Tasmania

Cradle Mountain black and white

Moody Cradle Mountain

The weather forecast didn’t look great. While the sun was shining brightly in Launceston as we walked to the car,...

Beach enroute to Bicheno

Tasmania’s incredible east coast beaches

When most overseas visitors think of Australia, one thing springs immediately to mind. Beaches. Tourism Australia spends millions on cultivating...

Feet and ferries

Up and out early (I really didn’t want to spend any longer than necessary in the hostel) and on my...

What a difference a day makes

The morning dawned bright and clear (unlike my head) and within minutes of leaving town I could see why the...

Falling water

 This post is bought to you by the letter W, for water.  There’s been no shortage of it lately, both...

Good weather … if you are a penguin

The weather had been pretty average on the way to Swansea yesterday, and any hopes of an immediate improvement were...

Go east young man

Dropped the family out at the airport inappropriately early then headed out for a run and to explore Hobart.  Battery...

Convicts and devils

After breakfast at Retro Cafe on Salamanca Place (good food, truly abysmal service – don’t reward it with your patronage)...

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