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Parliament House, Tasmania

State Development - Macquarie Point

Looking at the master plan for Macquarie Point, there are a number of extremely exciting proposed developments there.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  7 Sep 2021

Parliament House, Tasmania

Treasury - Macquarie Point

The vision of the Government has changed three or four times since the area of land first became a possibility.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  6 Sep 2021

City Planners Around Table

Science and Technology – Macquarie Point Science Precinct

Glenys Jones and Keith Sainsbury have proposed that a science centre of sustainability could be established at Macquarie Point.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  24 Nov 2020

Log Pile at the Port of Burnie, Tasmania

Resources – Macquarie Point Stockpile

It is quite apparent that the stockpile of whole logs at Macquarie Point has grown.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  26 Nov 2020

Legislation, Clause Being Highlighted

Macquarie Point Development Corporation Amendment Bill 2018

It is a bill to remove the voice of Tasmanians from debate about this most central part of our capital city.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  18 Oct 2018

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

Transport Minister Kept in the Dark Over Rail Tracks Removal

The decision to pull up rail tracks on the Macquarie Point site was made without the approval or knowledge of Infrastructure and Transport Minister.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  17 Oct 2017

Hobart, Tasmania

Why Radio Silence on Macquarie Point Native Forest Exports?

It is now more than four months since the Liberals announced that Hobart's port would be turned into a woodchip and log export facility.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  5 Feb 2017

Museum of Old and New Art (MONA), Tasmania

Warped Liberal Politics Put MONA's Macquarie Point Vision at Risk

The Tasmanian Greens welcome the vision within the MONA Macquarie Point cultural plan, and the focus on Truth and Reconciliation.

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  10 Dec 2016

Water Reservoir

Hands Off Minister Fails on Macquarie Point

The potential of Hobart's railyards site is in jeopardy as a result of a hands-off Minister and failure prioritise the transformation of Macquarie Point.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  16 Nov 2016

Log Pile at the Port of Burnie, Tasmania

Macquarie Point Woodchip Export Deal Suspicious

Majestic Timbers Australia did not register as a company until 10 days after Mr Gutwein had stated that terms had been agreed to.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  15 Sep 2016

Overland Track, Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park, in the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area, Tasmania

Forestry EOI Process Won't Revive Native Forest Logging

The Minister for Forests is dreaming if he believes there is a viable future in native forest woodchip or whole log exports.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  8 Jul 2016

Hobart, Tasmania

Eden Project Unique Opportunity for Tasmania

The world renowned Eden Project has expressed interest in establishing its first Southern Hemisphere base in Hobart at Macquarie Point.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  8 Jun 2016

Waste, Pile of Rubbish

Macquarie Point remediation and Copping c-cell

There is legacy waste issue with Macquarie Point, what is going to happen to the waste, and where it is going?

Dr Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  29 Oct 2015

Pile of Woodchips

Macquarie Wharf Woodchip Madness

Southern Tasmanians are entitled to know whether or not the Hodgman Government is serious about exporting woodchips from Macquarie Point.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  30 Jan 2015