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Understanding the value of nature based tourism

12 December 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is committed to supporting unique Tasmanian nature based tourism experiences, which are helping to grow our economy, encourage visitation and create jobs in every corner of the state.

Tasmanian Businesses continue to be the most confident in the country

10 December 2019 Topping off an incredible year for Tasmanian businesses and the economy, the NAB Business Survey has revealed today that Tasmanian businesses continue to be the most confident in the country.

A better deal for Tasmanian pubs and clubs and a better deal for the Community

9 December 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is delivering its commitment to facilitate a sustainable gaming industry in Tasmania that supports freedom of choice, minimises harm, backs jobs and provides increased returns to fund Government services.

A better deal for Tasmanian pubs and clubs and a better deal for the Community

9 December 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is delivering its commitment to facilitate a sustainable gaming industry in Tasmania that supports freedom of choice, minimises harm, backs jobs and provides increased returns to fund Government services.

Houston, we have a problem

8 December 2019 It’s no wonder that Jennifer Houston has been sent out on this ‘smoke screen’ press conference rather than the Shadow Treasurer.

Driverless bus hits the road

6 December 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is delivering Tasmania’s first Driverless Electric Bus Demonstration in partnership with the RACT and the City of Hobart.

Great results for Tasmanian retailers

5 December 2019 In a win for retailers heading into the busy festive season ABS data today confirms Tasmania’s retail trade grew 3.6 per cent over the year to October 2019, the second fastest state in the country. What’s more, Tasmanian retail trade grew at the fastest rate in the country in the month of October.

Tasmania continues to top the nation on economic pace and strength

4 December 2019 The ABS has confirmed today that strong investment in Tasmania over the year to September quarter 2019, saw State Final Demand grow at 3.1% for the year - the highest growth in the country - and triple the rate of demand growth nationally.

Tasmania’s economic strength under Liberals, welcomed by Labor

3 December 2019 Former Labor Minister for economic recession, David O’Byrne, has paid credit to how far Tasmania has come under the Hodgman majority Liberal Government, stating at today’s Government Business Enterprise scrutiny hearings “we are very happy with the economy.”

New Chair for Port Arthur Board

3 December 2019 Mr Grant O’Brien has been appointed as Chairperson for the Port Arthur Historic Site Management Authority (PAHSMA), continuing on from Professor Sharon Sullivan, who retires after 20 years of exemplary service.

TCCI Report confirms Tasmania’s strong economic success

2 December 2019 Tasmania is going from strength to strength with the TCCI Tasmania Report confirming today that in 2018-19 all industry sectors grew for the first time ever, demonstrating our economic success is broad-based, resilient and creating jobs right around the State.

Next step in the sale of Elizabeth Street Pier

2 December 2019 With the Tasmanian economy now the strongest growing in the nation it is expected the sale of Elizabeth Street Pier will attract competitive buyers.

Power$mart Homes program open

29 November 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is committed to reducing the cost of living pressure for Tasmanians.

Protecting and promoting Tasmania as the eco-tourism capital of the world

28 November 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government has a Plan for Tasmania to be the eco-tourism capital of the world, and with National Geographic last week confirming Tasmania as the #1 adventure tourism destination globally, we are delivering for Tasmanians.

Cape Bruny Lighthouse works support the local economy

26 November 2019 The Cape Bruny Lighthouse works were planned in 2017, well before the proponent submitted their proposal through our EOI initiative.

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Power$mart Homes program open

29 November 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is committed to reducing the cost of living pressure for Tasmanians.

Protecting and promoting Tasmania as the eco-tourism capital of the world

28 November 2019 The Hodgman majority Liberal Government has a Plan for Tasmania to be the eco-tourism capital of the world, a…

Cape Bruny Lighthouse works support the local economy

26 November 2019 The Cape Bruny Lighthouse works were planned in 2017, well before the proponent submitted their proposal thro…