Lost World

The Lost World Hike | Hobart, Tasmania

Background Hobart is a gorgeous little city nestled between the deep blue waters of the River Derwent and the imposing escarpments and forests of Mt Wellington (Kunanyi). At 1,271m it is a landmark visible across much of southern Tasmania, and is used by many a befuddled tourist to gain their bearings when exploring this beautiful…

Room for a Pony

Breakfast at Room for a Pony | Hobart, Tasmania

pony (n.) – 1650s, powny, from Late Latin pullanus Sounds painful… There were eight of us on that fine summer’s morn, all in search of a nosebag in which to dip a hungry muzzle. Pullanuses aside, the pony is a noble beast, exhibiting distinctive characteristics that are the envy of many a mere mortal. With all mankind’s imperfections,…