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South Arm

South Arm is on the outskirts of Hobart, what locals say is a 35-minute drive (depending on the traffic), but you won’t be speeding through this kind of scen...

MONA FOMA 2014

In Hobart did David Walsh a stately pleasure-dome decree. If Walsh is Kublai, MONA Xanadu, then who is Brian Ritchie, curator of MONA's eighth annual fes...

An interview with Kathleen Hanna

The Julie Ruin is the new band from Kathleen Hanna, the outspoken, intelligent, funny, punk-rock feminist who talks like a valley girl. She formed and fronte...

MOFO Cheat Sheet

Hobart's MOFO music and art festival just keeps on growing. Turns out having a billionaire arts patron / professional gambler open a self-described &ldqu...

MOFO 2014 ridiculous giveaway

To celebrate the launch of Thousands Hobart, we've teamed up with MONA and put together the experience of a lifetime for MOFO 2014: – Return flights for...

Three Third's Barbers Lounge

Letting a heavy-metal drummer cut your hair is a bad idea. Not only do they dislike haircuts, but they can also hit things pretty hard. The exception to this...

Mount Wellington

Mount Wellington is a triple winner. If it's snowing you can throw snowballs and fashion a trophy snow sculpture on the bonnet of your car; if it's s...

Cascade Brewery

There is a taxidermied Tassie Tiger in the window of the Cascade Brewery Visitor's Centre, which alone makes the place worth visiting. It also serves bee...

Museum of Old and New Art (MONA)

Before I went to MONA I had so many questions. Where is this place? What is 'The O'? Who is this David Walsh person? Is there really a poo machine? M...