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 96

toarra-marra-monah | Jonno Blood

Back to the calm | James Dryburgh

Artists and artisans: Philip Wolfhagen | Don Defenderfer

The giants of the Styx | Grace Heathcote

Stretching the horizon | Sienna Cook

The Abels: Classic climbing | Rob Shaw

Lobster tales: Lobster à la library | Terry Mulhern

Obituary: Bruce Montgomery | Warren Boyles

Portfolio: The Paragon Theatre | Pen Tayler

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 96

Coming Soon

toarra-marra-monah | Jonno Blood

Back to the calm | James Dryburgh

Artists and artisans: Philip Wolfhagen | Don Defenderfer

The giants of the Styx | Grace Heathcote

Stretching the horizon | Sienna Cook

The Abels: Classic climbing | Rob Shaw

Lobster tales: Lobster à la library | Terry Mulhern

Obituary: Bruce Montgomery | Warren Boyles

Portfolio: The Paragon Theatre | Pen Tayler