Portland State (V)

Capital:

Launceston 106,153
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Launceston,_Tasmania

Others:

Bridport 1,327
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bridport,_Tasmania

Cape Barren Island 70
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cape_Barren_Island

Clarke Island 1
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clarke_Island_%28Tasmania%29

George Town 4,266
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Town,_Tasmania

Bicheno 640
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bicheno,_Tasmania

Flinders Island 897
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flinders_Island

Longford 4,266
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Longford,_Tasmania

Maria Island
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maria_Island

Perth 2,239
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Perth,_Tasmania

Scottsdale 1,966
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scottsdale,_Tasmania

St Marys

Westbury 1,357
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Westbury,_Tasmania

Super state:

None

Hospital: http://www.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/ Content/mersey-community-hospital

University:

http://www.australian-universities.net/ Universities/University_of_Tasmania_-_Launceston_Campus.html

Airport: http://www.launcestonairport.com.au/

Basin Authority:

Tamar Esk Meander Basin Authority (TEMBA)

  • Tamar R
  • North Esk
  • South Esk
  • Meander R

Coal Gas (Bass Strait) http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/1626037

http://www.bom.gov.au/tas/launceston/

State Pin
http://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359092408442/

Beauty:

Bay of Fires https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359093933271/

White Knights, in Evercreech Forest Reserve https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094096675/

Wineglass Bay https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359093989849/

Bicheno Rock Pool Festival
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094938876/

Stunning view from Maria Island
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359095277684/

Friendly Beaches
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359095306682/

Bay of Fires at Binalong Bay, St Helens Point Recreation Area, St Helens
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359095477518/

Reflections, Tamar River Rosevear
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359095553024/

Maria Island
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359095856059/

Bay of Fires
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359097845208/

Flour mill, Launceston
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359097834447/

Wineglass Bay, Freycinet National Park
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359098539409/

Prev | Next

Thanks for checking this State out.

This State is prepared on the a-political concept that if you are interested in 'place' in Australia, the most important aspect that defines 'place', is the 'flow of water'. The Senate is interested in 'place'.

This State defines its boundaries at the top of the ridge, where water flows one way rather than the other. This leads to a very interesting 'place'.

We are seeking a debate with people who live in this proposed new State. We know we've got the State pretty well correct; after all, it's just geography. But if you live in this State you can tell us a lot of interesting things.

- Do these boundaries define a place that is unique; different to every other State in Australia? We think that that is probably quite likely.

- Is it a great place, worthy of recognition?

- Upon formation, what should be the name of this State? Who would be the Premier? Who would be the two Senators who represent this State?

- Would life be enhanced if it was on a fast Ring-Rail that links the Capital City to every other Capital City in Australia?

- Many other interesting things!

We think that this is a great new concept of Statehood based on real concepts that define life in this particular State. What do you think?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Aboriginal Australia:

  • Pyemmairrener
  • Tyerrernotepanner
  • Paredarerme

NOTE1: Likely indicators only; for original Aboriginal Australia Map © 1991 & restrictions on its copy & use, see Aboriginal Australia Map

NOTE2: The black line is added by Bloggerme for discussion only. It shows the likely State boundary based on the flow of water only. As "the ridge" (See FOWTOR) naturally impacts on the development of the language, social or nation groups of the Indigenous people of Australia, the proposed border is often identical to the group boundary shown on the Aboriginal Australia Map. This is as was expected. Variations are social/historical & result in a particular language, social or nation group being represented in two adjoining States.

Pin http://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359092408417/

 

 

 

 

 


Other regional projections - CSIRO part of Southern Slopes region

The CSIRO has regions for projecting the impact of Climate Change. See https://www.climatechangeinaustralia.gov.au/en/climate-projections/futur... This state, Portland State (V), is one of the clear projections in a CSIRO cluster called "Southern Slopes region". CSIRO's Southern Slopes region coincides exactly with BloggerMe's T,O,U,V,W.

Click here to:

Comments

Concerns about federal fox funding raised two years ago, Tasmanian MP Andrew Wilkie says

Concerns about possible misconduct within Tasmania's multi-million-dollar fox eradication program should have been investigated two years ago when they were raised with the Federal Government, according to federal independent MP Andrew Wilkie.

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-11-30/fox-hunt-concerns-raised-with-gove...

A letter to Dr Vanessa Goodwin on foxes
Dr Clive A Marks, Dr David Obendorf First published December 5
13.12.16 2:15 am - See more at: http://tasmaniantimes.com/index.php?/weblog/article/a-letter-to-dr-vanes...

Fox hunt: Tasmania's multi-million-dollar program likely based on hoax, leaked report finds

A multi-million-dollar government program to eradicate foxes in Tasmania was quite likely based on faked evidence, according to a report leaked to the ABC.

...

Major anomalies found in fox hunt data

Fox ecologist Clive Marks was part of an independent scientific team which last year carried out a statistical analysis of the department's scat collection data and found major anomalies.

He said it was "highly improbable" that one or two people working with the program could collect so many of the fox DNA-positive scats.

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-11-29/tasmania's-multi-million-dollar-fox-hunt-based-on-likely-hoax/8049560

ECOS: Tassie devil research and conservation work may snatch Taz from the jaws of extinction.


Tassie's Launceston most family friendly city in Australia


Tassie devils are vulnerable to disease partly because their gene pool is more of a gene puddle.


A helicopter operated by Formula One driver Mark Webber's adventure race team has blasted a colony of rare birds.


Bidders have Gunns in sight: FINAL bids for Gunns sawmills at Bell Bay and Tarpeena were due overnight, and rece...


Tas Aboriginal community disappointed Legislative Council has delayed handing back relatively small parcels of land


We're seeking your views on how Launceston and Northern Tasmania should evolve. Tell us what you think here:


Thanks volunteers for helping campaign. Anyone able to help in Nth Tas, please email...

 
   

 

Add new comment

Filtered HTML

  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <blockquote> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.