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Real time fuel pricing paying off

There are indications the government's new petrol price website is having an impact. It's been a month since real time fuel price reporting became law in Tasmania and the RACT's Stacey Pennicott says in the four...

Tarkine protesters arrested

Three of the 12 protesters who swarmed the Riley Creek mine site on the state's West Coast have landed in legal strife. A 30 year old Glen Huon man and 26 year old Blackstone Heights man...

Tasmania's peaceful magpies

An absence of Magpie attacks in Tasmania is captivating mainland media. It is the season for magpies to terrorise humans entering their nesting territories including a recent vicious strike in Victoria's Sale on a 68 year...

Have your say: Bridgewater Bridge concepts

Four top construction companies are in the race to build the new Bridgewater Bridge, either beside the existing ageing span or replacing it completely. The State Government is after public feedback on two possible designs (pictured),...

Tas could open to NSW by early November

Interstate travel back and forth between much of the mainland remains on track to start on Monday October 26th. Premier Gutwein's provided an update on the state's reopening. As for travel involving Victoria, he's keeping December 1st...

Kitten season means all hands on deck

Tasmania's largest cat shelter is gearing up for an influx as kitten season begins. As warmer weather sets in - an estimated 400 felines a week are expected to pass through the Ten Lives Centre in...

TV show filming on West Coast

Filming of the SBS mystery series The Tailings is underway in Queenstown and Strahan and there's a chance for locals to feature on camera. The story by Tasmania's Caitlin Richardson is about a teenage girl searching...

Hoon shocker: drunk, speeding and disqualified

A 29-year-old motorcyclist is in serious trouble, police charging him with drink driving and high-range speeding over a ride near Brighton yesterday afternoon. Highway patrol officers spotted the man overtaking dangerously on double white lines on...

Touring flight to the icy continent

Tickets for the next sightseeing flight departing Tasmania for Antarctica are now on sale. It's just the second time since 1994 a flight of its kind will depart Hobart. There will be six different seating options ranging...

Melton Mowbray traffic blitz

The Tasmania Police Road Safety Taskforce was out in force last night (Friday) for a blitz at Melton Mowbray in the Southern Midlands. They were joined by Transport Safety Inspectors, Parks and Wildlife Service rangers and...