Latest News - Tasmania

The state of Tasmania has been ordered by the Supreme Court to produce documentation underpinning a decision to grant two mining licences in wilderness areas.

The latest annual crime statistics show a 10 per cent drop in reported offences across Tasmania, but police want further reductions.

Two Victorian men have been charged with drug offences after police found $100,000 worth of ice during a raid on a Launceston hotel.

Footage of a deep-sea reef off eastern Tasmania shows an explosion of marine colour up to 80 metres below the surface and accessible only by specialist divers.

A truck which rolled off a Tasmanian highway was carrying a shipping container filled with alcohol, police say.