Hobart homeless shelter in cow sheds after tents blown away in wild weather

Hobart homeless shelter in cow sheds after tents blown away in wild weather

By Fiona Blackwood Posted May 11, 2018 13:01:18 Homeless Tasmanians were forced to shelter in the horse stables and a cattle shed at the Hobart Showgrounds as last night’s wild weather caused havoc around the city. CEO of the Royal Agricultural Society of Tasmania Scott Gadd said there were 10 …

Colonial art exhibition ‘sheds new light’ on Tasmania’s brutal Black War

Colonial art exhibition ‘sheds new light’ on Tasmania’s brutal Black War

Updated May 11, 2018 11:15:03 Photo: The national picture exhbition aims to provide a visual insight into a brutal part of Tasmania’s history. (Supplied NGA) Related Story: Performers commemorate the Black War with Tasmanian Requiem Related Story: New map records massacres of Aboriginal people An exhibition of colonial artwork is …

World’s fattest boy and Indonesia’s media darling sheds heavy title after shedding 83 kilograms

World’s fattest boy and Indonesia’s media darling sheds heavy title after shedding 83 kilograms

By Iffah Nur Arifah and Erwin Renaldi Posted May 02, 2018 16:53:53 Arya Permana has shed his title as the world’s fattest boy after losing almost half of his staggering 190-kilogram body weight from two years ago. Key points Arya went through a gastric operation in an attempt to lose …