Hobart


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Today’s guest post is all about seeing Hobart on a budget. It is brought to you by Suzer Williams, an expat who has lived in the UK, New Zealand, Australia, and of course, the US. She has now settled down in Adelaide, South Australia, after meeting her Aussie husband on a backpacker tour of Ireland. Enjoy! As my third city […]

Hobart on a Budget



Only 3% of visitors to Australia make it to the country’s southern island state, of which Hobart is the capital. Those who do take the trip (either by ferry or plane, usually from Melbourne) are rewarded with beautiful nature and some of Australia’s most luscious scenery. A third of the island is part of a World Heritage preservation area. Because […]

Things to Do in Hobart, Tasmania



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April in Oz, Festivals around the Country


Check out these topics currently being discussed on the Australasia forum at BootsnAll: What’s the best place to go diving in Western Australia? Luck wants to know. Exmouth has been suggested… Any other ideas? Anyone interested in making the drive from Sydney to Perth between Christmas and New Years? J11Travel is looking for a driving companion en route to a […]

Australia Forum Threads for the week of November 6, 2006