Tasmanian Aboriginal community prepared for war over place-name legislation

By Matt Maloney
Updated September 11 2019 - 7:11pm, first published 12:09pm
Premier Will Hodgman
Premier Will Hodgman

Premier Will Hodgman says new legislation to penalise those who use place names not formally recognised as Tasmanian nomenclature will not extend to Aboriginal place names.

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