Monthly archives: April 2019

We published a blog post last year asking what the brackets mean on Tasmanian road signs. Here’s the link … This post proved surprisingly popular. Other people were asking the same question. This week we finally got around to asking the Transport Department why the brackets are there. Their […]

29/4/19 – Brackets on Tasmanian road signs Part 2

Tasmanian rainfall anomaly over six months
Is Tasmania a climate refuge? Perhaps. But it is not escaping climate change. The Bureau of Meteorology maps here are self-explanatory. Keep in mind that the West Coast is a wet part of Tasmania, a place where thick moss grows on roadsides. That has started to change, and the West […]

22/4/19 – Is Tasmania a climate refuge?