Important COVID-19 update 31 July 2021

Saturday 31 July 2021

Public Health Services have declared 11 local government areas (LGAs) in south-east Queensland (QLD) as high-risk (Level 2) from 4:00 pm today, Saturday 31 July. The declaration is in response to new cases of COVID-19 in QLD and that State’s announcement of a lockdown for these areas. Anyone currently in Tasmania (arriving before 4:00 pm…

Update to face mask requirements for travellers from Victoria

Friday 23 July 2021

People currently in Tasmania who have been in Victoria on or since 8 July, and are not currently subject to a quarantine requirement, will not be required to wear a face mask in public or limit movement in the community from 12:01am tomorrow, Saturday 24 July. People currently in Tasmania who have been in South…

Important COVID update 20 July 2021

Tuesday 20 July 2021

TASMANIAN MASK RULES HAVE CHANGED ▶ People who have been in Victoria on or since July 8 and not currently in quarantine will continue to need to wear facemasks and avoid gatherings while in public until at least midnight July 23. ▶ People who have been in South Australia on or since July 8 and are now…

Trotting to cease in Tasmania

Thursday 1 April 2021

Reintroduced as a trial in July 2018 and confirmed to continue in January 2020 subject to Industry support, trotting races in Tasmania have failed to achieve the support from the industry that was hoped for. Although there was strong initial support the decline has been obvious specifically over the last 7 months with races being…