Making the Great Eastern Drive even greater

Making the Great Eastern Drive even greater

The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is committed to a safer driving experience for both Tasmanian locals and visitors alike. We also want to attract more visitors to our regions to fully experience all that Tasmania has to offer.

NAB confirms again Tasmania has best business conditions in the nation

The NAB Monthly Business Survey results for July 2019 confirm, for the seventh month in a row, Tasmania’s business conditions are the best in the nation, three times better than the national result in trend terms. The Survey also found that Tasmania’s businesses were...

Your Speed is Our Safety – slow down for road workers

Everyone has a right to a safe working environment and that extends to our road workers who are delivering the Hodgman majority Liberal Government’s record infrastructure spend across Tasmania. In the past seven years, there have been two road workers killed on...

Recognising excellence in STEM

The 2019 Tasmanian STEM Excellence Awards for excellence in science, technology, engineering and maths are now officially open for nominations. Launching in line with National Science Week (10-18 August), these awards recognise our leading local scientific...

Bright ideas to shine at National Science Week

Thousands of Tasmanian students have helped kick off National Science Week with hundreds of exciting events in Tasmania this morning. Bringing together great minds, big ideas and a thirst for knowledge, Australia’s largest science festival makes the interesting, the...

Supporting our science community

Tasmania is home to some of the nation’s best scientists, and the Hodgman majority Liberal Government is committed to supporting our growing science and research community. We recognise that our scientific community is vital for our future economy, quality of life,...

Clearing the way – taking action for Hobart traffic

New tow trucks to remove traffic-blocking vehicles have arrived in Hobart to assist us to deliver on our plan to reduce congestion in Hobart during peak periods. Getting where you need to go, when you need to be there is important for all Tasmanians. So from today, a...

Continuing to protect Tasmania’s most vulnerable

This week in Parliament the Hodgman Majority Liberal Government will remain focused on growing our economy, delivering our plans in health, education, housing and protecting Tasmania’s most vulnerable. It also provides the opportunity for the Government to call Labor...

Taking Tassie’s best drops to the world

When it comes to supporting Tasmania’s agricultural industries, there is no stronger supporter than the Hodgman majority Liberal Government. We have a target to grow the annual farm gate value of Tasmania’s agricultural sector to $10 billion by 2050, and to do this we...

Securing a bright digital future

The Hodgman Liberal Government is committed to creating opportunities for Tasmanian businesses to prosper in the digital economy, build the workforce of the future by strengthening the link between industry and education, and ensure that all Tasmanians have the...

Parliament approves new Greater Hobart Act

The Tasmanian Parliament has now passed the Government’s landmark legislation to provide for greater collaboration between Southern councils and Government. The Greater Hobart Act is an exciting step towards fostering a framework to support decision making between the...

Backing Tasmanian businesses to deliver for our community

The Hodgman majority Liberal Government believes our Tasmanian businesses deserve a fair go when it comes to winning Government contracts to deliver services and projects in our community. That is why our Buy Local policy changed the procurement rules to be more...

CommSec report confirms Tasmania’s economy is strong

The latest CommSec State of the States Report confirms that the Tasmanian economy is one of the strongest performing in the nation, and that the Hodgman Liberal Government’s long term Plan is working. According to the report, Tasmania ranks third out of all States and...

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