Will Hodgman

Premier of Tasmania

19 results found:

Forestry volumes continue to rise

Wednesday 4 December 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

Tasrail continues to grow its services to the forestry industry, recording a 25 per cent increase in volume over the previous year.This reco...

New Chair for TasRail

Wednesday 4 December 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

As Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, I’m pleased to announce that Mr Stephen Cantwell has been appointed as Chair of TasRail ...

Ticketing solution for Tasmanian public transport users

Wednesday 4 December 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

The Government has provided $7.5 million to Metro Tasmania for the development of an integrated ticketing system to allow seamless travel ac...

Know what to do when you see red and blue

Sunday 1 December 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is taking action to protect our emergency service workers attending roadside incidents.As of today, ...

Tenders called for Invermay intersection upgrades

Saturday 30 November 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

The Invermay intersection upgrades are one step closer with the Hodgman majority Liberal Government calling for tenders to construct two of ...

Delivering key Hobart City Deal projects

Saturday 30 November 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

I’m pleased to announce progress on infrastructure projects, with WSP Australia Pty Ltd awarded the tender to deliver detailed design ...

New ferry set to service Bruny Island residents and visitors

Thursday 28 November 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

The first of Sealink’s new Bruny Island ferry fleet will be ready to hit the water next month.The $7.5 million, 45 metre vessel will p...

Embarrassing mistake as Labor goes off half cocked

Thursday 21 November 2019

Michael Ferguson, Leader of Government Business in the House of Assembly

Labor’s claims that a nurse protesting outside a hospital could be fined or even jailed are as untrue as they are hypocritical.Section...

Recognising excellence in STEM in 2019

Wednesday 20 November 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Science and Technology

Tasmania’s STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) leaders have been celebrated at the fourth annual Tasmanian STEM Ex...

Tasmania tops the nation in business confidence again

Wednesday 20 November 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Small Business

*** Embargoed until 1am 20 November 2019***The latest Sensis Business Index results demonstrates beyond doubt that our plan is working, with...

Labor fails community expectations again

Tuesday 19 November 2019

Michael Ferguson, Leader of the House

Labor’s refusal to support guaranteed jail time for child sex offenders, is a further indictment on their soft on crime approach.Comme...

Dr Broad’s woeful traffic inquiry performance

Thursday 14 November 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

Labor’s infrastructure spokesperson Dr Shane Broad has confirmed that, after half a decade in opposition and just two years after an e...

Dodgy Dave strikes again

Tuesday 12 November 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

David O’Byrne’s embarrassing misunderstanding of Tasmania’s infrastructure investment highlights why Labor cannot be trust...

Moving forward on the Richmond Road Master Plan

Tuesday 12 November 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

Key safety upgrades under the Richmond Road Master Plan will begin next week following the awarding of the tender to Tasmanian company Hazel...

Tasmanian innovators put to the test

Tuesday 12 November 2019

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Science and Technology

Some of Tasmania’s best and brightest minds are today taking part in the inaugural MyState Bank Innovation Challenge Day as part of a ...

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