2019 Australian Wooden Boat Festival photo essay
Thanks to the team at Open House Hobart for another great weekend of privileged access and peeks behind doors that are normally closed.
Another Dark Mofo has been and gone, this being the way we mark the passing of midwinter in Hobart these… Read more Dark Mofo 2018 – Spectra Returns
The Huon Valley Midwinter Festival takes its inspiration from the old English tradition of wassailing, whereby apple trees are ‘woken’ from their winter slumber with food, booze and a general racket, to ensure plenty of fruit – and cider – in the following year.
Hobart’s pubic and private buildings again turned on the red lights during Dark Mofo.
Dark Mofo has been and gone for another year. The festival expanded to encompass two full weekends of the Midwinter… Read more Dark Mofo 2017
These beaches might not actually be secret, but they are little visited and one will often have miles of coast entirely to oneself when visiting, even in summer.
Margate is a town on North West Bay, around a 20 minute drive south of Hobart via Kingston. Formerly a… Read more A walk around Margate
Tasmania’s Midlands Highway is the island’s main north-south route, linking the two major cities of Hobart and Launceston. It runs… Read more Sunday in the Southern Midlands
A twelve kilometre stroll on Hobart’s Eastern Shore allows walkers to retrace the footsteps of the young Charles Darwin.