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Backing our tourism innovators

16 October 2019 Tasmania is an in-demand destination where local, interstate and international visitors seek experiences in our unrivalled natural environment.

Working together and delivering results for Tasmania

15 October 2019 Last month, in recognition of the unique challenges Tasmania faces with housing affordability and homelessness, the Hodgman majority Liberal Government and the Morrison Liberal Government entered into an historic agreement to waive Tasmania’s historic housing-related debt.

Ensuring taxpayers are getting value for their money

9 October 2018 To ensure Tasmanians can reap the benefits of record investments in health, education and the infrastructure our growing state needs, government must be efficient and focus on frontline delivery.

O’Byrne lets cat out of the bag on Labor tax grab

9 October 2019 Labor’s former failed Economic Development Minister David O’Byrne has confirmed Tasmanian politics worst kept secret, that under a future Labor Government you will pay more tax.

8 October 2019

The Hodgman majority Liberal Government welcomes today’s Tasmanian Government Fiscal Sustainability Report, released by Treasury, which confirms our finances are strong and our Plan is working.

Point of Consumption Tax

7 October 2019 As announced in the 2019-20 State Budget, the Tasmanian Government will introduce a Point of Consumption Tax on wagering from 1 January 2020.

Getting more apprentices and trainees on the job

3 October 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government’s number one priority is to create jobs for Tasmanians, and our Plan is working.

Work to begin on Waterfall Valley hut upgrade

2 October 2019 Work will shortly begin on the Hodgman majority Liberal Government’s $3 million upgrade of huts along the Overland Track, commencing at the Waterfall Valley node.

Making it easier to report litter

1 October 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is making it easier for Tasmanians to report rubbish dumping to help keep our Island clean.

Tasmania’s confident businesses creating more jobs

25 September 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government’s number one priority is to create jobs for Tasmanians, and our Plan is delivering.

Strongest growing economy delivering more jobs for Tasmanians

19 September 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government’s number one priority is to create jobs for Tasmanians, and our Plan is delivering.

High voltage Targa Tasmania

20 September 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government welcomes the announcement that electric vehicles will participate in Targa Tasmania for the first time for the event’s 30th anniversary in 2021.

Protecting our heritage and cutting red tape

19 September 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government welcomes the passing of the Historic Cultural Heritage Bill 2019 through the Legislative Council today.

Labor’s reheated leftovers from economic hangover

13 September 2019 Labor’s reheating of the former, failed Economic Development Minister, David O’Byrne, as Shadow Treasurer demonstrates just how out of touch they remain on Tasmania’s economy.

Parliament passes stricter penalties for illegal waste dumping

12 September 2019 Today, the Parliament passed the Litter Amendment Bill 2018, significantly increasing penalties for illegal dumping, which reflect the seriousness of the offence and subsequent costs to the community.

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