During Dark Mofo I had the great pleasure of spending some time with the boys at Hobart's Templo. Matt, Chris and their crew have created a beautifully honest and rich experience in their tiny restaurant on the northern cbd fringe. The Spanish-Italian influenced cooking has been wowing diners since October last year and the largely Mofo crowd was no exception during the time I was working in the restaurant. Being small it was a challenging

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Sally and Herbert Staubmann have been real champions of Tasmania's plants and rehabilitation of significant parts of Tasmania for 25 years now, so I thought it was about time an article was published about them and their work. Their native plant nursery at Liffey in the Island's north is a joy to visit and dangerous to the wallet of plant lovers. Tamsin O'Neill at Green Magazine saw the value of the article and gave it

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Earlier this year I began contributing with images and writing to the fantastic publication, Green Magazine. Visiting Nina and Nigel Eberhardt at their innovative Turner's Beach home was inspiring as saving the trees onsite was their first priority. They built the house around the trees, creating a home and garden that instantly felt established and, as the article suggested, is a little like camping at home. Nina and Nigel love plants - their adorable baby

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MIPEP hunter Gary Bowcock with dogs Tama and Joker (Springer Spaniel) sheltering from blizzards at the Sandy Bay hut to begin hunting for rabbits in the Macquarie Island highlands Way back in 2011 I was wholly privileged to accompany journalist Matthew Denholm to incredible Macquarie Island for the Weekend Australian Magazine to do a story on the program to eradicate the sub-Antarctic island of feral animals. We spent two amazing days accompanying hunter and dog

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If you think I’ve got energy, you really need to spend some time around the Red Feather Inn’s Lydia Nettlefold. Lydia is always on the go with projects and she and her team at the RFI have created a magically serene and charming retreat from the old Hadspen coaching inn. I alwaysd love heading out there with my cameras. Now it’s time for a good lie