Category Archives: News
Dec
29
2011

Investec Loyal claims stunning provisional victory over Wild Oats XI in 2011 Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race, with a protest hearing to take place this morning (December 29). Continue reading

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Dec
05
2011

The inaugural Mark Webber Adventure Run was a big success in Hobart on Sunday 4 December, with the Formula One star chatting to fellow runners out on the course. Continue reading

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Nov
14
2011

The Amy Gillett Foundation launches the 2011 Share the Road cycle tour in Tasmania this week, offering business owners and managers a chance to donate to a worthy cause and test themselves Continue reading

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Nov
06
2011

Seasoned professionals and enthusiastic novices of all ages and skill sets are preparing themselves for what may be the biggest moment of their careers – the Australia's Got Talent auditions in Launceston. Auditions kick off on Saturday November 12, presenting … Continue reading

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Oct
30
2011

UK singer-songwriter PJ Harvey is set to make a trip to Tasmania early next year as the featured performer at the 2012 Mona Foma festival in January. Harvey will take to the stage on January 21 to perform songs from … Continue reading

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Oct
29
2011

The southern migration of humpback whales from the coastal waters of Queensland and WA back to sub-Antarctic waters is in full swing, which means that visitors to Tasmania who are hoping to catch a glimpse of the gentle giants in … Continue reading

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Oct
01
2011

Tasmanian festivals are always a highlight of the spring calendar and this year is no exception. In just over a fortnight, the annual North East Rivers Festival returns – and once again promises to provide visitors and participants with a … Continue reading

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Sep
30
2011

Hollywood actor Willem Dafoe arrived in Tasmania on Wednesday (September 28) and heaped praise on the island state’s beautiful wilderness ahead of the local premiere of his film The Hunter. A crowd of about 200 waited outside the State Cinema … Continue reading

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Sep
28
2011

Many movies have been filmed in Tasmania but none is drawing the attention and anticipation of audiences like The Hunter filmed here last year. Its director and stars have praised Tasmania as an evocative location. The movie premieres tonight in … Continue reading

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Sep
27
2011

A wonderful season of Tasmanian theatre continues next month, with the highlight bound to be the production of the hilariously entertaining A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum. With music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and featuring … Continue reading

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