The Mental Health Council of Tasmania (MHCT) is a member based peak body. We represent and promote the interests of community managed mental health services and have a strong commitment to enabling better access and outcomes for every Tasmanian.

Media Releases


Welcome to MHCT’s media centre. To view our media releases, click on the below:


  PDF Final MHCT response Tasmanian Greens mental health 010318 media release

PDF FINAL MHCT mentally healthy Tasmania launch media release PM 160218

FINAL PDF MHCT response Liberal Mental Health package 100218 media release 


 MHCT response to Labour mental health election policy announcement 1 February 2018



Mental Health Council Mental Health Week Official Launch 2017

Mental Health Week – MHCT Launches Stronger Together Video Series FINAL pdf

MHCT State Budget Response 2017

World Health Day 2017 – Depression Let’s Talk



Mental Health Week Launch 2016

MHCT Support R U OK? Day

MHCT State Budget Response 2016

Mental health sector comes together for seminar

MHCT Address Federal Funding to Mental Health Announcement

MHCT Support Labor Mental Health in Schools Policy



Mental Health Week Launch 

Mental Health Council and Flourish TAS Launch Film

 Mental Health Council – Federal Budget Response and CEO Appointment

Mental Health Council and Flourish TAS State Budget 2015 Response

For more information contact Julie Martin, Media and Communications Lead on 03 6224 9222 or