The Hedberg brings together new front- and back-of-house facilities for Hobart’s historic Theatre Royal, a brand new studio theatre to replace the much-loved Backspace Theatre and a new home for the University of Tasmania’s Conservatorium of Music.
Thanks to the team at Open House Hobart for another great weekend of privileged access and peeks behind doors that are normally closed.
The annual Open House Hobart provides the opportunity to have a good old stickybeak inside buildings that are not normaly accessible to the public.
Richmond, in the Coal River Valley near Hobart, has been a tourist hotspot since before there was tourism.
It’s not just large public buildings and infrastructure that are lit up to celebrate Dark Mofo in Hobart … Hotels and homes are also glowing crimson through the long winter nights
While many of the backyards adjoining the foreshore are fenced, others tumble informally out into the shared public space…
Sometimes exploring places that are most familiar through the lens of a camera reveals unexpected delights.
… all I recalled of the interior was the very hard, high-backed bench seats.
… the various requirements and relationships enrich the congregation and the community and in no way are seen as burdensome or limiting.
Once utilitarian storage and workshops for rivercraft, the boatsheds occupy a north-facing aspect in Cornelian Bay, a cove just to the north of central Hobart and the Tasman Bridge