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Major spend on TFS equipment

Tasmanian firefighting abilities have now been given another major boost, with the arrival of new German-built tankers obtained through a multi million dollar state government spend. They'll enable firefighters to conduct high-rise rescues and fight blazes...

Yachtie rescued

Search and rescue crews from as far away as Victoria have assisted in saving a Canberra man over the weekend, after his yacht engine failed off the state's east coast. The nine-metre vessel was in trouble...

Financial assistance for hotel quarantine workers

The Tasmanian Government has announced wage supplements for hotel quarantine workers to minimise the risk of a coronavirus outbreak in the facilities. It comes as the state's first international repatriation flight touches down in Hobart on...