New Zealand author Maria Gill is touring her book Abel Tasman: Mapping the Southern Lands around Tasmania. “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 Tasmania with Abel Tasman commemorations.” The Dutch Embassy in Australia sponsors the tour in Tasmania.
Book launch 'Abel Tasman. Mapping the Southern Lands' by Maria Gill.