Winning artist has a brush with big time
HE Tasmanian-born artist who was awarded the 11th Glover Prize said the $40,000 from the nation's richest annual landscape award would ensure he didn't have to take up a day job, ahead of the impending birth of his second child.
Pool crackdown appeal
There are calls for greater restrictions on the sale and use of inflatable pools following the drowning death of a toddler.
Tas baby drowns in inflatable pool
It is believed the baby boy fell into a backyard inflatable swimming pool in New Norfolk and was found by family members about 5.20pm on Tuesday.
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Tasmanian gun dealers cool on amnesty changes
"But once it became clear that wasn't the case, then the commissioner of course had no choice but to withdraw the exemption."