Some things you may have missed:
The Tasmanian Poetry Scene : A Young Writer's Perspective, by Juliet Paine, in 'Five Bells' vol.10 no.2 Autumn 2003 pp.13-14.
Poetry in Tasmania : A Personal Memoir, by Tim Thorne, in: 'Five Bells' vol.10 no.2 Autumn 2003 pp.4-6.
Kindling Sparks : Poetry in Hobart, by Megan Schaffner, in 'Five Bells' vol.10 no.2 Autumn 2003 pp.7-10.
British author Nicholas Shakespeare explains why he owns a house in Tasmania and talks about the adaption of his novel, The Dancer Upstairs, to the screenplay of the film of the same name -- The Canberra Times 5 July 2003 Books section [1a]