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Labor government to deliver $5 million New Norfolk Sports Package

An Albanese Labor government will deliver upgrades to New Norfolk sporting and community facilities, partnering with the Derwent Valley Council to help deliver the New Norfolk Sports Package....

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Turning Tasmania's Airport Into Economic Powerhouses

An Albanese Labor Government will help turn Launceston and Hobart airports into economic powerhouses, upgrading facilities and laying the groundwork for thousands of new jobs across Tasmania....

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Labor will bring back the Sorell Centrelink

An Albanese Labor Government will reopen the Sorell Centrelink providing a full time staff of six to provide face to face service for the communities of Sorell and the south east coast. The Sorell...

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Scott Morrison ignoring Northern Tasmania on Housing

New polling has again underscored how important housing affordability is for Northern Tasmania but Scott Morrison has detailed no plan to deal with this issue.   In Lyons, 67.6 per cent of survey...

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Labor commits $2.3 million to Brighton Soccer and Community Infrastructure

An Albanese Labor government will invest $2.3 million to help deliver the Seymour Street Masterplan in the fast-growing Brighton municipality.   The funding will help deliver two full-size soccer...

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Sorell Memorial Hall set for Labor government upgrade

An Albanese Labor government will partner with Sorell Council to deliver critical upgrades to Sorell Memorial Hall ahead of the town’s bicentennial celebrations. Federal Member for Lyons Brian...

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Prospect Vale Park future-proofed under federal Labor

A federal Anthony Albanese Labor Government will invest $500,000 at Prospect Vale Park to upgrade change rooms and club facilities, bringing this busy community sporting precinct into the 21st...

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Liberals must come clean on plan to shut down regional GP services

The Tasmanian Federal Liberals must immediately come clean on whether they support a Liberal senator’s radical proposal to shut down GP services in regional Australia. This extraordinary proposal...

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Labor commits $500,000 to St Helens RSL facelift

An Albanese Labor Government will invest $500,000 in the St Helens RSL Revitalisation Project. Labor is committed to working with community groups to identify key projects with the greatest social...

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Transcript - Doorstop with Richard Marles in Hobart

E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP INTERVIEW HOBART THURSDAY, 17 MARCH 2022   SUBJECTS: Labour force figures; cost of living pressure on families; Labor’s plan for cheaper child care and power bills; Free...

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