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The Last Lighthouse Keeper
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A memoir from John Cook, one of Tasmania's last kerosene lighthouse keepers. A story about madness and wilderness, shining a light onto the vicissitudes of love and nature.

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A History of Abalone Diving Tasmania - an oral history on DVD
Added: Jun 10, 2020
 
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On this DVD, 15 experienced men share their memories of abalone diving in Tasmania, from the time of the first frozen exports in the early 1960s to the present.

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Blood, Sweat & the Sea - the life of John Muir
 
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A Tasmanian maritime biography of John Muir, who built the business of Muir Engineering, designing and manufacturing some of the world's best anchoring and mooring systems.

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Ferries of the Derwent
 
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A history of the ferry services on the River Derwent in Tasmania.

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Julie Burgess - the story of a Bass Strait fishing ketch
 
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The Julie Burgess is the last of the fleet of small sailing vessels that traded and fished in the waters of Bass Strait for well over a century.

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Port Dalrymple Shipping from 1963 to 1972
 
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A book of colour photographs recording the ships that sailed into Port Dalrymple in northern Tasmania in the last decade prior to the advent of mass containerisation and the decline of the vast numbers of seafarers required to man the new type of ships.

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Pride of the Port - the Watermen of Hobart Town
 
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For nearly two centuries, the port of Hobart, Tasmania has been served by rowing, sailing and motor boats that have been available for hire to take passengers and goods across the river, to points north and south, or to ships moored in the harbour.

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The Log of Logs - Volume Three
 
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A catalogue of logs, journals, shipboard diaries, letters, and all forms of voyage narratives, 1788 to 1998, for Australia and New Zealand and surrounding oceans.

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A Celebration of Tasmanian Maritime History including the Australian Wooden Boat Festival - DVD
 
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A souvenir DVD celebrating Tasmania's maritime history, capturing the Tall Ships events, Tasmania's Wooden Boat School, and the Australian Wooden Boat Festival in Hobart.

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A History of Abalone Diving Tasmania - an oral history on DVD
 
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On this DVD, 15 experienced men share their memories of abalone diving in Tasmania, from the time of the first frozen exports in the early 1960s to the present.

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All or Nothing - Celebrating 150+ years of the Port Esperance Regatta
 
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This book was commissioned by the Esperance Discovery Centre at Dover District High School, and the Port Esperance Sailing Club to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Port Esperance Regatta in Tasmania in 2011.

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Class Distinction - Hibernia, a social and maritime disaster
 
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Sailing to Australia, the Hibernia caught fire in the South Atlantic, her survivors rescued weeks later by a convict transport heading for Van Diemen's Land. This is the story of their time on board the Hibernia, in open boats mid atlantic before rescue and then subsequently what happened to them when landed in Hobart.

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