on popular hikes and...

Nearly 85% fully vaccinated

Full Covid vaccination for Tasmania's eligible population is just shy of 85%, 22 days out from the state's hard border ending. A few days ago, 37,000...

Back on track

Investigations are underway into a minor derailment for Tasmania's West Coast Wilderness Railway. A diesel locomotive partially slipped the rails at low speed on Monday morning...

Midnight Oil to light up Mona Foma

Peter Garrett performs with Midnight Oil during a warm-up show ahead of their Makarrata Project tour, at the Enmore Theatre, in Sydney, Thursday, February 25,...

Council backs bus mall, skate park clampdown

A Clarence Alderman says youth crime at the Rosny Park Bus mall and nearby skate park is at crisis point. Brendan Blomeley's motion for council and...

The Legislative Council says yes to eScooters

Electric scooters are set to hit the streets this summer. Legislation for eScooters has been given the green light after an amendment to the Traffic Act...

Anti-vax mandate bill fails, Lambie blasts Hanson

Jacqui Lambie Network Senator Jacqui Lambie speaks against One Nation leader Senator Pauline Hanson’s vaccine discrimination bill in the Senate chamber at Parliament House in...

New apocalypse announcement

A change of date has meant a change of lineup for Party in the Apocalypse - Tasmania's newest music festival. Instead of December 3 and 4,...