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John Glover’s Patterdale: a love story

In 1831 a prominent English landscape artist took the extraordinary step, aged 63, of leaving his native land to live in Tasmania. He celebrated his new home in some memorable canvases, and today that home is being lovingly restored. From the colonial … Continue reading

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The city on the edge of the forest

Hobart is especially vulnerable to attack by wildfire. Here’s a new idea to help make it safer. Residents of Hobart don’t need to be reminded of this city’s unique mix of spectacular scenery, old settlement and vibrant, diverse population. We … Continue reading

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Growing awareness of the issues that matter

Getting our heads around what lies ahead and what we can do about it. In this last month of summer, two events in Hobart highlight a widening, deepening awareness of what climate change will mean as this century wears on. … Continue reading

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