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Armed hold-up attempt in motorbike gear

The hunt is on for an armed intruder after an incident in Hobart's north last night (Thursday). Police say a man wearing a helmet and white...

Targa Tasmania death

Police have named the Targa Tasmania competitor killed in a crash on the Lyell Highway today (Friday) as Shane Navin from New South Wales. The 68...

Spiteful A-League draw in Launceston

Western United coach Mark Rudan (AAP Image/Dean Lewins)  Ten-man Western United have held Wellington Phoenix at bay to earn a 1-1 draw and move within touching...

Man dies in Huon Highway crash

A 39-year-old man has died in a single vehicle crash on the Huon Highway, south of Hobart Emergency services were called to the incident just south...

Hettie Adams' latest honour

Millions of eyes and ears will be on a young Tasmanian chosen to perform the national anthem at the Collingwood / Essendon Anzac Day match. Former...

Orange-bellied Parrot progress

A bumper breeding season for Orange-bellied Parrots at Tasmania's Melaleuca is being celebrated. 192 birds were counted ahead of their migration to the mainland for the...

Man shot outside Launceston home

A man is recovering in hospital after being shot outside a home in Invermay. It's the latest in a spate of gun crime incidents that have...

Hobart-Auckland flights begin

  Direct flights between Tasmania and New Zealand have officially returned after a 23-year hiatus, as part of the newly established trans-Tasman travel bubble. An Air New...

New ferry to ease Bruny woes

Bruny Islanders and holidaymakers are being assured a newly-launched ferry will help address frustrating bottlenecks at the popular southern destination. The Parrabah, constructed by Hobart shipbuilder...

Hydrogen hub plans for Bell Bay

Bell Bay Advanced Manufacturing Zone has welcomed news the Federal Government will fund several hydrogen hubs around regional Australia, including at Bell Bay. $275 million is...

Coles Recalls Tas Salmon Product

Coles is recalling Coles Tasmanian Smoked Salmon 150gm, sold in Coles Supermarkets and Coles Online in Victoria (excluding Mildura) and Western Australia. The recall has been...

Bubble not burst yet

Tasmanian and New Zealand Health officials will meet on Wednesday to discuss any possible implications of a new coronavirus case at Auckland airport. It comes only...

Grandfather's "distressing" LGH wait

The family of an elderly Riverside man, who had to wait 30 hours before being admitted to a ward at the Launceston General Hospital, wants...

Concern over NW fire resources

The United Firefighting Union claims Devonport's sole fire station was unmanned for nearly two hours last Thursday night. A recall crew was unable to be rallied...

Rosny lifeline

The Rosny Golf Course has been thrown a lifeline of sorts before its operator lease expires at the end of the month. Clarence City Council has...

Royal Commission welcomed by those in Tas

Independent Member for Clark Andrew Wilkie has welcomed the Federal Government's decision to hold a Royal Commission into veteran and serving member suicides. He is hoping...

Mostert breaks two year drought

Chaz Mostert has broken his two year drought of Supercars wins with his first-ever Symmons Plains victory, to wrap up the Tasmanian round. It was his...

Hobart prepares for NZ flights

A travel bubble between Australia and New Zealand is now underway after both countries had success in containing coronavirus. People are allowed to cross the Tasman...

Man dies in trailbike tragedy

A northwest Tasmanian man is dead after a trail bike crash on the state's West Coast on Sunday.  Police say the man in his 30s was...