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kunanyi / Mount Wellington

Mt Wellington Cableway Company

The Mt Wellington Cableway Company has launched its development application to Hobart City Council.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  13 Jun 2019


kunanyi / Mount Wellington

MWCC Moves In on kunanyi, Facing Public Opposition

The 6,000 or more Tasmanians who gathered in protest in the foothills of kunanyi/Mt Wellington last May stand ready to defend the mountain.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  12 Jun 2019


Container Deposit Machine

State Government should build on single-use plastics by-law

The decision by Hobart City Council to pass a by-law that will phase-out and then end single-use takeaway plastics welcome news.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  5 Mar 2019


Hobart, Tasmania

Macquarie Point Development Corporation Amendment Bill 2018

It is disappointing for people in Hobart, Greater Hobart and Tasmania to have been so thoroughly shut out of this process at this point.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  18 Oct 2018


Hobart, Tasmania

Foreign Influence in Local Government Elections

This is in order to give the House an opportunity to debate foreign influence in Tasmania.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  27 Sep 2018


kunanyi / Mount Wellington

Hodgman Refuses to Rule Out Further Support for Cable Car

In Parliament today, the Premier refused to rule out further tangible support for the proposed cable car.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  21 Aug 2018


Hobart, Tasmania

kunanyi / Mt Wellington Cable Car - Requirement for Legislation

Over the past five years, the Government has done everything possible to get a cable car across the Organ Pipes to the summit of kunanyi.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  21 Aug 2018


Cruise Ship

Archer Dismisses Hobart Cruise Ship Health Concerns

Bunker fuel used by cruise ships visiting Hobart is a serious health hazard which has been recognised by the World Health Organisation.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  2 Nov 2017


Hobart, Tasmania

Hobart City Council Needs to Reject Inappropriate, Ugly Skyscrapers

If the Hobart City Council listens to the community and abides by its Planning Scheme, it will reject the two Fragrance Group skyscrapers proposed for Hobart.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  8 May 2017


Hobart, Tasmania

Hodgman Should Follow Hobart City Council's Australia Day Example

The Greens welcome Hobart City Council's decision to review their Australia Day celebrations and write to the Federal Government about changing the date.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  4 Apr 2017


kunanyi / Mount Wellington

'Open For Business' Ensures Cable Car Proponent's Easy Ride

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  4 Nov 2015


Waste, Pile of Rubbish

Zero waste target and bottle deposits essential

The introduction of a state-wide, landfill levy hypothecated 100% to waste management, will be fundamental to the success of a zero waste to landfill strategy.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  16 Sep 2015


Public Meeting, Town Hall

State Political Donations Reforms Push

The Hobart City Council’s formal vote supporting tougher political donations disclosure laws for local government candidates.

Nick Mckim  |  Media Release  |  11 Feb 2015