Ticketing solution for Tasmanian public transport users

Ticketing solution for Tasmanian public transport users

The Government has provided $7.5 million to Metro Tasmania for the development of an integrated ticketing system to allow seamless travel across all service providers in the Tasmanian public transport network. In 2017/18 over 84 per cent of Metro passengers regularly...

More police for Launceston

More police for Launceston

The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is delivering its commitment to boost front-line police numbers and keep Tasmanians safe. Since coming to office in 2014, we have restored police numbers following savage cuts to Tasmania Police by the disastrous Labor-Green...

More people getting the Metro Tasmania bus

More people getting the Metro Tasmania bus

The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is committed to reducing traffic congestion, building a better public transport service, while supporting our advanced manufacturing industries and improving the lives of all Tasmanians. The latest Metro Tasmania annual report...

A very strong performance by TT-Line

A very strong performance by TT-Line

Tasmania’s nation-leading tourism sector is one of our greatest strengths and the Hodgman Liberal Government is its strongest supporter. TT-Line’s annual report confirms our Spirits continue to fuel the strong growth in our visitor economy. It reports a record 867...

Tasmania’s economy surges ahead says CommSec

Tasmania’s economy surges ahead says CommSec

The October 2019 Commsec State of the States Report, once again confirms that the Tasmanian economy is surging ahead, and that the Hodgman majority Liberal majority Government’s long term Plan is working. According to the report, Tasmania now ranks second out of all...

Quality Time saves young lives on the road

Quality Time saves young lives on the road

The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is committed to reducing the number of deaths and serious injuries on our roads to zero by 2050. Today, we launched the Quality Time campaign at the Jordan River Learning Federation, to encourage more young Tasmanians to take...

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.

Australian Space Agency agreement

Australian Space Agency agreement

Yesterday’s agreement with the Australian Space Agency will open the door to expand our science and technology sectors, drive economic growth and create even more skilled jobs for Tasmanians that will be vital for our future.

New program to help learner drivers

New program to help learner drivers

Great news for families of learner drivers planning to take their P licence test. I've just kicked off a new pilot program, allowing learner drivers to take their P test with local driving instructors, in addition to our government service. It starts this Monday! What...

BMX championships are coming to Launceston

BMX championships are coming to Launceston

The BMX Australia National Championships are coming to Launceston in 2020! Held on March 23 to March 29 2020, the event is expected to attract more than 3,750 visitors to the state, with riders coming from all over Australia and New Zealand. Our Government is...

Laying the infrastructure pipeline for Tasmania’s future

Tasmania has the nation’s most confident businesses and the Hodgman majority Liberal Government is committed to ensuring our private sector continues to benefit from a strong economy. That is why at the last election, we promised to release an annual Infrastructure...

Taking Tasmanian produce and products to the world

The announcement by the Morrison Government of a major boost to the Tasmanian Freight Equalisation Scheme is fantastic news that will deliver more investment and outcomes for Tasmanian businesses. The changes will provide an even playing field for Tasmanian businesses...

2019 GovHack registrations now open

The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is proud to support this year's GovHack event, aimed at identifying new ways of repurposing data to create insights and benefits for government, industry and the wider Tasmanian community. We are heading into an increasingly...

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