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Detectives probe prison bashing

Police are investigating a serious assault at Risdon Prison. The ABC reports an inmate was rushed to hospital with facial fractures...

Sustainable Timber's burn-off fail

Accountability questions are flying over Sustainable Timber Tasmania's regeneration burn which blew up into a bushfire that has been shrouding...

Tassie tourism boost

Tourism in Tasmania has been given a substantial boost, after the Federal Government announced a $1.2 billion package to support...

Devonport's newest ship

Increased freight capacity for Bass Strait is on the horizon, as Tasmanian company SeaRoad's latest charter vessel 'MV Liekut' departs...

Two charged over Sorell attack

A 51-year-old man remains in a serious condition in hospital after being attacked at Sorell yesterday afternoon. Two men aged 19...

Maritime program to sail out of Tasmania

There's a major blow for the Launceston-based Australian Maritime College, losing its lucrative contract to train Pacific Island navy and...

Winter wine festival skews to reds

Following the popularity of last month's Tasmanian Wine Festival in Hobart's Botanic Gardens, attention is turning to a winter version...

New hospital for Hobart

Hobart City Council's approval of the Tasman Private Hospital is being hailed as an indication council can deal with controversial...

More positive jobs signs

Tasmania's employment landscape is showing signs of strengthening further. Job vacancies rising by 13.3% in Tasmania last month in data from...