Lake Malbena Federal Court decision

13 November 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government notes the decision of the Federal Court.

NAB confirms Tasmania’s economy is the envy of the nation

12 November 2019 In another strong endorsement for the Hodgman majority Liberal Government, Tasmanian businesses continue to be among the most confident in the country.

New facilities for Seal Rocks State Reserve on King Island

8 November 2019 King Island locals and visitors will soon enjoy better access to Seal Rocks and the island’s stunning south western coastline with works starting on a new access-friendly path and viewing platform.

Tasmania Leading the way on Climate Change Action

8 November 2019 The 2019 Report Card on the Hodgman majority Liberal Government’s Climate Action 21: Tasmania’s Climate Change Action Plan 2017-2021 has been released.

Cradle Mountain Precinct to deliver for the North West

6 November 2019 Cradle Mountain is one of Tasmania’s iconic visitor destinations and a major visitor draw card, expected to attract up to 339,000 visitors by 2020. That is why the Hodgman majority Liberal Government is committed to delivering the Cradle Mountain Master Plan and has made an unprecedented investment of $56.8 million for the development of essential infrastructure at the new Visitor Gateway and at Dove Lake.

Walls of Jerusalem National Park visitors to benefit from upgrade works

6 November 2019 The Walls of Jerusalem National Park in the heart of Tasmania’s Wilderness World Heritage Area (TWWHA), is our second most popular backcountry walking destination, hosting 6000 – 8000 visitors annually.

Tasmania’s Record Retail Trade

4 November 2019 In a win for Tasmanian retailers and testament to the Hodgman majority Liberal Government’s Plan to grow the State’s economy, the ABS has today confirmed retail trade is now a record $558 million per month.

Upgrading the Remarkable caves visitor experience

31 October 2019 Visitors to Remarkable Cave will be able to enjoy greatly improved infrastructure following the upgrade to the popular Tasman Peninsula site.

Treasurer's Annual Financial Report

31 October 2019 The Treasurer’s Annual Financial Report 2018-19 (TAFR) confirms the Hodgman majority Liberal Government once again has balanced the budget and delivered a modest surplus for the fourth year in a row of $66 million, while remaining net debt free, holding $774 million in net cash and investments.

Showcasing and protecting Tasmania

30 October 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government’s Expression of Interest (EOI) process is supporting unique Tasmanian nature based tourism experiences, which are growing our economy, encouraging visitation and creating local jobs.

New Parks and Wildlife Website supporting visitors to experience our spectacular natural environment

30 October 2019 Our parks and reserves are the envy of the world and an important part of the Tasmanian way of life.

Labor and Greens in lockstep opposing sensible tourism jobs

30 October 2019 Labor has shown its true colours joining with the Greens to oppose the Government’s expression of interest process for sensible and appropriate tourism developments in our national parks, reserves and Crown land.

Tasmania’s nation leading economy recognised

29 October 2019 Tasmania’s economy is surging ahead, and the Hodgman majority Liberal Government’s long term plan is working.

Tasmania’s economy surges ahead says CommSec

28 October 2019 The October 2019 Commsec State of the States Report, once again confirms that the Tasmanian economy is surging ahead, and that the Hodgman majority Liberal majority Government’s long term Plan is working.

2020-21 State Budget Community Consultation

26 October 2019 Advertisements have been placed in the three major Tasmanian newspapers today inviting written submissions from the Tasmanian community as part of the 2020-21 Budget process.

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Tasmania continues to hit new jobs records

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