Welcome to our quarterly Tasmanian journal, a magazine that celebrates all that is good about Australia’s island state.

With elegant writing and superb photography, Tasmania 40°South presents the wilderness and wildlife, culture, epicure, history, industry and people of Tasmania.

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Inside Issue 89

Leatherwood  Brett Charlton

Operation orange  Grace Heathcote

Southerners  James Dryburgh

The suspension of ordinary  Carol Freeman

Makers  Fiona Stocker

Portfolio: Antarctica  Steve Roden

Tasmania’s hidden hunger  Jane Bowman

Drinking with ghosts  Don Defenderfer

Escape to King Island  Peter Gillett