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| Animal welfare campaigners are lashing Hobart show organisers over a Friday night rodeo which saw a steer injured and put down. In viral footage posted to social media by Brightside Animal Sanctuary, the animal was filmed...
| Tasmania's economy is now ranked the second best performing in the country, according a newly-released analysis. Comsec's quarterly State of the States report now puts Tasmania ahead of New South Wales into second place,...
| Despite first aid from bystanders, a motorbike rider has died in Northwest Regional Hospital following a tragic smash at Devonport. Police say the 33-year-old local man was riding east on Don Road when he was hit by a ute...
| A plan to construct a jail near the northern town of Westbury is quickly developing into a heated debate between local residents and the state government. Community members argue there was little to no public consultation...
| Major international events do not set up themselves; there are always countless people working tirelessly behind the scenes. One man who has been instrumental to the Enduro World Series in Derby is Dorset Council Economic...
| Heavyweight tourism companies are throwing their support behind the Enduro World Series (EWS) in Derby. Tasmania’s largest private sector employer Federal Group has recently joined EWS as a major sponsor for the event...
| Ever wanted to camp in the middle of a mountain bike trail?Now you can, thanks to the innovative new 3-day tour Blue Derby Pods Ride. Accomodation 'pods' are inserted via helicopter into the track, and 8 guests are taken...
| Businesses in Derby are booming with the influx of people flocking to the town. Two local businesses that are benefitting from EWS are pizza and beer restaurant The Hub, and bike and accessories stockist Vertigo MTB. Live...

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