Zona Black, The Advocate

Zona Black

The Advocate

Launceston, TAS, Australia

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Past articles by Zona:

Fruit fly discovered at Launceston suburb

The fly was first found in the state in January. → Read More

Launceston beer festival to feature Anzac biscuit-inspired brew

A biscuit and a beer? Don't mind if I do. → Read More

Controlled burn creates smoke over Launceston horizon

The burn is under the supervision of fire crews. → Read More

‘Disappointment’ as bikes stolen from Launceston at-risk youth project

A dozen mountain bikes were stolen. → Read More

Tasmania’s weather outlook is wet, wet, wet, says bureau

The saying "it always rains at Agfest" looks to ring true again this year. → Read More

Fruit fly larvae found in grapefruit in Southern Tasmania

The fruit was traced back to Victoria. → Read More

Fire at Bronte Park Holiday Village; crews called from across Tasmania

The lodge is 'engulfed' by fire. → Read More

Warnings as wild weather continues across Tasmania

It's not over just yet. → Read More

Rainy months ahead for Tasmania as autumn weather outlook released

Autumn wardrobe: gumboots and shorts. → Read More

Response of emergency services to George Town bushfire praised

A deliberately-lit bushfire came within 10 metres of homes and the George Town cemetery on Tuesday. → Read More

Special publication of 2017 celebration dinners available next month

This publication will be the in print edition of The Examiner on Wednesday, January 10. → Read More

Campfire warning issued for East Coast, state, ahead of holiday season

There will be patrols. → Read More

Chance to win the best seats in the house at Festivale 2018

The City Park band rotunda is on off. → Read More

Three men rescued after dinghy sinks off Tasmanian coastline

Police held grave fears for their lives. → Read More

Motorcyclist dies in highway crash on Saturday night

Police are calling for witnesses. → Read More

Powerline fall closes highway, causes power outages

The highway will be closed for several hours. → Read More

Power outage hits Launceston

Almost 900 properties are without power throughout Launceston. An outage hit the city centre, Invermay, Mowbray, East Launceston, and Ravenswood, on Saturday evening. Some traffic lights are also affected. TasNetworks has not identified the cause of the outage. There is no estimated restoration time, but customers are advised to check the TasNetworks website after 8pm. OTHER BREAKING NEWS → Read More

Momentum launch celebrates youth

The paper was written for and by young people. → Read More

Multi-vehicle crash on Midland Hwy

Emergency services are responding to a multiple-vehicle crash on the Midland Highway. The crash was reported by Tasmania Police about 12.30pm on Friday. It is believed to be south of Kempton. Full details of the vehicles involved, and injuries caused to persons involved, is not yet known. IN OTHER POLICE NEWS → Read More

Crash causes delays on Midland Hwy

Tasmania Police has confirmed just one car was involved. → Read More