Subtitle: Australian States and Territories
By: Linsie Tan
Genre: YQ - Educational material
Published by: Redback Publishing
Published: 01 Mar 2017
ISBN: 9780994624758


Isolated from the rest of Australia for thousands of years, the island of Tasmania is a haven for unique wildlife. Its World Heritage wilderness area covers about a quarter of the state. Find out what caused the Tasmanian tiger to become extinct, and how Tasmania is now protecting its native plants and animals. Then read about the connection between Hobart, Antarctica and the first man to reach the South Pole.