The Australian Government has reaffirmed its commitment to a strong and prosperous Tasmania with the planned delivery of more than $100 million aimed at stimulating growth.

The plan includes $38 million to expand Hobart International Airport, and the government also hopes to put Hobart on the international map in the natural sciences by providing $24 million for the establishment of a new Centre for Antarctic and Southern Ocean Research. In addition, $400 million is to be invested in the…