News
 

Delivering better water infrastructure sooner

17 April 2019 The Hodgman Liberal Government is working in partnership with TasWater to deliver better water infrastructure, sooner through its landmark $200 million equity investment.

Deloitte confirms Tasmania’s strong economy

15 April 2019 Tasmania continues to be a better place to live than ever before, and today’s Deloitte Access Economics Business Outlook confirms that Tasmania’s economy has continued to perform strongly, supported by good population growth, household consumption, and public and private investment.

Bec-onomics would drive Tasmania back into debt and deficit

10 April 2019 The only question left unanswered from Parliament is how would Rebecca White and Labor fund their proposed $280 million cash splash on an unsustainable, unaffordable 3 per cent public sector wage rise?

A step forward for Greater Hobart

10 April 2019 The Hodgman Liberal Government is committed to capitalising on the many exciting possibilities on the horizon for our capital city, while also effectively managing and planning for pressures our city faces as it grows.

Discipline key to protecting Tasmania’s financial future

9 April 2019 Under the Hodgman Liberal Government, our State’s balance sheet and our economy are strong, and maintaining budget discipline is crucial to ensuring our state continues to thrive.

Deliberate disruption to public services by unions

2 April 2019 The deliberate disruption to public services, the closure of schools and the refusal by the AEU to allow members to properly consider the new wages offer from the Government shows that this week’s strikes are all about union grandstanding and supporting Federal Labor’s election campaigns.

Intimidation tactics by union unacceptable

31 March 2019 The Government has received extremely concerning feedback from teachers who claim they felt intimidated by the AEU into voting against the Government’s previous wage offer.

Tasmanian Quality Meats looking to expand

30 March 2019 The Hodgman Liberal Government is a strong supporter of Tasmania’s primary industries and has a target to grow the farm gate value of agriculture to $10 billion by 2050.

Charitable rates remissions

29 March 2019 The Government is consulting with key stakeholders such as TasCOSS and the Local Government Association regarding the recent High Court decision on charitable rates remissions.

Another improved pay rise offer for public servants

29 March 2019 In a meeting with union leaders today, we have outlined an improved wage offer to public servants which will provide a seven per cent pay rise over three years.

Driving business growth in Tasmania

27 March 2019 Tasmania’s small businesses are one of the state’s key drivers of jobs and investment growth, and we are further strengthening our focus on small business through the launch of the new Tasmanian Business Growth Strategy 2019-2023.

West Coast takes off

26 March 2019 The Hodgman Liberal Government is a strong supporter of growing tourism on the West Coast, and we are enabling this through the trial of an air service linking Hobart and Strahan.

Mount Wellington Cable Car Authority issued

22 March 2019 I have today granted the Mount Wellington Cableway Company an Authority that enables it to access Wellington Park to undertake site investigations.

A step forward in seeing a cable car become a reality

21 March 2019 A cable car on Kunanyi/Mt Wellington has been discussed for more than 100 years. It’s time a proposal is properly considered, and the Hodgman Liberal Government believes that process should occur.

Rebecca White’s hypocrisy exposed in Parliament

21 March 2019 Rebecca White’s breath-taking double standards exposed in Parliament today demonstrate once again that she has no principle and no policies

Latest news

New Cradle Mountain shuttle buses hit the road

16 August 2019 Cradle Mountain is one of Tasmania’s iconic visitor destinations and a major visitor draw card driving demand i…

Getting the balance right to grow opportunities throughout Tasmania

15 August 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government understands we must protect what is special about our way of life so it…

Nation’s strongest growing economy delivering more jobs

15 August 2019 Under the Hodgman majority Liberal Government, Tasmania has seen a dramatic turnaround in economic performance …