Old Sea Dogs of Tasmania Book 1 is a number #1 best selling title with over 5250 books sold Australia wide, wonderful Fathers Day Gifts, birthday presents or Christmas stocking fillers for the man of the house. This joyful and highly acclaimed collection of tall tales and striking black and white portrait and seascape photographs is set deep in the southern seas, where the Roaring Forties batter AustraliaÂs smallest state Â Tasmania. Meet tough salt encrusted sailors, fishermen and shipwrights, who have made passage and experienced high adventures across all the worlds oceans on vessels large and small. In Book 1 you will round Cape Horn on a fully rigged Windjammer, compete in the Three Peaks Race, craft from Huon Pine the stunning 8 meter class yacht Varg, live the life of a river rat, step in the footprints of Joshua Slocum, race district dinghies, encounter whales and visit Hells Gates amongst other adventures. Featured maritime locations from around Tasmania include: The Iron Pot & Storm Bay, Hells Gates, Low Head, Bicheno, Port Arthur, Stanley, Port Sorell, Tamar River, Cornelian Bay, Port Cygnet, Wineglass Bay, Bellerive, Bruny Island, Orford, Trial Harbour, Norfolk Bay, Pieman River, Triabunna, River Derwent, St Helens, Banks Strait, Battery Point, Launceston, Devonport, Hobart, Dunalley, South Arm and D'Entrecasteaux Channel.