Tasmanian Premier writes to PM on Abetz's alleged 'horrendous' comments

Harley Dennett
By Harley Dennett
Updated March 24 2021 - 8:22pm, first published 8:41am

Tasmanian Premier Peter Gutwein has written to Prime Minister Scott Morrison over a claim that Liberal senator Eric Abetz made denigrating comments to a fellow Tasmanian politician about women who reported sexual assault allegations.

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Harley Dennett

Harley Dennett

Senior Political Reporter

I'm the federal politics bureau chief for the Canberra Times, via a career that's taken me from rural Victoria to Washington DC. Telling the stories of my local LGBTI community brought me to journalism, where I've covered seven federal budgets, four national elections, Defence, public service and international governance.

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