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Stephen's Resignation Statement to Senate Colleagues
02-Nov-2017 :
On the 2nd of November 2017 Stephen resigned from the Senate - please read Stephen's Resignation..
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Helping Wynyard RSL improve facilities
27-Oct-2017 :
Local veterans and the wider Wynyard community will benefit from a grant to improve facilities a..
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Support for smart farming
27-Oct-2017 :
North-West farmers, fishers and community and industry groups are encouraged to apply for new gr..
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Helping small business invest
22-Oct-2017 :
More than 1800 North-West small businesses have utilised the Federal Government’s instant ..
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Veterans' Employment Awards
17-Oct-2017 :
North-West businesses and veterans are being encouraged to nominate for the inaugural Veterans&r..
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Young Tasmanians off welfare and into work
10-Oct-2017 :
Almost 100 long-term unemployed across North-West Tasmania are getting off welfare and into work..
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Safer communities fund round open
03-Oct-2017 :
Tasmanian councils and community groups are encouraged to apply for funding to tackle crime and ..
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Checking for lost superannuation
02-Oct-2017 :
Records show that North-West Tasmania has more than 9000 unclaimed superannuation accounts worth..
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Regional Education Review visits Tasmania
25-Sep-2017 :
West Coast and Circular Head residents are being given the opportunity to have their say on local ed..
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Supporting Regional Communities
25-Sep-2017 :
The North-West community will benefit from three key funding commitments under the Federal Governmen..
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Drug action team for Tasmania
22-Sep-2017 :
Communities throughout regional Tasmania are uniting to tackle the scourge of ice, drugs and alcohol..
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Supporting regional arts
21-Sep-2017 :
North-West artists, arts workers and organisations are being encouraged to apply for Festivals Austr..
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Local bridge renewal projects
19-Sep-2017 :
Three new Tasmanian bridge projects will be delivered for the North-West and West Coasts under t..
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Government bans excessive card surcharges
04-Sep-2017 :
Excessive card surcharging has now been banned for all businesses, continuing the Federal Libera..
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Online access to local aged care data
21-Aug-2017 :
Tasmanian families and businesses are set to benefit from a user-friendly website that provides ..
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Federal funding approved for Bass Highway safety upgrades
18-Aug-2017 :
- Four dangerous intersections to be upgraded near Wynyard - Improvements to include a new rou..
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Youth Jobs PaTH
15-Aug-2017 :
Youth Jobs PaTH is a new, flexible program designed to prepare young people for work. It also en..
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King Island Airport Freight Precinct Funding
03-Aug-2017 :
King Island is set to benefit from an airport freight precinct which has been awarded funding th..
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Become an organ donor in record time
01-Aug-2017 :
Circular Head residents are encouraged to sign up as organ donors in record time, through the ne..
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Country to Canberra Leadership Competition
01-Aug-2017 :
Country to Canberra has launched its prestigious 4th annual Leadership Competition for young rur..
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New clubroom for Cradle Coast canoers
24-Jul-2017 :
New clubroom for Cradle Coast canoers • Cradle Coast Outrigger Canoe Club upgrade offi..
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Improved medical facilities for Wynyard
12-Jul-2017 :
Residents in the Wynyard region will soon benefit from improved facilities at the Wynyard Medica..
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Fresh approach to seasonal work
11-Jul-2017 :
A range of incentives are in place for unemployed people to undertake seasonal horticultural wor..
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Supporting Community Tree Projects
11-Jul-2017 :
Circular Head community groups and organisations are being urged to apply for funds to start their o..
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Working to reduce drug crime
11-Jul-2017 :
New data shows Australia’s law enforcement and intelligence agencies are arresting more cr..
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Flu Vaccinations
10-Jul-2017 :
Vaccinations to protect Australians against four strains of this year’s influenza virus ar..
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Funding support for Smithton Foreshore
24-May-2017 :
A Circular Head environmental project will receive funding support of $250,000 from the Turnbull..
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Chance for students to WIN Antarctic Trip
15-May-2017 :
Tasmanian students are being encouraged to name Australia’s new icebreaker vessel for a chance..
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Landcare Award Nominations Open
15-May-2017 :
North-West Tasmanians are being urged to recognise those who are working to protect the environment ..
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Supporting our Community Broadcasters
15-May-2017 :
New funding for Australia’s community radio sector highlights the vital role local stations pl..
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Support for King Island Volunteers
01-May-2017 :
King Island volunteers and those they help will benefit from the latest round of Australian Gove..
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Gallipoli campaign retold through music
25-Apr-2017 :
The Turnbull Government has announced more than $29,000 for the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra to ..
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Community safety focus of CCTV upgrade
21-Apr-2017 :
The Burnie CCTV network will be upgraded and expanded with delivery of a Federal Government commitme..
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Women in the Liberal Party
18-Apr-2017 :
In February this year, more than 90 members of the Liberal party met at the Town Hall in Launceston ..
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Honouring Circular Head Service
31-Mar-2017 :
The Circular Head RSL Centenary Committee has received a grant to honour the service and sacrifice o..
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ANZAC resources for schools
27-Mar-2017 :
North-West Tasmanian schools are receiving books and posters to educate students about Australia&rsq..
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Supporting Local Innovation
22-Mar-2017 :
North-West Tasmanian councils and organisations are able to apply for up to $5 million in funding to..
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Bridges Renewal Programme
21-Mar-2017 :
North-West residents have the opportunity to nominate which local bridges need repairing or upgr..
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Works start on Dial Regional Sports Complex
15-Mar-2017 :
- Regional Sports Complex will include two ovals and a community pavilion area. - New facilit..
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Support to Preserve Community Heritage
10-Mar-2017 :
Tasmanian community organisations are being encouraged to apply to the Community Heritage Grants pro..
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Queenstown airstrip upgrade funding delivered
10-Feb-2017 :
• $7,500 in funding allocated to upgrade Queenstown airstrip under Round 4 of the Australian Go..
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Dial Regional Sports Complex
21-Dec-2016 :
The Tasmanian Liberal Senate Team has welcomed a Deed of Agreement signing for the Dial Regional Spo..
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International Delegations visit State
06-Oct-2016 :
Presiding officers from parliaments throughout the world are gathering in Hobart this week. ..
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Senate President Election
30-Aug-2016 :
Tasmanian Senator Stephen Parry has today been unanimously re-elected President of the Senate. ..
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