Local Tasmanian news
Councillor Betts re-elected as Waverley Mayor
September 25, 2014
Waverleyâ€™s longest serving Councillor Sally Betts has been re-elected as Mayor,
which marks her sixth Mayoral term during an almost 20 year career as a coun...
Removing borders for tradies
September 23, 2014
New laws making it easier for certain licensed tradespeople to operate across State
and territory borders have this afternoon passed by NSW Parliam...
WARNING - ELECTRIC HOT WATER BOTTLE RECALL
September 04, 2014
NSW Fair Trading Commissioner Rod Stowe is urging consumers not to use electric
hot water bottles, also known as electric heat packs, that are being recalled after...
NSW BACKS NATIONAL RECALL OF INFINITY CABLE
August 27, 2014
NSW Fair Trading Commissioner, Rod Stowe, has welcomed the national recall of Infinity-branded electrical cables, commonly used for household and commercial electri...
POLICE HUNT KERB-CRAWLING PERVE
July 17, 2014
Police are on the lookout for a kerb-crawling paedophile who approached a pair of young girls in Coogee.
Two girls aged 10 were outside public toilets on Ard...
SAFETY ALERT - USB STYLE CHARGERS
June 27, 2014
Fair Trading Commissioner Rod Stowe is warning consumers about the potentially fatal
risk of using non-compliant USB style chargers following the recent death of a...