Traffic jams to continue under ALP’s transport plan

The Independent Member for Denison, Andrew Wilkie, has described Labor’s Greater Hobart Transport Plan as a missed opportunity that won’t solve Denison’s traffic congestion. “This plan is too focused on roads and will keep people in their cars stuck in traffic...

Light Rail

I welcome the Prime Minister’s interest in a Hobart northern suburbs light rail system and his preparedness to consider funding the project. In response to a question from me today in the Parliament the Prime Minister made it clear that he is aware of the project and...

Transport

Transport Light RailRoadsBass StraitBicycles Light Rail Andrew supports restoring passenger rail across Tasmania. In particular, he is a strong advocate for a Northern Suburbs Light Rail from Hobart to Brighton because it will link communities, reduce road congestion,...

It’s time – beyond time – for light rail in Hobart

09 October 2015 The Independent Member for Denison, Andrew Wilkie, will join the Hobart Northern Suburbs Railway action group, and the Mayors of Hobart and Glenorchy, at a public lecture tonight to once again call for the restoration of passenger rail in the greater...

Labor, Liberals and Greens failing on light rail

13 March 2014 The Independent Member for Denison, Andrew Wilkie, will today call again on the Labor and Liberal leaders to commit to restoring passenger rail in the greater Hobart area. He will be joined by Glenorchy Alderman Kristie Johnston who has been campaigning...