Historic moment for Tasmanian aviation with new direct flights to the mainland

Andrew Chounding
November 5 2021 - 5:30pm

Direct flights between Perth and Launceston began on Friday, connecting two of the country's most isolated cities for the first time in 90 years.

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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