They may be over 5000 kilometres from their nearest polling place in Tasmania, but Australian Antarctic Division (AAD) staff in Antarctica will still have their votes counted this federal election thanks to the AEC and the often extraordinary lengths it goes to in ensuring Australians can have a say on election day.
Researchers from the Blue Whale Study are travelling on Spirit of Tasmania day sailings to observe blue whales along the ships’ route during the peak of the blue whale feeding season.
With RACT patrols seeing firsthand the results of poor vehicle maintenance, the organisation is encouraging motorists to undertake some simple checks to ensure their vehicle is ready for the cold of Tasmania’s winter.
A sassy Tasmanian Devil called Juniper is the face of Spirit of Tasmania’s new Chatbot which was launched today. The Facebook Messenger campaign will engage and inspire new audiences to drive on board Spirit of Tasmania and enjoy road tripping through Tasmania.
Tasmanian motorists are being urged to support fuel retailers that are offering prices below $1.40 a litre, after weeks of continued high prices hitting hip pockets around the state.