Welcome to our quarterly Tasmanian journal, a magazine that preserves Tasmania’s history, secures its future, reflects the identity of Tasmanians and celebrates everything good about Australia’s island state.

With compelling writing and superb photography, Forty South magazine presents public interest journalism that explores the wilderness and wildlife, economy, industry, culture, epicure, history and people of Tasmania.

The lasting success of Forty South magazine has been built on trust and respect. Its editorial policy both creates that foundation and reinforces it. It shall not be compromised. Read our full editorial policy and complaints procedure.

You can subscribe to the print edition or the digital edition, or go to the 40S Bookshop to see our catalogue of back issues.

Inside Issue 97

Burning bright | Fiona Stocker

Still they fly| Stephenie Cahalan 

Hello winter, my old friend | Pen Tayler

The shack in winter | Don Defenderfer

Lobster tales | Terry Mulhern

Long Marsh | Hilary Burden

From the paddock to the cloud | Ella Michele

À la Louise | Louise Bowers

Coronaworld | Jonno Blood

The Patch | Peter Grant

The Abels | Rob Shaw

Old-timers | Hilary Burden

About books | Lian Tanner

Tasmanian Writers’ Prize 2020 | Winner Andrea McMahon

Welcome to our quarterly Tasmanian journal, a magazine that preserves Tasmania’s history, secures its future, reflects the identity of Tasmanians and celebrates everything good about Australia’s island state.

With compelling writing and superb photography, Tasmania 40°South presents public interest journalism that explores the wilderness and wildlife, economy, industry, culture, epicure, history and people of Tasmania.

The lasting success of Tasmania 40°South has been built on trust and respect. Its editorial policy both creates that foundation and reinforces it. It shall not be compromised. Read our full editorial policy and complaints procedure.

You can subscribe to the print edition or the digital edition, or go to the 40S Bookshop to see our catalogue of back issues.

Inside Issue 97

Current issue

Burning bright | Fiona Stocker

Still they fly| Stephenie Cahalan

Hello winter, my old friend | Pen Tayler

The shack in winter | Don Defenderfer

Lobster tales | Terry Mulhern

Long Marsh | Hilary Burden

From the paddock to the cloud | Ella Michele

À la Louise | Louise Bowers

Coronaworld | Jonno Blood

The Patch | Peter Grant

The Abels | Rob Shaw

Old-timers | Hilary Burden

About books | Lian Tanner

Tasmanian Writers’ Prize 2020 | Winner Andrea McMahon