Archive for October 2018

Media Release: Proposed changes akin to new “Death Tax”

Sunday October 14, 2018 Proposed changes to the Burial and Cremation Act by the Tasmanian Government will effectively amount to a new $20,000 “death tax” on the residents of mainly rural and regional Tasmania, the Anglican Church in Tasmania said today. “The proposed package of amendments will significantly increase the cost of burial plots from…

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Anglican Church provides a security update

Diocesan Admin

Tuesday 23rd October 2018 Earlier this month, the Anglican Diocese of Tasmania discovered a security issue affecting two email accounts within our organisation. Our investigations have shown that between the dates of approximately 10 September 2018 until 4 October 2018, at least one ‘anglicantas’ email account was subject to a phishing attack. Based on the…

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Bishop’s Training Event 2018 – Making Disciples Every Day

Saturday 22 September saw over 400 Anglicans from across the state gathering together for the 3rd annual Bishop’s Training Event, with a sense of excitement and expectation. It was our biggest event yet, filling the Hutchins School auditorium, with around 350 adults, and 70+ children in the kids’ event and creche. In the morning session…

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