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Spirits of Tasmania

If the docking point in Victoria is to be moved from its current position in Port Melbourne to Geelong that would have far reaching consequences.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  4 Mar 2020

Estimates Reply - Attorney-General

Cassy O'Connor delivers a reply to budget estimates, discussing the death of a horse at the Brighton training tracks.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  12 Jun 2019

Seven Months of Silence from Liberals on Polo Pony Deaths

Seven months after this tragedy we still have no clarity on what caused the deaths of 16 horses on the Spirit.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  29 Aug 2018

Spirit of Tasmania - Deaths of Polo Ponies

TT-Line is accused of failing to ensure the wellbeing of 16 prized polo ponies that died on the Spirit of Tasmania in January of this year.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  29 Aug 2018

Spirit of Tasmania - Deaths of Polo Ponies

It is now seven months to the day since 16 prized polo ponies died on the Spirit of Tasmania.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  29 Aug 2018

TT Line Confirms Secrecy Requested on North Melbourne Deal

In Budget Estimates today, the Premier confirmed that it was the TT Line which requested that details of its sponsorship deal with the North Melbourne Football Club be kept secret.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  6 Jun 2016

North Melbourne Deal - Why the Secrecy?

While the Greens welcome moves towards a Tasmanian AFL academy and giving talented local women and girls a chance to play in the national league, we are concerned about the level of secrecy that surrounds the renewed five year sponsorship...

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  3 Jun 2016

Appointments Welcome, Still No GBE Gender Balance

The announcement today of two new women appointed to the Board of the Motor Accidents Insurance Board (MAIB) is a welcome step forward, but Tasmania's state owned businesses still perform poorly on gender equality.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  1 Dec 2015

Spirit Refurbishment Numbers Overdue

The Hodgman Government owes Tasmanians an explanation over the refurbishment of the Bass Strait ferries.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  6 Aug 2015