First flight from Adelaide to Launceston touches down.

Andrew Chounding
By Andrew Chounding
Updated September 7 2021 - 12:02pm, first published 9:00am
LANDED: Launceston Airport chief executive Shane O'Hare helps cut a celebratory cake. Picture: Andrew Chounding

The first direct flight between Launceston and Adelaide touched down on Tuesday morning bringing holidaymakers to the state, eager to see friends, family and relax.


Andrew Chounding

Andrew Chounding

Journalist & Health Reporter, The Examiner

An experienced multi-platform journalist focusing on the issues that impact health in Tasmania. With a background in social research and public policy, health reporting for Andrew is about ensuring the best health outcomes for the Northern Tasmanian community. Contact Andrew at: or 0437 358 262

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