March 5, 2018 13
The Liberal vote started well and crept up remorselessly through the evening. Lambie failed entirely. It was all pretty mundane. But Tasmania has surprised us before. It will again.
March 5, 2018 7
The Liberals are duly pleased with themselves for having run a campaign based on bread-and-butter economic fundamentals, aided by the economy's undeniably strong performance on Premier Will Hodgman's watch.
February 28, 2018 14
Has Jacqui Lambie killed her state team's chances by backing the Liberals ahead of her 2019 Senate tilt?
January 29, 2018 3
In Australia's poorest state, Labor represents a default setting that voters gravitate back to after their infrequent acts of rebellion.
June 15, 2016 1
The former Tasmanian mining minister used an email account at his mining company while holding the portfolio. But he says it's fine, as he had a filter to stop him seeing things he shouldn't.
June 8, 2016 2
Freelance journalist and Tasmanian Times contributing editor Bob Burton asks, why is AMP so interested in supporting the Tasmanian Liberals?
November 5, 2015 3
The tide of public opinion is turning against pokies in Tasmania. And MONA's David Walsh looks set yet again to come up trumps. Economist and accountant John Lawrence explains.
April 14, 2015 4
The Tasmanian government's proposed expansion of the tourism industry threatens everything great about Tassie's wilderness, writes Bert Spinks, freelance writer and bushwalking guide on the Overland Track.
January 8, 2015 6
Proposed new defamation laws for Tasmania could have an Australia-wide chilling effect on free speech.
October 13, 2014
Supervising the island state ... Jobs go at universities ... Facebook fail by Queensland politician ...