The Taste of Tasmania is a festival celebrating the diversity and quality of Tasmanian culinary arts, produce and entertainment. The 2018 festival is set to take place from Friday 28th of December 2018 to Thursday 3rd of January 2018.
Tasmanian Treasurer The Hon Peter Gutwein noted in a recent media release that State Final Demand confirms Tasmania’s recent economic growth is well ahead of the national average.
The ANZ Stateometer Report for the September Quarter showed Tasmania as the only Australian state with a Stateometer Index Value above trend for the period.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics has reported in their latest State Accounts Report that Tasmania’s Gross State Product (GSP) for 2017-18 was 3.3%, the highest it has been in 10 years. The report also showed that the Accommodation & Food Industry in Tasmania has grown by 5.9%, much higher than the national average of 4.1%.