Kay's Secondhand Books & Music Australia
Second hand books on Australian Geography, Travel & Adventure
Atlas Of Australian Dive Sites Traveller's Edition -by- Keith Hockton (2003). ISBN 0732270057.
Australia Diving. An index to Australian dive sites according to level of difficulty and diverse coverage of dive sites by state or territory,
with 75 maps and 100 colour photographs. Used second hand softcover book with card covers. 288 pages.
(HarperSports, HarperCollinsPublishers, Pymble, 2003) In fine condition, with just a few marks on upper edge of pages. Weight 550 grams.
Australian Place Names -by- Brian Knnedy & Barbara Kennedy (1996). ISBN 073360403X. Did you know that Australia has
over 4,000 000 place names? Nearly three-quarters of those are of Aboriginal origin. This book is a lively, authoritative
and entertaining reference that concentrates on the best known towns, cities and suburbs, and on those frequently colourful
and unusual rural names. Used second hand paperback book. 224 pages. (Hodder & Stoughton. Sydney. 1996) Gift inscription written on
first page. Else in very good condition. Weight 400 grams.
Australian Pub Crawl -by- Douglass Baglin & Yvonne Austin (4th Imp 1979). ISBN 0727104349.
The Australian pub assumed a style all its own, but not just a single style: there is almost as much variety in the shape,
size and character of our pubs as there is in their faithful customers; this volume was lovingly compiled in the course
of a twenty-year pub crawl; fully illustrated with colour photographs. Used second hand tall paperback book. 200 pages.
(Paul Hamlyn Pty Ltd, Frenchs Forest, 4th Impression, 1976) Corners of covers are worn and edges sunned, else in very
good condition. Weight 650 grams.
Cry Me A River: One Man's Journey Down The Murray Darling With A Kayak On Wheels -by- Steve Posselt (2009).
SIGNED COPY. ISBN 9780980613704. Signed by Steve Posselt on half title page. A lifetime engineer in the water industry and
successful businessman, Steve Posselt put everything on the line to paddle or drag a kayak from Brisbane to Adelaide down the
full length of the Darling River and lower Murray River so he could see, first hand what was happening to Australia's rivers;
accompany Steve every step of this 3,000 kilometre journey, experience the adventure with him, weigh up what he saw with what he
was told, and make up your own mind about the state of the rivers. Illustrated with colour photographs. Used second hand
paperback book. 280 pages. (Ebono Institute, Mullumbimby, 2009) A few light marks on edges of pages, else in very good condition.
Weight 400 grams.
Discover Lawn Hill Boodjamulla National Park Gorge System And Environs travel guide (1996). ISBN 1862731071.
Australian Travel. Queensland Travel. Boodjamulla National Park (Lawn Hill) in North west Queensland. Illustrated
in full colour. Includes 4 postcards inside rear cover. Used second hand softcover book. 28 pages. (Robert Brown & Associates. 1996) Some creases
in spine. Else in very good condition.
Islands Of South-West Tasmania -by- Gary White (1980). ISBN 0959486607.
Tasmanian Islands. Covers the location, flora and fauna of De Witt Island, Maatsuyker Island, Flat (Mutton Bird) Island,
Louisa Island, Flat Witch Island,
Pedra Branca, The Mewstone, Walker Island, Ile Du Golfe, Trumpeter Island, Breaksea Island, Kathleen Island, Shanks Island,
Flat Top Island, Eddystone Rock. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Used second hand softcover book. 63 pages. (Self-published
by author Gary White, Sydney, in 1980. 2nd printing) Covers are worn and lightly creased. Remains of sticker on rear cover.
Upper corners are bumped, else pages are in fine condition.
Iwupataka Jay Creek Aboriginal Settlement Central Australia's First All-Aboriginal Tourist
Enterprise Guide Book. Used second hand softcover booklet. 13 pages. (Inland Publications Pty Ltd. Alice Springs. Undated)
Light foxing on spine and edges of covers and pages. Else in fine condition.
Kakadu National Park Australia Steve Parish Natural History Guide -by- Ian Morris(1996). ISBN 1875932402.
A natural history guide to Kakadu National Park; describes in words and pictures the natural world of Kakadu and the Top
End; shows the very close attachment of the Aboriginal traditional owners to their land; uniquely explains the Aboriginal
view of the ecology that was shared with the author after years of contact; shows the effect of seasonal changes on the
landscape, plants and wildlife; provides over 450 images of Kakadu's wildlife and its diverse landscape; devotes an entire
chapter based on the author's experience on the best places to visit to develop an understanding of Kakadu. Illustrated in
full colour. Used second hand softcover book. 225 pages. (Steve Parish Publishing. Fortitude Valley. 1996) Covers are lightly scuffed.
Light foxing on first and last few pages and edges of pages. else very good. Weighs 620 grams.
Kakadu National Park Australia's Northern Territory travel guide. ISBN 085858090X.
Australian Travel. Northern Territory Travel. Travel guide to Kakadu National Park in the Northern Territory,
where the wildlife and the primaeval land dominate - not people. Illustrated in full colour. Includes fold out centrefold.
Used second hand softcover booklet. 32 pages. (Nucolorvue Productions. Undated) Covers are scuffed and lightly creased.
Corners bumped. Else in very good condition.
Leeuwin Lighthouse A Brief History -by- Cyril Ayris (1996). ISBN 0646277871.
The Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse in Western Australia was 100 years old in December 1996; it stands sentinel over a cape which holds as
much fear as does the Cape of Good Hope and Cape Horn; it sits at the place where the mighty Great Southern Ocean and Indian Ocean
meet, and before the lighthouse's construction, this treacherous stretch of coast was guarded by lanterns, swinging from posts,
on cliff tops. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Used second hand softcover book. 40 pages. (Cyril Ayris Freelance. West Perth, W.A.
1996) In fine condition.
Scenic Lake Pedder Tasmania travel guide. ISBN 0858580810.
Australian Travel. Tasmanian Travel. Travel guide to beautiful Lake Pedder, a result of the hydro-electric power
development on the Gordon River in South West Tasmania. Illustrated in full colour. Includes fold out centrefold.
Used second hand softcover booklet. 12 pages. (Nucolorvue Productions. Undated) Covers are scuffed and lightly creased.
Corners bumped. Else in very good condition.
Signs Of History: WWII Historic Sites: A Photographic Collection Of The World War II Historic
Sites Signs In The Northern Territory (c.2009). Australian Travel. Northern Territory Travel. An invaluable guide when
exploring the Northern Territory's World War Two sites, this book highlights the diverse military activity in the
Northern Territory during the war years. Used second hand paperback book. 58 pages. (Australian National Trust, circa 2009)
Very good condition.
Steve Parish Celebrating Kakadu Australia. ISBN 0947263276.
Australian Travel. Northern Territory Travel. Kakadu National Park. Packed full of wonderful colour photography
of the Park's scenery, flora and wildlife, and Aboriginal rock art. Used second hand softcover book. 32 pages. (Steve Parish Publishing.
Undated) In very good condition.
The Fortune Hunters -by- Frank Clune. An Atomic Odyssey in Australia's Wild West, and Things Seen and Heard by the
Way in a Jeep Jaunt. Australian Travel. Australian Adventure. Frank Clune tells his story
of a three-thousand mile journey in a jeep, with a geologist and a geiger counter, to join the uranium rush to the Northern
Territory in the 1950s; he tells of dramatic and humorous incidents, and of the characters that he met, and also what he
found about the early pioneers. Illustrated with black and white plates. Maps of Clune's journey on endpapers. (Angus &
Robertson Publishers. Sydney, First edition. 1957) Used secolnd hand hardcover book in price-clipped dust jacket. Dust jacket is
grubby on the rear, lightly stained on rear and spine, and bumped on edges and both ends of spine with small tears.
Foxing on edges of pages. Else book itself is very good.
The Water Walk A Users Guide To The Far North Coast Water Cycle And The Rous Water Walk At Emigrant Creek Dam.
ISBN 9780975799727. Published by Rous Water, Lismore, Northern New South Wales 2007. The first part of the Guide tells a
story about the Water Walks project, why it was created, who's been involved and what's been achieved; the second part of the
Guide contains a series of information sheets that are directly related to each sign on the Water Walk and individually address
specific water-related topics; the end of the Guide contains some useful resources: a glossary, index and information about how
to get further Water Walk materials. There are two ways to use this Guide: as a guidebook for the Water Walk at Emigrant Creek
Dam, and as an educational resource to learn or teach about key water topics. Illustrated in colour. Used second hand spiral-bound softcover
book. Unpaginated. In very good condition. Weight 800 grams.
Through Karri To The Coast Manjimup Pemberton Walpole Northcliffe Tourist Book 1997. ISBN 0646312952.
Western Australia travel guide. The shire of Manjimup in Western Australia covers an area of approximately 700 000 hectares;
Manjimup, Pemberton, Walpole, & Northcliffe are the main towns; smaller settlements and communities, many of which were mill towns,
include Jardee, Quinninup, Palgarup, Nyamup, Tone River, Donnelly River & Deanmill; on the coast is Windy Harbour. Illustrated in
full colour. Used second hand softcover book. Unpaginated. (Karri Coast Tourism Group, Manjimup. 1997) Remains of sticker on rear cover. Else very good.
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