By Design - Separate stories podcast

ABC Radio National

Arts, Design

The By Design separate stories podcast makes it easy to find your favourite stories each week as Fenella Kernebone looks at how we shape our world, from the ground up.


In The Field visits Bicheno surf club - a lantern a night

August 15th, 2014

Episode 43 of 102 episodes

When the locals investigated building a Surf Life Saving Club at Bicheno in north-east Tasmania, it was thought a tin shed would be the cheapest and most practical option. But when priced, the tin shed lost out to a nimble wooden-slatted $150,000 shed, designed to be a surf club and boat shed by day—then transforming into a lantern at night.

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