/ 19 June 2024

Odd jobs for Tassie tourists, short shorts for blokes, and Pickles the piglet gets pinged…

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Tasmania has opened applications for 10 ‘odd jobs’ – it’s not a DIY push but a plan to attract more winter tourists. Ranging from ‘wombat walker’ to ‘cave conductor’, the unpaid jobs last a couple of days, but the successful candidates will receive free travel, hotels, food and memorabilia for their stay…

What you probably won’t see in Tasmania this winter is the new fashion trend being pushed by Gucci – short shorts for men. Coming in a range of fabrics and colours, there’s potentially something for every man. It reminds us of a simpler time

Police in California are used to extreme car chases, but their extended trotter chase for pet pig Pickles has gone viral. He was eventually caught and reunited with his owners – the officers decided not to charge him with resisting arrest…

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