Repurpose

REPURPOSE —that’s what residents of Southport, a small town/large shack settlement (your choice) on Tasmania’s far south east coast have done with books they have read. Like other community libraries in Australia, the Southport installation, located at the bus stop, is self-managing. Readers borrow then return the books. They also add books they have read … More Repurpose

Repurpose

LEFT by previous shack dwellers… washed in on the tide… what do you do with lots of old paddles? Here’s one solution — you repurpose them as a curiousity, a display, an impromptu artwork-without-artist. The paddles in the photo grace the wall of a timber cottage at Cockle Creek in far south-east Tasmania. Cockle Creek, … More Repurpose

Names

WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: NAMES. THERE ARE NOT many names to be found at the Crater Cove shack settlement in Sydney Harbour National Park. That’s because the only way to get there, other than landing from a dinghy or kayak onto a rock shelf, is by foot track. The settlement was started by fishermen who … More Names