Millers Point: Murdoch Books, 2012. Quarto, dustwrapper, colour photographs, maps.
Produced in partnership with the BBC's television series, this book takes you on a journey along 2,300km of Australia's north-eastern coastline, through the diverse range of habitats that make up this extraordinary water world. The Great Barrier Reef really is like nowhere else on earth and here you'll discover how the Great Barrier Reef was formed, learn about life on the Reef and meet the plants and animals that inhabit it. The book also looks at the environmental challenges facing this incredibly delicate ecosystem, and what the future may hold. Illustrated in spectacular full-colour photography throughout, the book also features hints and tips on how to make the most out of any trip to the Reef, making it the ultimate guide to one of the most treasured natural wonders of the world.
Price: $60.00 AU