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Australia correspondent Karen Middleton joins Kathryn to talk about how Australia's chief medical officer Dr Brendan Murphy has retracted comments he made to New Zealand's parliamentary committee… Audio
The Museum of Old and New or MONA for short in Hobart Tasmania is the largest privately funded museum in the Southern hemisphere, and some would say both its greatest and strangest. Audio, Gallery
New Zealand firefighters will soon head to Tasmania to help deal with more than 50 blazes burning across 20,000 hectares. Fire and Emergency New Zealand National Manager Rural Operations John… Audio
Dairy farmers are enjoying the lull before calving begins next month. Winter shearing is underway in the north. Audio, Gallery
A massive storm that devastated parts of Australia's east coast is continuing to cause record flooding in Tasmania.
The bushfires currently raging in Tasmania aren't just threatening human life and property. Professor David Bowman of the University of Tasmania is seriously worried about their environmental impact.
Tasmania may become the first Australian state to raise the legal smoking age above 18. Audio
A coroner has found that a New Zealand bushwalker who went missing 45 years ago probably died near Mt Ossa, Tasmania's highest peak.
Tasmania's 100 million dollar poppy industry is worried about the security of poppy fields after recent thefts. Audio
Tasmanian artist Sonia Singh and her mother find discarded dolls and give them a new lease of life, but in a way that makes them appear more natural and child-like. Audio
Marine invaders and the lessons of Maria Island. Audio
Tasmanian novelist whose latest book, The Narrow Road to the Deep North, has won the 2014 Western Australia Premier's Book Award, and has been shortlisted for the 2014 Man Booker prize. Audio
Slacker in sound, philosopher in content, Australian Courtney Barnett plays us a few songs and tells us about where her music comes from. Audio
Ernest Shackelton's Antartic whiskey. Protection for Tasmanian old growth forests. Audio
A chat with outdoorsman and adventurer Kennedy Warne about Tasmania. Audio