Tasmanian News

Tasmanian heat

Tasmania Fire Service have responded to and contained more than 30 vegetation fires in the past 24 hours.    The current Total Fire Ban remains in place...

Five rescues in Tasmania in 24 hours

Police on Tasmania's Westpac Helicopters have been kept busy with five rescue missions across the state yesterday. It started at 7am, one helicopter went to a...

Hobart light rail hopes on track

A light rail corridor connecting Hobart's CBD and the northern suburbs is back on the cards following the City Deal agreement made yesterday by the...

Fifth Waverley assault charge

A fifth person has now been charged over the alleged attempted murder and aggravated armed robbery of a man who was found on a road...

The Premier rocks out at Mona Foma

Mona Foma's first event in Launceston has been hailed a resounding success by curator Brian Ritchie. The event over the weekend saw performances from Gotye and...

Waverley assault charges mount

  A 25 year old Rocherlea man has become the fourth person has been charged - following the serious assault in the Launceston suburb of Waverley...

Remains found on beach believed to be human

The discovery of skeletal remains, believed to be human, on a Hobart beach has prompted a forensic investigation. Police say they bones, which were discovered by...