Improving Bruny Island amenities

Liberal Member for Franklin

Improving Bruny Island amenities

Sunday, 12 May 2019

The popular and historically significant Cape Bruny Lighthouse Visitor Site on South Bruny Island will be greatly improved with a new four cubicle wheelchair accessible toilet facility.

The works are the first scheduled in a series of site improvements planned for the Cape Bruny Lighthouse site which will be undertaken over the next few years.

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A boost for our Men’s Sheds

Minister for Disability Services and Community Development

A boost for our Men’s Sheds

Saturday, 11 May 2019

The Hodgman Liberal Government is a strong supporter of our community organisations and the important work they do right across Tasmania.

Men’s Sheds play an integral part in promoting a sense of community, while providing a safe, supportive environment where men can form friendships, learn and share skills, and receive support and advice on their health and wellbeing.

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Call for organisations to help grow female sport in Tasmania

Minister for Sport and Recreation

Call for organisations to help grow female sport in Tasmania

Thursday, 2 May 2019

Playing sport is key to establishing lifelong healthy habits, and has a range of individual and social benefits, including improving physical and mental health, fostering social skills, and developing teamwork and leadership skills.

Our $10 million Levelling the Playing Field commitment for women’s and girls’ sport facilities is by far the largest investment per capita by any state or territory government, and it shows the Hodgman Liberal Government’s proud commitment to women’s sport.

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A helping hand for Tassie’s dogs

Liberal Member for Franklin

A helping hand for Tassie’s dogs

Tuesday, 30th April 2019

The Dogs’ Homes of Tasmania plays a vitally integral part in caring for abandoned dogs.

The Hodgman Liberal Government is a strong supporter of the Dogs’ Homes of Tasmania, and has provided much-needed support of $150,000 to undertake critical works programs at the organisation’s Risdon Vale home.

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Fostering a more inclusive Tasmania

Minister for Disability Services and Community Development

Fostering a more inclusive Tasmania

Thursday, 18th April 2019

The Hodgman Liberal Government is committed to creating a confident and inclusive community where all Tasmanians are treated fairly, with respect and have an equal opportunity to engage in Tasmanian life.

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Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability

Minister for Disability Services and Community Development

Royal Commission in Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability

Friday, 5th April 2019

The Tasmanian Government welcomes today’s announcement by Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Minister for Families and Social Services, Paul Fletcher on the establishment of the Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability.

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Barnardos Mother of the Year

Minister for Women

Barnardos Mother of the Year

Thursday, 4th April 2019

On behalf of the Tasmanian Government, I would like to offer my warm congratulations to Barnardos 2019 Tasmanian Mother of the Year Sallee Zanardi.

Sallee is mother to 11 children, aged between four months and 23 years – a truly amazing feat.

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Harmony Week bringing together Tasmania

Minister for Disability Services and Community Development

Harmony Week bringing together Tasmania

Monday, 18 March 2019

Tasmania is a vibrant and inclusive community, and Harmony Week is a chance to celebrate the diversity that makes our state so great.

Welcoming diversity in our community is even more important now than ever before, following the tragedy in Christchurch.

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Inspirational Tasmanian women recognised on Honour Roll

Minister for Women

Inspirational Tasmanian women recognised on Honour Roll

Friday, 15 March 2019

Tasmania is full of exceptional women from a diverse range of backgrounds, but one thing that unites them is their commitment to advancing the status of women and girls, and making a significant contribution to our state.

The Hodgman Liberal Government is committed to empowering and promoting the dedication and hard work of women, while ensuring their achievements are never forgotten.

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