Naked Chef anniversary chopping boards made from Tasmanian wattle

One Jamie Oliver superfan has released the ultimate ode to the Naked Chef to celebrate the show’s 20 year anniversary. David Cuff, formerly of Launceston, owns Big Chop which sells large chopping boards made from Tasmanian timber. He said he got the idea make and sell large chopping boards after seeing similar ones used by …

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Council issues warning to dog owners after poisoned meat found in suburban Adelaide park

Dog owners have been warned to be vigilant when walking their pets in public spaces, in the wake of poisoned meat being found in a suburban Adelaide park. Key points: Baited kidneys were found in a park at Dernancourt on Monday The City of Tea Tree Gully Council and SA Police are both investigating The …

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QVMAG exhibit sheds light on Tasmanian conservation

Natural Visions: The Camera and Conservation in Tasmania is the latest exhibition at the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery to capture the state’s beauty. The exhibit focuses on the development of the Tasmanian conservation movement and how the art of photography shaped campaigns that focused on the protection of the planet and its natural …

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Brisbane Broncos star on thin ice as NRL club reserves right to sack him during 12-month probation

Brisbane Broncos star Tevita Pangai Jr will miss the rest of the 2020 NRL season and be on probation for the next year after meeting with club bosses last week. Key points: He breached the Broncos’ biosecurity bubble to go to a barbershop opening Pangai Jr admitted it was not the only time he had …

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Independent consultant gives car park green light

Plans for the University of Tasmania to build a $5 million car park at Invermay have been recommended for approval by an independent consultant. As the development application is on the City of Launceston council’s land at 2-4 Invermay Road off Forster Street, an independent planning consultant was brought in to evaluate the project. The …

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Banks still charging dead people, new watchdog finds

A watchdog created by the banking industry in the wake of a scathing royal commission into the sector has dropped a report critical of institutions’ poor efforts to hold themselves accountable. Key points: More than 20,000 breaches of the new code were reported within a six month period The code of practice was devised by …

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Council agrees to repatriate Preminghana petroglyphs

The City of Launceston has agreed to repatriate ancient Aboriginal rock carvings from the West Coast that have been held at the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery for almost 70 years. The council has submitted a permit application to be assessed by the Aboriginal Heritage Council with final sign-off by Aboriginal Affairs Minister Roger …

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Formula One on the cards after Tailem Bend picked to host two Supercars races

South Australia’s Premier says the state does not have “buckets of cash” but would back a bid from the Murraylands town of Tailem Bend to host the Australian Grand Prix next year. Key points: The Bend Motorsport Park will host two Supercars races in September The track is also able to host Formula One races …

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Tasmanian mineral exploration spending weakest since 2004

Tasmania’s mining pipeline is narrowing, with mineral exploration spending at its lowest level since late 2004. Spending in the year to the end of June totalled $11 million, down from $19.3 million in the previous year, according to seasonally adjusted Australian Bureau of Statistics figures. Spending had declined for four consecutive quarters since it totalled …

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Man arrested, investigations continue after woman allegedly assaulted by men at Darwin beach

Police have arrested a 29-year-old man following the alleged serious assault of a woman by a group of men at a popular Darwin beach on Friday night. Key points: The woman was allegedly seriously assaulted by a group of men near Casuarina Beach A 29-year-old man was arrested on Saturday and remains in custody Anyone …

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