Premier's Physical
Activity Council

Get Moving Tasmania link

The Premierís Physical Activity Council (PPAC) provides a coordinated approach to the promotion and provision of opportunities for physical activity in Tasmania.

Sport and Recreation Tasmania

Sport and Recreation Tasmania link

Sport and Recreation Tasmania is a Tasmanian Government agency with a vision to ensure that all Tasmanians are physically active through sport and recreation.

Institute of Sport

Tasmanian Institute of Sport link

The Tasmanian Institute of Sport's mission is to provide leadership and quality athlete and coaching services to Tasmaniaís talented athletes to assist them to compete successfully on the international stage.


The Wilderness Program link

The Wilderness Program facilitates personal, social and community development, providing participation opportunities in wilderness-based risk-recreation activities.

Welcome to Sport and Recreation

Latest news

Farming Loan Scheme

In Tasmania, the Concessional Loans Scheme will assist Farm Businesses experiencing debt servicing difficulties but are considered potentially viable in the longer term.

Farm finance concessional loans scheme guidelines

The Tasmanian Government has released the inquiry report into the January 2013 bushfires, detailing the governmentís response to some of the most severe bushfires on record in Tasmania.

A plan for Australian Jobs logo

As part of the Australian Government Jobs Package a series of Industry Innovation Precincts are to be established.
These precincts will be led by industry and will help businesses and researchers collaborate, share knowledge, create products and services and take advantage of business opportunities.


Business Tasmania is a user-focused online tool to providing easy access to business information and helping make compliance easier. has relevant content, links and tools squarely designed to meet the needs of people in business.

Economic Development Plan


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