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Hobart City Deal


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City Deal

Our shared vision is to guide and encourage investment to leverage Hobart’s natural amenity and build on its position as a vibrant, liveable and connected global city.

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More about Hobart Airport: Building a direct international gateway

Hobart Airport: Building a direct international gateway

We will enhance our international connections by establishing Border Services and an Australian Federal Police presence at the Hobart Airport to support international flights when they commence. This will support international tourism and provide Tasmanian businesses with greater access to international markets.

More about Antarctic and Science Precinct at Macquarie Point

Antarctic and Science Precinct at Macquarie Point

We will continue our work to establish the Antarctic and Science Precinct at Macquarie Point, which will support activation of the site and enhance Hobart’s position as a gateway to the Antarctic and Southern Ocean.

More about Greater Hobart Transport Vision

Greater Hobart Transport Vision

We will deliver an integrated and collaborative approach to transport management and continue to invest in a reliable, sustainable and cost effective transport system, supporting active transport and improving the efficiency of private car travel.

More about Affordable housing and urban renewal

Affordable housing and urban renewal

We will encourage and invest in a more accessible and diverse housing mix to drive urban renewal and improve housing affordability.

More about Activating the Northern Suburbs Transit Corridor

Activating the Northern Suburbs Transit Corridor

We will support the activation of the Northern Suburbs Transit Corridor through transit-oriented development that prioritises urban renewal and improves housing supply, affordability and diversity.

More about Strategic collaboration and governance

Strategic collaboration and governance

We will establish a Greater Hobart Act to provide a framework to drive collaboration between the Clarence, Glenorchy, Hobart and Kingborough councils and the Tasmanian Government to encourage strategic decision making across the region.

More about A smart, liveable and investment ready city

A smart, liveable and investment ready city

We will progress initiatives that will support us to be a smart, liveable and investment ready city, including collaborating with the University of Tasmania as it progresses the relocation of its southern campus into the CBD and investing our cultural, arts and investment opportunities.

More about Hobart City Deal

Hobart City Deal

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Implementation Plan

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A step forward in delivering Bridgewater Bridge

Southern Tasmania's Bridgewater Bridge replacement is building momentum, with tenders being called for geotechnical investigations to inform the detailed design options for the new crossing.

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Work underway on Arthur Highway overtaking lane

The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is getting on with the job of delivering our South East Traffic Solution commitment to improve safety and travel times for commuters and visitors on the Tasman and Arthur Highways in the state’s south.

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Clearing the way – towing to begin on Macquarie Street

Tough new measures will be introduced on Macquarie Street as a part of the Hodgman majority Liberal Government’s ongoing package to bust congestion in Hobart.

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Economic boost on its way from Hobart City Deal

Hobart is set to reap the economic, jobs and housing rewards of its $1.6 billion City Deal with today’s release of the Implementation Plan outlining how projects will be delivered across the first three years of the deal.

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Getting on with the job of delivering the Bridgewater Bridge

The Commonwealth and Tasmanian governments will deliver on their promise to build a new Bridgewater Bridge.

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Southern Outlet traffic solution gets a lift

The Hodgman majority Liberal Government is getting on with the job of improving traffic flow throughout Hobart.

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Work progressing as we deliver on key Hobart City Deal projects

A dedicated transit lane on Hobart’s Southern Outlet is one step closer with the call for tenders today for a consultancy on detailed design options for this key project.

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Tenders open for important housing projects

Tenders for the construction of two important housing projects have been advertised this weekend.

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First Affordable Housing Action Plan targets exceeded

The Hodgman Liberal Government set ambitious housing targets that, despite challenges in the market, have been met or exceeded.

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Parliament approves new Greater Hobart Act

The Tasmanian Parliament has now passed the Government’s landmark legislation to provide for greater collaboration between Southern councils and Government.

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Clearing the way - taking action for Hobart traffic

New tow trucks to remove traffic-blocking vehicles have arrived in Hobart to assist us to deliver on our plan to reduce congestion in Hobart during peak periods.

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