Premier of Tasmania

Will Hodgman

Premier of Tasmania

Media Releases

King River Rafting

Thursday 19 January 2017

I am a strong supporter of King River Rafting and I recognise the important contribution it makes to jobs and tourism on the west coast.&nbs...

Unemployment falls to 6.4%

Thursday 19 January 2017

Tasmania’s unemployment rate has fallen to 6.4 per cent, with 225 new jobs created last month.ABS statistics released today show since...

Strong support for salmon farming welcomed

Thursday 19 January 2017

It was extremely heartening to attend today’s rally and see the strong support for Tasmania’s world class salmon industry.The sa...

Tasmania's arts reputation cemented

Thursday 19 January 2017

Tasmania’s reputation as a creative industries leader is set to be cemented with the official commencement of construction on the new ...

Wooden Boat Festival sets sail for 2017

Thursday 19 January 2017

The 2017 MyState Australian Wooden Boat Festival is now just two weeks away and I am very proud that the Tasmanian Government is continuing ...

Three Capes Track will not be logged

Wednesday 18 January 2017

The Greens have today been caught out trying to create fake news.Despite their claims, there will be no harvesting in or adjacent to the Thr...

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