Monthly archives: April 2019

What do the brackets signify? Insignificance?
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, according to our visitor stats. Other people were asking the same question. This week we finally got around to asking the Transport Department why […]

Brackets on Tassie 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 anomaly maps here are self-explanatory. They don’t mean a lot on their own, but they do seem to be following recognised trends. Keep in mind that the West Coast is a wet part […]

Is Tasmania a climate refuge?