Tasmania

dark mofo 2018

Maybe We Just Don’t Need the Church

We asked a former Catholic Priest to explain why we'd miss it.
VICE Staff
6.7.18
Stuff

'The Kettering Incident’ Is the Best New Show That Nobody Is Talking About

Move over 'Stranger Things,' there's a new psychogeographical thriller in town.
Hayden Bennett
8.16.16
News

The Next Steps for Medical Marijuana in Australia

It could be a year until actual cannabis products are in the country's pharmacies.
Maddison Connaughton
2.29.16
Photo

Photos of Tasmania’s Sad, Burned Out Wilderness

On January 13, a series of dry storms passed over Tasmania, setting fires with lightning strikes.
Rob Blakers
2.18.16
Film

I Watched 26 Teams Create Horror Movies from Scratch in Just 48 Hours

This year's Tasploitation Challenge in Hobart, Tasmania, took place against a backdrop of a real-life tragic car accident.
Robbie Arnott
1.28.16
Breaking News

OkMalumKoolKat Has Been Jailed for Sexual Assault After a Performance at a Tasmanian Music Festival

The South African rapper faces one month jail after he assaulted a fellow artist in her hotel room at Hobart's MOFO Festival.
Noisey Staff
1.22.16
Stuff

Tasmania Is Paying Mothers to Quit Smoking

If you won't quit for your baby, will you quit for a $50 gift card?
Wendy Syfret
6.30.15
Travel

I Spent Two Days Inside an Immersive Performance Art Piece in the Tasmanian Mountains

This weekend getaway featured a two-headed goose, a guy dressed up as a sexy goat, and some light chanting.
Royce Akers
6.24.15
Premieres

Listen to One of the World’s Most Sought After Acid Folk Private Presses That's About to Be Reissued (and it’s from Tasmania)

Forty years after it’s original release the only album from unknown Tasmanian psych folk performer Howard Eynon is being reissued on vinyl.
Tim Scott
10.14.14
Noisey Blog

Mykki Blanco Is Playing Dark Mofo But Needs to Bust Out of a Detention Center First

Mykki Arrested in Lisbon for Being Mykki.
VICE Staff
5.21.14
News

Australia Is About to Grow Even More Opium Poppies

International need for opiates has now surpassed production, but growing more poppies is a political nightmare. Luckily Victoria will take it on.
Julian Morgans
4.8.14
All Bad News Considered

A Five-Foot Jellyfish Landed on a Beach in Tasmania

This week, a five-foot jellyfish landed on a beach, Jay Leno retired, and congress cut roughly $8 billion worth of food-stamp funding.
Rick Paulas
2.10.14