They say that diamonds are a girl’s best friend, but Launceston man Jordan de Hoog will tell you that sapphires are the precious stones that caught the eye of his girlfriend, now wife, Karina. Tasmanian sapphires.
A word of warning though: you can smell this roasting a long way down the road, the strong Indian aromas wafting in the Derby breeze. It may attract more bodies around your dinner table than you bargained for!
We love it when the Dales is used to bring people together in different ways. Case in point: last month a bunch of dads and their sons spent a few nights away for some quality bro bonding. One of the gang was Launceston businessman Phil Beeston and his 16-year-old son Zac. We caught up with him after to find out some more.
Selecting a mountain bike trail to ride on any given day can be like choosing a good book to read. So many options. So many considerations. Like your mood, your capacity, your frame of mind, your time, your motivation... Overwhelmed already?
Hello fellow Tasmanian. Breaking news! Tassie’s tourism department confirmed today that free travel money is coming your way.
The more often people eat together, the more likely they are to describe themselves as happy and satisfied with their lives, research shows.
National news coverage for The Dales with Domain writer Jenny Brown describing the place as a "charming anomaly".
Tasmania has some cracker boutique breweries. Absolutely top notch. If you’re a newbie to the island state, you’d be forgiven for getting a little overwhelmed with the selection. That’s why The Dales main man Martin has taken some time to jot down his favourites for you.
How exciting it was for our architect Philip M Dingemanse to take out the Sustainability Award for Commercial (small) Design category this past Thursday in Sydney. The following is taken from the Architecture & Design's online review of the 2019 Sustainability Awards.
The Dale's of Derby's first ever awards were awarded by the Australian Institute of Architecture, Tasmanian Chapter to our architect Philip M Dingemanse. The 2019 Barry McNeill Award for Sustainable Architecture, and the 2019 Award for Commercial Architecture are a wonderful credit to his fantastic work on this project.
Well done Phil!