THA urges government to relax standing drinking rules as more states become COVID-free

Adam Holmes
By Adam Holmes
Updated November 29 2020 - 6:02am, first published 6:00am
Steve Old from the THA is continuing to attack the government on its decision to keep in place a ban on standing while drinking inside Tasmanian venues.

State Growth Minister Michael Ferguson says the hospitality industry needs to trust public health advice when it comes to the continued ban on standing up while drinking indoors in Tasmania.


Adam Holmes

Adam Holmes

Journalist at The Examiner and Advocate, Tasmania

From Adelaide to south-west Victoria, Bendigo to Tasmania, I've provided in-depth stories in politics, environmental affairs, issues facing disadvantaged communities, legal affairs and much more. Contact me at or on Twitter at @adamholmes010

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