Posts tagged Oceania
When you think it is all over

The sky was inky black and filled with stars when I left home. Not a cloud in sight. Not for long. It was OK. They would add to the atmosphere. It began to rain. Perhaps it would blow over. 

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Tarkine, World Heritage Area, Tasmania

In the far north west of Tasmania is a 370,000 hectare, region known as the Tarkine, after the Aboriginal people who first populated it. For many, even in Tasmania, it is thought to be all rain forest. In fact it is much more.

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New Year Fireworks herald 2014 celebrations

Like major cities around the world, Hobart, saw in the new year celebrations with a magnificent firework display. Beneath the crackles, bangs, sparks and majestic colours crowds of thousands gathered round the docks

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Living History at Tall Ships Festival, Hobart

This week saw the arrival of a fleet of Tall Ships to Hobart, Tasmania, en route to the Centennial Feet Review, in Sydney, in a fortnight's time. Their arrival brought the crowds in droves and not even temperamental weather could keep them away.

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