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Hobart home price rise

Hobart's topped another real estate price growth report. The latest ABS data covers December to the end of March, prior to coronavirus really starting to turn...

Shocking attack on wallaby

Police in Tasmania's North-West are investigating an act of animal cruelty towards a wallaby in the Wynyard area. A deceased wallaby was located this morning suspended...

Rash of house fires

A Launceston blaze early on Tuesday morning engulfed a home at Rocherlea. Crews took around an hour to douse the flames at the Ferntree Court address.  On Monday...

Play centre frustration

A Devonport child play centre operator is welcoming some clarity on when customers can be allowed back in. Tasmanian operators including Big Big House - which...

Elder abuse awareness drive

Tasmania's nursing union is pushing for mandatory staff ratios at aged care facilities. It coincides with World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, bringing back into the spotlight...

Farmer confidence dives

Farmer confidence in Tasmania has collapsed. In March, Rabobank's Rural Confidence Survey found a robust 40% of farmers confident of improving business conditions in the coming...

Weather warnings for winter blast

Around 50 homes and businesses in the state's northern half were left without power after a windy night. George Town, Nook and Rushy Lagoon have been...

Holwell Gorge rescue

Emergency Crews have successfully extracted an injured bushwalker for the Holwell Gorge in Tasmania's north. The 56-year-old man from Latrobe who was hiking alone broke his...

Concern for welfare: Scott Murphy

Police and family members are concerned for the welfare of Scott Murphy thought to be near the Leven Canyon Regional Reserve in Tasmania's North-West. Scott was last...

Another review "stupid waste of money"

Documents connected to the recommendation of a Victoria Cross for Tasmanian war hero Teddy Sheean are to be made available to the parliament by Wednesday...

Jeweller theft

Authorities are asking for the public's help in finding those responsible for the theft of jewellery from ‘Mitchells Jewellery’ in Devonport at around 11.40pm back...

Missing woman

UPDATE: Julie has been found safe and well in Nugent. There are concerns for the welfare of a woman who's gone missing at Nugent east of...

Launceston Show a no-go

The 2020 Royal Launceston Show is the latest event to fall victim to the pandemic, it comes a week after organisers announced the cancellation of...

Surfers beware

Surfers are being cautioned about sharks spotted in Tasmania's south. On its website, Surfing Tasmania carries claims of multiple shark sightings around Clifton Beach in the...

Rally attendee tests positive

A person who attended a mass rally in Melbourne on the weekend has been diagnosed with Covid-19. Victoria's Chief Health Officer says the individual was unlikely...

Dover raids

Police are warning bikie gangs nowhere is safe for their illegal activities, after dramatic raids at Australia's southernmost town yesterday. A man and a woman aged...

Tasmania Police houses receive boost

Housing for Tasmania Police officers and their families to live and stay in country areas has been given a cash injection. Last week the state government announced...

Study looks at sea urchin fishery

Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies researchers have produced the first scientific assessment of Tasmania’s growing long-spined sea urchin fishery. From a single specimen found at...

Tense times at Ruby Princess Inquiry

An incriminating tone hangs over the Special Commission of Inquiry into the Ruby Princess cruise where coronavirus infected passengers were released into the community. A blowout...