Claire Konkes

Claire Konkes is a Hobart-based journalist and academic.

Articles by this author

Image of Frances Bender
Tasmanian salmon, from farm to court
Bender’s choice
At the Supreme Court of Tasmania in Hobart, a coterie of suits wait in the foyer for the morning’s proceedings to start. It takes a moment to spot the plaintiff. Frances Bender,...
It took two weeks and endless bureaucracy to honour a dying wish
Geert by sea
If you punch these co-ordinates into Google Maps, the icon hovers like a red hot-air balloon over a sea of blue. The Pacific Ocean. No land in sight. That’s the point; this is...