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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.

Assisting southern Councils maintain recycling service

10 September 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government has supported Hobart, Glenorchy, Clarence and Kingborough Councils to reach an agreement with SKM receivers, KordaMentha, to continue the operation of the Derwent Park recycling facility.

National Threatened Species Day

7 September 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is committed to safeguarding our natural environment and protecting the Tasmanian way of life.

Another positive step in delivering the Devonport Living City Project

7 September 2019 The Devonport Living Cities Project is transforming the local community and is driving confidence, growth and jobs in North-West Tasmania.

Public comment sought to improve our environmental legislation

5 September 2019 Tasmanians are invited to have a say on the draft Environmental Legislation (Miscellaneous Amendments) Bill 2019, which contains a range of proposed improvements for Tasmania’s environmental legislation.

Tasmania outgrows nation

4 September 2019 The Australian Bureau Statistics State Final Demand data for the June 2019 quarter, released today, shows Tasmania’s economic growth has once again outperformed the nation and all other states.

Retail trade growth highest in nation

3 September 2019 Today’s Australian Bureau of Statistics retail trade data for July 2019 is great news for Tasmanian retailers who recorded the fastest growth in monthly trade in the nation.

Reimagining our Treasury Buildings

30 August 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government has taken the view that there is an opportunity to reimagine the purpose of the Treasury Buildings complex for the benefit of all Tasmanians whilst enabling improved public access and enhancing the heritage aspects of these magnificent buildings.

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