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Christmas surprise at the Royal Hobart Hospital

In the lead up to Christmas, children in the Royal Hobart's Hospital's paediatric ward were paid a surprise visit. The Variety Book Monster and one of the hospital’s assisted therapy dogs,...

Tasmanian tourism skyrockets

It seems people just can't get enough of Tasmania. They are coming in big numbers, staying longer, travelling far and wide and spending more. Nearly 1.3 million people visited Tasmania last...

Hobart shooting

A man's in police custody after a 27 year old woman was shot in the stomach at a private home in Hobart's Claremont last night in Cammeray Road. The woman, whose...

Cradle's golden future

Cradle Mountain's lure to tourists is on the road to hitting new heights as work gets underway on a new visitors centre featuring a cafe and upgraded parking. The region's already...

Labor rolls the dice on pokies

After months of urging and taunts from the Liberal Party, Labor has unveiled its policy on pokies which the party hopes will be a game changer. Under the policy all poker...

Xmas apathy blast

  Tasmania's businesses are being given a wake up call to either dive into the Christmas season or pay the price. The state's Small Business Council's Robert Mallett is sensing the usual...