IN FULL: Royal Commission into Defence and Veteran Suicide delivers interim report | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

IN FULL: Royal Commission into Defence and Veteran Suicide delivers interim report | ABC News  ABC News (Australia) Teen’s home life impacted by military PTSD  Mandurah Mail Defence suicide interim report delivered to Governor-General  Sky News Australia Live updates: Royal Commission into Defence and Veteran Suicide delivers interim report  ABC News View Full coverage on Google News

Woman who broke into Launceston’s City Park monkey enclosure at risk of herpes virus

Woman who broke into a zoo’s monkey enclosure may have contracted deadly herpes virus Intruder who broke into Launceston monkey enclosure risks getting herpes B The disease is mild in monkeys but can be fatal to humans and is transmissible The female suspect broke into the enclosure to steal coins out of moat Disease could be … Read more

Donna Adams appointed as Tasmania’s first female Commissioner of Police

Donna Adams has been appointed Tasmania’s first female Commissioner of Police, after 35 years in the force. Key points: Commissioner Adams will take over the role from Darren Hine, who will retire on October 11 after more than 40 years in Tasmania Police She has previously spoken about being greatly outnumbered by men when she first started … Read more

Launceston’s Albert Van Zetten the 10th mayor not standing in October poll

Launceston mayor Albert Van Zetten is the latest in a string of Tasmanian mayors to announce they won’t run in upcoming local government elections, taking the total quitting to 10. Key points: Ten Tasmanian mayors won’t be standing for re-election this October Launceston mayor Albert Van Zetten is the latest to call it quits  It comes as compulsory voting … Read more

Jacqui Lambie details the crisis she faced after a back injury ended her military career | ABC News – ABC News (Australia)

Jacqui Lambie details the crisis she faced after a back injury ended her military career | ABC News  ABC News (Australia) Dept ‘not consulted’ about veteran centres  The Examiner Australia news LIVE: Debate turns to coal and gas after Labor’s climate bill passes lower house; Australia secures 450000 monkeypox vaccines  The Age Jacqui Lambie tells defence royal commission … Read more

Nurses strike in Launceston as government offers last-minute proposal

A last-minute proposal from the state government to improve working conditions for Tasmania’s nurses has failed to stop a strike from going ahead at the Launceston General Hospital. Key points: The government has announced a number of incentives to stop nurses and midwives from striking and to prevent the healthcare system from buckling Incentives include a … Read more

Explorers uncover Australia’s deepest known cave in southern Tasmania, breaking previous record by 4 metres

After more than six months of preparation and 14 hours underground, a group of cavers has uncovered Australia’s deepest known cave, at a depth of 401 metres. Key points: The new cave, dubbed “Delta Variant”, is anticipated to be 401 metres deep, 4 metres deeper than the previous record The expedition started at 11am on Saturday and finished just after … Read more