Tasmania Books

Tasmania Books

The Wilderness Shop Box Hill


Camping guide Tasmania

Overland Track

Overland Track

South Coast Track

camping guide to tasmania

A detailed directory to 200 of Tasmania’s best campsites. Covers the whole state including out of the way places. Each campsite has a list of facilities, attractions and what to bring. rrp $24.95


Australia’s most famous walk. This is an unforgettable walk and John Chapman’s book definitely helps with planning and getting the most out of your trip. rrp $19.95


Australia’s most famous walk. This is an unforgettable walk. The book has sections on flora, fauna and history as well as comprehensive walking notes.  rrp $39.95


The South Coast Track is the place that most people visit next after having done the Overland Track. Experience south-west tassie in its unspoilt best. rrp $17.95

South West Tasmania

Cradle Mtn. Lake St Clair

Daywalks Tasmania

100 Walks Tasmania


South-west Tasmania is simply one of the most stunningly wild places on earth. The author has 40 years walking experience in the South-West.


This book covers the Overland Track and all trails which lead into and and of it.The Walls of Jerusalem National Park is also covered in detail. rrp $34.95


Detailed guidebook to the best daywalks around Tasmania. Covers most of the classics as well as some lesser known gems. rrp $34.95


Detailed guidebook which covers the best daywalking areas throughout Tasmania.  rrp $34.95

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The Wilderness Shop has been servicing the needs of bushwalkers, hikers,  rock climbers and xc skiers in the Eastern Suburbs of Melbourne for over 30  years. The Wilderness Shop has a wide range of hiking gear and climbing equipment including hiking boots, tents (one man and two man), climbing equipment, sleeping bags and led headlamps. We also specialise in outdoor footwear: hiking shoes mens and womens, leather and gore-tex hiking boots. We stock quality canvas hiking packs, bushwalking rucksacks, lightweight trekking packs and quality daypacks. The Wilderness Shop have the best sleeping mats - the exped downmat and self inflating mats - and hiking sleeping bags as well as ultralight sleeping bags. Not to mention our range of trekking maps for Victoria, Tasmania and NSW. The Wilderness Shop is Melbourne's best rock climbing store, stocking a wide range of rock climbing harnesses, shoes and other rock climbing gear.