Better planning

Better planning

MY VISION Planning for Hobart’s future is done in a more strategic and proactive way to create a more sustainable and livable city. The city…

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Rainbow Hobart

Rainbow Hobart

MY VISION Hobart Council is an ally for members of our community who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI), and stands against all…

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Hobart's elders

Hobart’s elders

MY VISION Hobart is a place where older people live safely, enjoy good health, stay involved and are respected as our community elders. ACTION As…

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Hobart's workers

Hobart’s workers

MY VISION Hobart is a city which values its workforce and offers specific policies to assist in the management of occupational health and safety, housing…

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Vision and action for Hobart

Vision and action for Hobart

The office of Mayor is a position of influence and leadership, not direct power. As Hobart’s full-time Lord Mayor I would work hard every day…

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A great city for children

A great city for children

MY VISION Hobart is a great city for children with child friendly environments and services that contribute positively to the development of Hobart children’s happiness…

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Multicultural Hobart

Multicultural Hobart

MY VISION Hobart becomes a more multicultural and welcoming city that celebrates diversity and encourages migrants to settle here. ACTION Establish a Lord Mayor’s Multicultural…

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Creative Hobart

Creative Hobart

MY VISION Hobart is a creative city that is a great place for artists to work. Hobart’s creative character can be easily seen in public…

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Resilience to climate change

Resilience to climate change

MY VISION Hobart is a climate change ready and resilient city ACTION Advocate for a Climate Change Adaptation Plan that considers the full range of…

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Active transport in Hobart

Active transport in Hobart

MY VISION Hobart is a healthier city because it is an active, less car dependent city – where most short journeys are made by foot,…

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Hobart's Neighborhoods

Hobart’s Neighborhoods

MY VISION Hobart is a city of vibrant, well planned neighborhoods where communities take action themselves on local initiatives. ACTION In this term of Council…

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Better traffic management

Better traffic management

MY VISION Hobart is a less congested city because there are more people coming into the city centre on public transport, sharing car or riding…

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Protecting and promoting our Heritage

Protecting and promoting our Heritage

MY VISION Hobart is a city that recognises and celebrates its history and heritage as one of the city’s greatest economic assets. Hobart is well-known…

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Promoting a sustainable, smart economy for Hobart

Promoting a sustainable, smart economy for Hobart

MY VISION Hobart is confident, creative and inspiring capital city that is thriving economically with a diverse economy and has jobs in a range of…

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Hobart is a Sustainable City

Hobart is a Sustainable City

MY VISION Hobart is a beacon of hope – a leading sustainable city in the Asia Pacific region. A city whose citizens are keen to…

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Building more affordable housing

Building more affordable housing

MY VISION As Hobart grows it should not become a city divided by inequality. We don’t want it to become more difficult for people on…

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Caring for our mountain and bushland

Caring for our mountain and bushland

MY VISION Hobart is a city nestled in a stunning, natural landscape of world heritage value. The Council protects this landscape and creates facilities for…

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