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| The Tasmanian Government has moved to allow people from Greater Brisbane to travel here. Travellers from the region are now able to come to Tasmania but must still quarantine when they arrive into the state, effective immediately. Premier...
| Challenges and opportunities loom for Tasmania post-covid, according to an influential economic report The Deloitte Access Economics forecast is predicting economic growth of 3.4 per cent for the state this calendar year. Premier...
| Those keen to attend next month's Royal Hobart Regatta need to get their registrations in for a covid-capped event. After lengthy negotiations with the Tasmanian Government and health authorities, the much-loved riverside...
| The Rescue chopper team headed to the rugged terrain of the Franklin-Gordon Rivers National Park late yesterday (Saturday) to help a 61 year old woman out of trouble. They responded to a Personal Locator Beacon in the Great...
| Residents of Gagebrook in Greater Hobart are being assured a stabbing at a residence late on Friday night was an isolated dispute between brothers. A male was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening stab wounds to his...
| Wildlife watchers are excited after a rarely-seen visitor to Australia turned up off Tasmania's east coast. Patrons onboard a tourist boat were over the moon as a pod of orcas swam by at Freycinet, but marine biologists...
| It's hoped $4.8 million of new flood mitigation infrastucture in Southern Tasmania's Huonville will help the region cope with rare heavy rain events. The upgraded drainage system, which is now in full effect, was part funded...
| Joe the racing pigeon sits on a rooftop Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021, in Melbourne, Australia (Kevin Celli-Bird via AP) On his visit to Tasmania, the acting Prime Minister is facing the weighty considerations of the future of...
| There has reportedly been a surge in Spirit of Tasmania bookings on Thursday morning, as TT-Line's "bring your car for free" promotion went live. The $6 million federal government injection to the Bass Strait Passenger...
| All Tasmanian arrivals who completed their international quarantine at Brisbane's Grand Chancellor Hotel since December 30 have been tracked down by state health authorities. 14 travellers are in isolation and being tested...
| The media's being warned to stay off the northern Tasmanian property at the centre of a suspected murder investigation. Police have now released the name of the man whose body was found at a Reedy Marsh home on Tuesday evening. The...

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