Uni Tas has big capex plans for Hobart, Launceston and Burnie –so what should be in it for Devenport? Depends who you ask
City boosters would like university action but regional newspaper, the Advocate wonders whether Devonportians actually need a campus. Burnie is 35 minutes away and the region “cannot have two of everything and that when we do it often leaves both less sustainable.”
It seems that in Tasmania all pedagogy, as Tip O’Neill didn’t say, isn’t local.