Improving the model for returning land to Aboriginal communities

Minister for Aboriginal Affairs

Improving the model for returning land to Aboriginal communities

Friday, 28 June 2019

Today’s release of the Consultation and Stakeholder Feedback Report: Improving the model for returning land to Aboriginal communities, is another step forward on the road to reconciliation with Tasmanian Aboriginal people.

We want to see more land returned to Tasmanian Aboriginal people and reviewing the model for returning land is the first step in this process and a crucial part of the Hodgman Liberal Government’s Reset Agenda.

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Recognising Tassie’s sporting heroes

Minister for Sport and Recreation

Recognising Tassie’s sporting heroes

Friday, 28 June 2019

Nominations for the next round of inductees into the Tasmanian Sporting Hall of Fame are now open.

Tasmania is an island known for its sporting prowess, and the Tasmanian Sporting Hall of Fame features a long list of sportspeople who have reached the highest levels of Australian and world sport.

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Supporting a multicultural island

Minister for Disability Services and Community Development

Supporting a multicultural island

Thursday, 27 June 2019

Tasmania has a rich culturally diverse community, with people from 177 different countries, speaking 159 different languages calling our island state home.

To support this growing population, the Hodgman Liberal Government is committed to a fully inclusive, harmonious and respectful multicultural island, which values and respects the diversity, and recognises the strengths that people of all cultures, languages and faiths from every corner of the world bring to Tasmania.

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Tasmanian Government committed to early diagnosis of autism

Minister for Disability Services and Community Development

Tasmanian Government committed to early diagnosis of autism

Wednesday, 5th June 2019

The Hodgman Liberal Government is committed to improving the lives of Tasmanians with autism, the second largest primary disability in Tasmania.

In 2018, the Government provided an additional $450,000 of support on top of existing funding for the early diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and ongoing funding for the Autism Co-operative Research Centre.

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Aboriginal Employment Strategy

Minister for Aboriginal Affairs

Aboriginal Employment Strategy

Wednesday, 5th June 2019

The Hodgman Liberal Government is committed to ensuring all Tasmanian Aboriginal people benefit from a growing economy.

Today we are releasing the finalised Tasmanian State Service Aboriginal Employment Strategy to 2022 that demonstrates how we are working to close the gap in employment inequality experienced by Aboriginal people.

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