[11.23 a.m.]

Ms ARMITAGE (Launceston) - Mr President, Today I speak about the Launceston Basketball Association - one of northern Tasmania's premier sporting organisations, and a key driver in the northern sporting calendar.

The Launceston Basketball Association was...

Until March of this year, when you visited Launceston’s Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery, it was impossible to miss the heritage aircraft “Miss Flinders”, prominently hanging from the ceiling. This aircraft has become an icon of QVMAG since its installation about...

[11.12 a.m.] Ms ARMITAGE (Launceston) - Mr President, today I speak about a stalwart of the Launceston community and a friend of mine, Toni Maloney, a person who has contributed so much to the Tasmanian not-for-profit and medical research sectors. 

Toni was born in The...

Ms ARMITAGE - Mr President, today I am speaking about one of Hobart's oldest and smallest working tall ships, the sailing vessel Rhona H or SV Rhona H, to which it is commonly abbreviated. In the interests of full disclosure, the Rhona H was for over 20 years in the po...

November 18, 2019

[11.24 a.m.]

Ms ARMITAGE (Launceston) - Mr President, today I speak on a topic that we have recently had the opportunity of being briefed about.  I am talking about Kin Raising Kids, an organisation which encourages and supports kinship carers, including grandparents ra...

October 14, 2019

[11.23 a.m.]


Ms ARMITAGE (Launceston) - Mr President, today I speak about Marillac House, an accommodation house designed particularly for people who need an affordable place to stay when they visit Launceston for medical treatment. 


Located in the Launceston central b...

September 9, 2019

[11.36 a.m.]


Ms ARMITAGE (Launceston) - Mr President, today I speak about The Headstone
Project, the mission of which is to ensure that all our World War I veterans have their last resting places suitably marked in such a way that recognises their service.

This goal m...

August 13, 2019

[11.11 a.m.]


Ms ARMITAGE (Launceston) - Madam Deputy President, one of the most important year 11 and 12 schools in Launceston is Newstead College. Situated in the quiet surrounds in the inner suburb of Newstead in Launceston, the college boasts quality amenities and e...

[11.39 a.m.]

Ms ARMITAGE (Launceston) - Mr President, today I speak about the exceptional efforts of our state's search and rescue services - the work done by Tasmania Police and the Westpac Rescue Helicopter, which, I believe, has been on all our minds lately.

The recen...

Launceston Chamber of Commerce

[11.19 a.m.]

Ms ARMITAGE (Launceston) - Mr President, today I will speak about the Launceston Chamber of Commerce, established in 1849 and the oldest chamber of commerce in Australia. Its founding presidents were H Du Croz and JW Gleadow,...

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