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 …

Tennant Creek women’s shelter use ‘drops dramatically’ following alcohol restrictions

Tennant Creek women’s shelter use ‘drops dramatically’ following alcohol restrictions

Updated April 28, 2018 10:38:14 The number of women using emergency accommodation in Tennant Creek in the NT has dropped dramatically since alcohol restrictions were brought in, says the chief executive of the town’s women’s shelter. Key points: Limits on the times and volumes of takeaway alcohol sales were brought …

Migrants Take Shelter in Guanajuato En Route to US Boarder

Hundreds of migrants slept in a shelter in Guanajuato, Mexico, on April 15, en route to the US boarder. The migrants are from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras. Reports said they plan to seek asylum. Credit: Pueblo Sin Fronteras via Storyful Source link

Top End barramundi farm turns Noah’s Ark as homeless wildlife seek shelter after flood

Top End barramundi farm turns Noah’s Ark as homeless wildlife seek shelter after flood

Updated March 28, 2018 18:24:36 Video: Top End barramundi farm turns Noah’s Ark after floods (ABC News) A barramundi farm in the Northern Territory is facing a unique problem with crocodiles, snakes, feral pigs, birds, bandicoots, and rats taking up residence following record-breaking flooding. The rainfall was 200 millimetres above …