Power by the People

The incentive for Australian households to invest in solar is fading into the sunset with the announcement of a massive slash to the feed-in...

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Pancho Villa Revisited

You know the feeling of awe as your eyes slowly adjust to the light of flickering candles and muted colours of stainglass windows when...

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Tourist Tips #6 – 10

How do you entertain visitors when they come to town? Maybe you like to plan to the Nth degree or maybe you’re laissez-faire. Here...

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Who is Tom McHugo?

I made a lunch reservation and the email came back with ‘Thanks, Tom’. Was the former Montgomery’s Hotel now named after the proprietor? I...

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Gastown East

You can enjoy a little bit of Canada at Gastown East, the latest foodie offering on the eastern shore. What is Canadian food? Kristian...

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Tourist Tips #1-5

Tasmania is so now it’s crazy and there’s so much to do. Even so, I was left scratching my head when old school friends...

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It’s a Girl!

I’ve been on the planet a decade or five and I reckon I know a thing or two. The terrific thing about taking things...

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Ettie’s Revisited

Want to feel a little European bistro sophistication that’s not OTT for lunch? Try Ettie’s. Boozy Friday Lunch Friend and This Girl visited early...

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