Issue Thirty Seven

TG #37

TG #37 : Sapphires + Mountain Journal: Gould Plateau + Tasmanian Story (1954) + Arrowsmith’s Map

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How to Find Sapphires… sort of

I guess I’m naturally attracted to pretty rocks and minerals…. What could be more fun than paddling knee high in a cold stream during Tasmanian winter, vigorously looking through sand for gemstones?

Stephanie Sykora

Mountain Journal – The Gould Circuit

Alpine explorations: The Minotaur, The Pool of Memories, The Labyrinth, Mount Gould

Cam Walker

Five Decades Ago: A Tasmanian Story

“It is a land washed by the seas on every side…Strange tigers and prehistoric animals made the island their home.”

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A Closer Look at Arrowsmith’s 1834 Map

“..A petrifying stream where trunks of trees become stone”

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