Premier of Tasmania

Will Hodgman

Premier of Tasmania

Media Releases

Support for the future of the Building Industry

Wednesday 17 January 2018

Tasmania is in the midst of a construction boom fuelled by both the private sector and the Hodgman Liberal Government’s $2 billion inf...

Light Rail under City Deal will benefit local businesses

Wednesday 17 January 2018

A Hobart City Deal that incorporates Light Rail will be a game-changer for residents and businesses along the currently non-operational rail...

Gambling, EGM expenditure down according to latest independent study

Tuesday 16 January 2018

Gambling in Tasmania has continued to decline, according to the latest SEIS study, which I am releasing today.The report finds that overall ...

Improved toilet facilities at Bruny Island

Monday 15 January 2018

The Hodgman Liberal Government is continuing to meet the needs of our increased tourist visitation with a new toilet facility now open at th...

White confirms will scrap wages cap, wreck budget

Monday 15 January 2018

After months of trying to dodge the issue, the Leader of the Opposition Ms White has finally come clean on public sector wages – revea...

Bumbling Bacon must explain backflip on venue-operator model

Sunday 14 January 2018

Labor’s bumbling Shadow Treasurer, Scott Bacon must explain why he is now opposing something he voted for three months ago.This week M...

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