Go ahead for new bridge

THE much-anticipated new $786 million Bridgewater Bridge has cleared its final planning hurdle and will be open to traffic in three years. The largest transport infrastructure project in Tasmanian history, last week the bridge received planning approval from the independent Major Projects Assessment Panel. The project is funded through a partnership between the Tasmanian and … Continue reading

Willow Court tourism push

WITH tourists to Tasmania firmly in its sights, Derwent Valley Council has begun looking at Willow Court with an eye to the contemporary display techniques employed at Port Arthur and the Cascades Female Factory.