Tony Wheeler's Islands of Australia
Not just an island continent, Australia is a continent of islands. With over 8,000, it has more than the entire Caribbean.
- NewSouth Books
- Publish Date
- October 2019
Join seasoned traveller Tony Wheeler on a journey around the Australian coast and beyond to discover the stunning natural features, unique wildlife and chequered histories of Australiaâ€™s remarkable (and remarkably diverse) islets, cays, atolls and archipelagos. Find out why the Whitsundays should have been called the Whitmondays, encounter Australiaâ€™s only known pirate, witness mutiny and murder on theÂ BountyÂ andÂ Batavia, meet giant lizards and friendly quokkas, and discover rich Indigenous cultures.