Premier of Tasmania

Will Hodgman

Premier of Tasmania

Media Releases

EOI Open For 2019 Year 11/12 Extensions

Tuesday 17 October 2017

More students will have the opportunity to stay on and study Year 12 at their local high school, with expressions of interest now open for h...

Statement from Mark Shelton

Tuesday 17 October 2017

I am humbled and honoured to have been sworn in as the 39th Speaker of the House of Assembly at Government House today.I look forward to con...

Progress on Cradle Mountain Master Plan supports local jobs

Tuesday 17 October 2017

An important milestone in the Cradle Mountain Master Plan has been reached following a competitive selection process with Cumulus Studio cho...

Army contract boost for Penguin Composites

Tuesday 17 October 2017

Tasmanian businesses have an outstanding reputation for manufacturing and innovation, and in a further boost Penguin Composites has won a vi...

Arthur Pieman Tracks

Monday 16 October 2017

I note the decision by the Federal Government that our plan to allow for off-road vehicle access in the Arthur Pieman Conservation Area is a...

Hobart light rail

Monday 16 October 2017

Claims that the former freight rail line to Macquarie Point has been removed are false. The rail line remains in place.Some disused spur lin...

Premier's message to Tasmanians