Premier of Tasmania

Will Hodgman

Premier of Tasmania

Media Releases

Reissued: Student attendance critical to education outcomes

Tuesday 27 September 2016

Data released by the Department of Education today shows that school non-attendance rates are still too high, proving the need for change as...

Director of Racing

Tuesday 27 September 2016

Tasmania’s Director of Racing, Tony Murray, will step down from his position after more than a decade in the role.Tony has worked tire...

40 years of the TFES

Tuesday 27 September 2016

Forty years on, the Tasmanian Freight Equalisation Scheme continues to underpin our State’s strong economic growth.Established by the ...

Student attendance critical to education outcomes

Tuesday 27 September 2016

Data released by the Department of Education today shows that school non-attendance rates are still too high, proving the need for change as...

Backpacker tax decision welcomed

Tuesday 27 September 2016

The Hodgman Liberal Government welcomes the Federal Government’s decision to reduce the proposed backpacker tax to 19 per cent, a leve...

Floods grants close on Friday

Tuesday 27 September 2016

Sport and recreation clubs and not-for profit organisations are being encouraged to apply for Tasmanian Government flood-recovery grants bef...

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