Premier of Tasmania

Will Hodgman

Premier of Tasmania

Media Releases

Union disrupting services to push for bigger pay rises

Tuesday 23 October 2018

Tomorrow’s Union industrial action is designed to cause disruption to families and to a range of essential services, in order to push ...

AEU justification for strike action is wrong

Tuesday 23 October 2018

The AEU’s industrial action tomorrow is extremely disappointing given that the Government has employed an extra 142 teachers and 193 t...

Response to Grattan Institute Report: Measuring Student Progress

Tuesday 23 October 2018

The Tasmanian Government welcomes the Grattan Institute’s report Measuring Student Progress:  A state-by-state report card, ...

Devonport City Abattoir

Monday 22 October 2018

JBS has advised the Government of its intention to permanently cease being the operator of its Devonport City Abattoir on 15 November 2018.J...

AMENDED School Closures

Monday 22 October 2018

Due to industrial action by the Australian Education Union this Wednesday 24th October, 65 schools will be closing earlier than usual.Studen...

Ignore bogus or prank phone calls asking people to rent their homes out

Tuesday 17 April 2018

Housing Tasmania has been made aware of a bogus call made this morning to a private address to see if the owner could rent out part of her p...

Premier's message to Tasmanians