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Sunday, March 31, 2013


Maps:
1:100,000 South Coast walks map by TASMAP 
1:25,000 Recherche, Prion, Precipitous, Louisa, Cox and Melaleuca by TASMAP 
- can be purchased from most outdoor shops, National Park Visitor Centres & Travel Information Centres  or online at https://shop.parks.tas.gov.au/

Guides and track notes:
The most comprehensive guide with detailed track notes and colour topographic maps of the entire track can be found in the book South coast track by John & Monica Chapman.
http://www.john.chapman.name/pub-sc.html
For those wishing to explore further than the South Coast Track, then the larger guide book South West Tasmania by John Chapman which also includes the South Coast Track could be considered.

Useful Links:
https://www.southcoasttrack.com.au/
 - very useful information resource with some brief but free track notes
http://www.parks.tas.gov.au/?base=2265
 - Parks & Wildlife Service, Tasmania
http://www.john.chapman.name/tas-sthc.html
- a comprehensive site by John Chapman about bushwalking in Australia
http://bushwalk.com/forum/viewforum.php?f=3&sid=cb380ab1b3e66cb569b121f0055917fe
- the best forum about bushwalking in Australia including Tasmania
http://www.besthike.com/australasia/australia/south_coast.html

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