Caravanning Australia

Caravanning Australia

The Australian Adventure Atlas


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By Lee Atkinson
Format Hardback
Page Extent 496
Book Size 308 x 237 x 33 mm (H x W x D)
Imprint New Holland Publishers
Release Date 1 Mar 2007
Subject Classification Travel & holiday / Travel maps & atlases

A comprehensive guide to adventure travel in all regions of Australia

In this Adventure Atlas you'll find everything you need to know to help plan an adventure holiday in Australia. Forty comprehensive chapters, each with detailed maps and beautiful photographs, cover every region across the country in depth, with information on the best national parks in the area, where to camp, the best bushwalks, scenic highlights and attractions and adventure tours. With information on responsible travel and safety, you'll find specialist chapters on whale watching, fishing and bird watching as well as a useful list of dangerous animals to avoid. You'll find details on skiing, diving and snorkelling, all written by leading experts in their field. There's a guide to driving around the country with handy driving tips and vehicle preparation know-how, gourmet getaways for food and wine lovers plus an inspirational list of Australia's top 100 things to see and do. Whether you 're out and about, or at home thinking about what you'd like to do next, the Adventure Atlas brings you the best of Australian adventure holidays.

Lee Atkinson

Lee Atkinson is one of Australia leading experts on travelling in Australia. Author of Caravanning Australia: 50 Great Destinations; The Australian Adventure Atlas, On the Road: 40 Great Driving Holidays in Australia and former editor of the country highest circulating motoring and travel magazine, The Open Road, Lee has been writing about her adventures on and off the road since 1991. Past president of the Australian Society of Travel Writers, Lee is also co-editor of an anthology of Australian travel writing, Best Foot Forward. Her work also appears regularly in glossy travel magazines, newspapers and various international in-flight magazines.