Will Hodgman

Premier of Tasmania

Latest news

Statement from Mark Shelton

Tuesday 17 October 2017

Mark Shelton, Speaker of the House of Assembly

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...

Auditor-General’s report into procurement at the Glenorchy City Council

Tuesday 17 October 2017

Peter Gutwein, Minister for Planning and Local Government

The Auditor-General’s report into procurement at the Glenorchy City Council is very concerning.The report, tabled in Parliament today,...

Progress on Cradle Mountain Master Plan supports local jobs

Tuesday 17 October 2017

Roger Jaensch, Parliamentary Secretary for Small Business, Trade, and Red Tape Reduction

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

Crunch time for Labor on 4WD tracks

Tuesday 17 October 2017

Adam Brooks, Liberal Member for Braddon

The Hodgman Liberal Government will tomorrow call for the Parliament to support our Plan to reopen access to the Arthur Pieman area to four ...

Army contract boost for Penguin Composites

Tuesday 17 October 2017

Roger Jaensch, Parliamentary Secretary for Small Business, Trade, and Red Tape Reduction

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

Elise Archer, Minister for Environment and Parks

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

Rene Hidding, Minister for Infrastructure

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...

Incentive scheme to update life jackets

Monday 16 October 2017

Rene Hidding, Minister for Infrastructure

Being out on the water is part of the Tasmanian way of life, so it’s important to keep safe.With a new Australian standard for life ja...

Restart a Heart Day – You Can Save Someone’s Life

Monday 16 October 2017

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

Ambulance Tasmania has joined forces with St John’s Ambulance, Red Cross, the Heart Foundation and the Australian Resuscitation Counci...

Extra hospital beds having an impact

Monday 16 October 2017

Michael Ferguson, Minister for Health

The Hodgman Liberal Government’s strategy of opening extra hospital beds to deal with Emergency Department demand pressures is startin...

Commonwealth Bank closure of Somerset branch disappointing

Sunday 15 October 2017

Joan Rylah, Liberal Member for Braddon

It is extremely disappointing that Commonwealth Bank have announced their intention to close the Commonwealth Bank branch in Somerset.This p...

Labor cannot deliver for Tasmania’s children

Sunday 15 October 2017

Jacquie Petrusma, Minister for Human Services

Labor promised 30 Child and Family Centres in 2009, and then broke their promise and failed to deliver.Re-announcing the same policy over an...

Gone Fishing Day

Sunday 15 October 2017

Jeremy Rockliff, Minister for Primary Industries and Water

National Gone Fishing Day (October 15) is a great reason to join with keen Tasmanian anglers at Fromberg’s Dam.Gone Fishing Day is an ...

Commemorating Tasmania’s first Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day

Sunday 15 October 2017

Joan Rylah, Liberal Member for Braddon

The Hodgman Liberal Government is committed to supporting families who experience infant loss and loss during pregnancy by moving to officia...

Wineglass Bay track upgrade complete

Sunday 15 October 2017

Elise Archer, Minister for Environment and Parks

One of Tasmania’s most iconic tourism experiences, the walk to Wineglass Bay from the lookout to the beach, has now been re-opened aft...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11