Magazine Gremlins – Australian and New Zealand titles

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Cluewords 128- Gremlin

The Baffler, page 40

The clue, ‘Atonomous Pyrenees region’ should read ‘Autonomous Pyrenees region’

Thank you to Pam Bendle of Heathmont Victoria for alerting us to this gremlin

Handy Acrostic 10 – Gremlin

Acrostic 35, page 61

The letters in the grid do not correspond with some of the letters in the clue solution

A replacement page can be emailed or posted on request.  Please accept our sincere apologies for this error.

Thank you to Tricia Reust of Queensland for alerting us to this error


Variety Prize Puzzles 89 – Gremlin

Missing Link, page 6

The two words coming down from the top row should be COIN and JEEPS not Join and Keeps.

Thank you to Judith Boyd from Werombi, NSW for alerting us to this error.

Christine’s BIG Crossword 291 – Gremlin

Pop Words, page 47

The clue should read ‘Neither One Of Us (Wants To Be The … Goodbye) (5,2)’ with the answer FIRST TO

Thanks to AJ Argent of Coorparoo, Qld for alerting us to this gremlin

Super Sudoku Quick 144 – Gremlin

Kakuro 5, page 17

There are two possible solutions for this puzzle.

Thanks to Peter Brandenburg of Mitchelton, Qld for alerting us to this gremlin

Holiday Crossword Collection 105 – Gremlin

Concept-Cross, page 60

The clue at 64 across, ‘Intinerant’ for the answer NOMAD should be spelt ‘Itinerant’

Thank you to Megan Crowle of Junortoun Victoria for alerting us to this gremlin

Colossus 169 – Gremlin

The Knowledge, page 34

The clue at 10 down ‘Termite devourers’ should have the word break-up (9) not (10) for the answer ANTEATERS

Thanks to Norman Elmore for alerting us to this gremlin

Variety Prize Puzzles 88 – Gremlin

Globetrotter, page 21

Clue should read ‘New York’s Tin … Alley’ not ‘New York’s … Pan Alley’ for the answer PAN

Thanks to AJ Argent from Coorparoo in Qld for alerting us to this gremlin

Cluewords 126 – Gremlin

Crozzle 2, page 24

The dividing line between the two clues is in the wrong place in the clue square for ‘Nothing/North African nation’.

Thank you to Max Allen from Guildford in NSW for alerting us to this Gremlin.