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10 Despite the rise in migration from Asia and other non-English speaking parts of the world, Hobart 's population remains predominantly ethnically Anglo-Celtic, and has the highest percentage of Australian-born residents among the Australian capital cities.Frank Bolt, The Founding of Hobart, isbn "Encyclopædia Britannica History of Tasmania".Retrieved "Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens".During the 20th century, the city itself has received snowfalls at sea level on average only once every 15 years; however, outer suburbs lying higher on the slopes of Mount Wellington receive snow more often, owing to cold air masses arriving from Antarctica coupled with.8, Royal Visit Souvenir supplement.Founded in 1804 as a penal colony, Hobart is Australia's second oldest capital city after Sydney.Major national and international music events are usually held at the Derwent Entertainment Centre, or the Casino.2 The most common occupation categories were professionals (22.6 clerical and administrative workers (14.7 technicians and trades workers (13.3 community and personal service workers (12.8 and managers (11.3).The multi-storey mona gallery was built directly underneath the historic Sir Roy Grounds courtyard house, overlooking the Derwent River.The descendants of these, aboriginal Tasmanians often refer to themselves as '.
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The city, initially known as Hobart Town or Hobarton, was named after Lord Hobart, the British secretary of state for war and the colonies.Sydney, New South Wales.38 For locals, this became a source of discomfiture about the city's convict past, but is now a draw card for tourists.Hobart also plays host to the University of Tasmania's acclaimed Australian International Symphony Orchestra Institute (aisoi) which brings pre-professional advanced young musicians to town from all over Australia and internationally.Lloyd's List Daily Commercial News.Hobart is the capital city of Tasmania, Australia.Hobart has a small Mormon community of around 642 (2011 with meetinghouses in Glenorchy, Rosny, and Glen Huon.Hobart is known as a "Hobartian".Other festivals, including the Hobart Fringe Festival, 46 Hobart Summer Festival, Southern Roots Festival, the Falls Festival in Marion Bay and the Soundscape Festival also capitalise on Hobart 's artistic communities.Events edit Hobart 's Constitution Dock is the arrival point for yachts after they have completed the Sydney to Hobart Yacht Race, and is the scene of celebration by many yachtsmen during the new year festivities.Retrieved The Encyclopedia of Aboriginal Australia.These schools are made up of a mix of public, catholic, private and independent run, with the heaviest distribution lying in the more densely populated West around the Hobart city core.