In Knowood's diary, buried among reports of weather and hunting and ham, there is something dramatic and historically significant. Can you see it?
Hobart's old newspapers are a wealth of curious stories which, told in the ornate style of the time, bring the past to life.
The first visitors to Mt Field National Park were much like us. Maybe they were tougher. And they used words ... differently.
In a few days the tranquil town of Derby will be inundated by thousands of mountain bike enthusiasts for Round 2 of the 2017 Enduro World Series. It won’t be the first time Derby’s peace has been shattered. In 1929 the town was almost obliterated. A History Worth Exploring Derby was settled... Continue Reading →