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Some properties of the week from a land that’s safe from pussy grabbing*

Oh dear Barbra. It’s been a hell of an emotional 24 hours, and I’m not even American. My American friends are heartbroken, and to be honest, most of my Australian lady-friends are too.  I confess: I was part of one of these ‘secret Facebook groups’ Hillary spoke about, and I cried the whole way through…

Reason to Move to Tassie #2: THE DONUT SITUATION

Punks. I’ve been fat my entire life, give or take a few years. So, I know a muthafuggin’ thing or two about donuts. And, can I tell you, I’ve never lived in a place with such an incredible variety of delicious donuts than Hobart. From the fancy gourmet to the perfect $1 cinnamon dusted oil fest.…

You gotta have a J-O-B

Here’s what I keep hearing about Tasmania: “It’s beautiful. I love it there. There’s just no – there’s just no – there’s just no (sob!) jobs.”. So here’s the thing about jobs in Hobart. There might not be your dream job, but the cost of living is so cheap, you can probably work a part…

It’s a dog’s life in Hobart Town

The morning after Mardis Gras 2015 was pretty much when I decided to move to Hobart. Earlier that week I’d had a conversation with my boss as my contract was coming to an end that went something like this: “Mel, have you any interest in going to Hobart?” “Hell, no, sir!” There’s a gorgeous lull…

Properties of the week (for sale)

So, for the urbanite looking for a sea change/ green change/ lovely life change, I’m going to post three times a week. Once, with three or four properties for sale during the week and some information about them, secondly, some rentals, and thirdly, something I think you should know about Hobart Life. This blog will…