Over the hills and faraway


Extinct view up Warwick Street Hobart as captured on a cheap camera last century as a man made his way up Murray Street one sunny day on his way home. A most opportune photo.

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Home Television one



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Cheesy web fx one


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Obscure chocolate box artist one.


And what is wrong with being a chocolate box painter or even a paperback writer? Is there not an inate dignity in work?

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The King lives on in vinyl form in Brunswick


Buy of the week at less than two bucks at Coburg Market.

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Tassie flashback one.


Nugent Tasmania 2003.

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Sandy Point Beach late march 2007.

Sandy Point Beach late march 2007

Here noone talks of the blackfellas (except as a footnote in a brochure) who to my eyes are not to be seen here anymore. One of the place’s extinct species. The whitefella has divided, subdivided, hunted, fished, swam, profited and now today, when I read the paper, is also winning the culture war. With fearless warriors Windshuttle and Bolt at the fore soon the blackfella’s sad fate will be mentioned no more.

Read a local history page and find out more.

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