Next state election campaign begins in Tasmania

Matt Maloney
Updated March 26 2021 - 7:37pm, first published 5:30pm
Premier Peter Gutwein announced a May 1 date for the next state election, backed by Deputy Premier Jeremy Rockliff. Picture: Matt Maloney
Premier Peter Gutwein announced a May 1 date for the next state election, backed by Deputy Premier Jeremy Rockliff. Picture: Matt Maloney

In announcing a May 1 date for the next state election, Premier Peter Gutwein brushed off suggestions he was going to the polls 10 months early out of political self-interest.

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Matt Maloney

Political reporter for Australian Community Media, based in Hobart.

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