New Zealand author Maria Gill is touring her book Abel Tasman: Mapping the Southern Lands around New Zealand. “It’s 375 years since Dutch explorer Abel Tasman ventured out to find the unknown Southern Lands,” said author and teacher Maria Gill. “I wanted to time my trip to Nelson and Tasmania with Abel Tasman commemorations.” The Dutch Embassy in New Zealand sponsors the tour in New Zealand.
Book launch 'Abel Tasman. Mapping the Southern Lands' by Maria Gill.