Wheelers Books

Places We Swim: Exploring Australia's Best Beaches, Pools, Waterfalls, Lakes, Hot Springs and Gorges

Places We Swim: Exploring Australia's Best Beaches, Pools, Waterfalls, Lakes, Hot Springs and Gorges

This beautiful photographic and curated travel guide celebrates Australia's long-standing connection to water

Usually ships 6-12 working days – This title is in stock at publisher

Quick Reference

ISBN 9781741175660
Barcode 9781741175660
Published 31 December 2018 by Explore Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Seitchik-Reardon, Dillon
By Clements, Caroline
Availability In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

... view full title details below.

Buy Now

  • $45.00 Retail price
  • $36.00 Wheelers price
  • You save $9.00!
Add to Basket Add to Wishlist

Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781741175660
ISBN-10 1741175666
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Explore Australia
Imprint Explore Australia
Publication Date 31 December 2018
International Publication Date 1 November 2018
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Seitchik-Reardon, Dillon
By Clements, Caroline
Category Swimming & Diving
Places & Peoples: General Interest
Travel & Holiday Guides
Australian
Number of Pages 208
Dimensions Width: 210mm
Height: 240mm
Weight 820g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Swimming - Guidebooks - Australia, Australia - Guidebooks
NBS Text Travel & Holiday Guides: General
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 797.210994
Catalogue Code 948264

Description of this Book

From lap pools to sea pools, the ocean, waterfalls, hot springs and rockpools, Places We Swim features 60 of the very best swimming spots around Australia. Each destination entry includes information on what makes the swimming spot unique, local knowledge and things to do, see and eat in the area. The text is complemented by beautiful photography from some of Australia's most celebrated lifestyle photographers, which will inspire you to see this country in a new light. The book also profiles a range of people from an extreme ocean swimmer to a chef that builds his menu around the sea. This inspirational reference guide will have you returning to the water again and again. Foreword by Benjamin Law.

^ top

Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

There are no reviews for this title.

^ top

Author's Bio

Caroline Clements and Dillon Seitchik-Reardon took a year off work to test out places to swim all over Australia. Both love being in the water, and found swimming an incredible access point to Australian culture and identity.Caroline was the founding editor of Broadsheet, and produced cookbooks and produce guides for Broadsheet in Melbourne and Sydney. Dillon is an environmental scientist and has co-written gardening books for the Little Veggie Patch Co. Together they have written and photographed all entries in the book with contributions from Eugene Tan (aquabumps), Remy Gerega, Alex Kydd, Nikki To and Kate Berry.

^ top