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… We struggle to see the achievement of the Liberal’s promise of “A fairer, faster, cheaper, simpler planning system”. The Liberal’s mantra also said things like: “Small business and Tasmanian families struggle daily with the red and Green tape involved in development applications. A majority Liberal Government will remove this burden” … • Sophie Underwood: Planning scheme locks in weakened protections and locks out the…
02.24 / 23:20
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… An historical error may be corrected, if the seat of Prosser is created, and the northern boundary of the Southern Midlands comes to match that of Prosser. Does the central midlands have more in common with the Southern Midlands, than the Northern Midlands and satellite towns of Launceston?…
02.24 / 23:20
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A Tasmanian coalition of community groups galvanises opposition to a new statewide planning scheme as the Property Council promotes its…
02.24 / 23:19
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Celebrated artist Max Angus is remembered for his love of Tasmania's many "wonderful"…
02.24 / 21:35
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A man who shot dead his estranged wife on a busy Hobart road shows no remorse, continually outlining a litany of complaints about her to police, a court…
02.24 / 08:03
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Three of 10 Chinese nationals charged over Tasmania's biggest cocaine bust are expected to be extradited to Victoria next…
02.24 / 06:17
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A Tasmanian baby leaf producer is trying out cover crops to help improve soil…
02.24 / 05:35
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A State Government takeover of TasWater is under "active consideration" and will speed up the job of water and sewerage upgrades by five years, Treasurer Peter Gutwein…
02.24 / 05:14
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Liquid oceans believed to be on the moons of Jupiter and Saturn provide the most likely sites for finding extra-terrestrial life in our solar system, write Andrew Martin and Andrew McMinn from the University of…
02.24 / 03:08
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Attention! Woof! Go! Lomu and Snap, the chocolate kelpies, love rowing practice on the River Derwent each morning, assisting Michele Duffy coach her…
02.24 / 03:08
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The Story Island Project is collecting real-life tales of life on and around the Brooker Highway to inspire creativity and improve literacy among school…
02.24 / 02:28
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Logging in order to "rebuild the state's forest industry" will happen, the Tasmanian Government says despite environmentalists warning wilderness areas will be lost under the plan to end the "Peace Deal"…
02.24 / 02:04
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If Peter Gutwein’s meeting today with David Downie and the 29 councils goes as it is planned, Tasmanians will need to hold onto their cups through the media storm and hope for the best. With no plans to fund TasWater themselves, Peter Gutwein’s government is imitating a force of nature this week.  This may in part be because Mr Gutwein’s Federal counterparts have said no to TasWater’s plea for more funding…
02.23 / 23:08
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The notion that men are inherently more capable than women is the target of a forum aimed at empowering females to strive…
02.23 / 19:57
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