Up, Up and Away to Antarctica

We have a very happy winner in the Australian Antarctic Festival Competition to win tickets for two on an exclusive Qantas flight to Antarctica!  Courtesy of Captain’s Choice and Antarctica Flights, 19 year-old Caitlyn and her Mum, Fiona, will be flying to Melbourne to join their chartered Qantas 747 for a stunning flight over Antarctica […]

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And The Winner Is…

There is superb photography to be seen at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery in the Antarctic Photography Exhibition (2-19 August 2018), but it was a competition as well and judges had to select two prize winners.  With two professional photographers, an arts administrator and a former Governor of Tasmania on the judging panel, there […]

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Great Scott!

We are getting pretty excited about the arrival of the 45-strong boy’s choir of the Shore Preparatory School, Sydney for two performances of the multi-media piece ‘Great Scott!’ at St David’s Cathedral here in Hobart.  The choir will perform two free concerts on Saturday 4 August, at 2:00pm and 6:30pm.  The sessions are free to […]

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RAAF Globemaster Open Days

Photo: C-17a Globemaster loading helicopters at Wilkins Aerodrome, Antarctica. © David Lomas.  Finalist in the Antarctic Photography Exhibition 2016.   As part of the Australian Antarctic Festival, the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) will make available for public tours one of the largest military transport aircraft in the world, the mighty C-17a Globemaster.  The aircraft is a […]

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