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Wanaka: Lake, Mountain, Adventure

Wanaka: Lake, Mountain, Adventure
 

Featuring brand-new content on the scenic splendour of Wanaka and the myriad activities and attractions for visitors in this updated edition of a book that serves as both a guide to one of New Zealand's tourism hotspots, and as a souvenir. Completely revised and redesigned, a per... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781988531366
Published 13 December 2018 by Otago University Press
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Peat, Neville
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ISBN-13 9781988531366
ISBN-10 1988531365
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Otago University Press
Imprint Otago University Press
Publication Date 13 December 2018
International Publication Date 13 March 2019
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Peat, Neville
Category Wild Animals
Active Outdoor Pursuits
Places & Peoples: General Interest
Travel & Holiday Guides
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
New Zealand & Related
Number of Pages 80
Dimensions Width: 170mm
Height: 210mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Walking - Guidebooks - New Zealand - Wanaka, Trails - Guidebooks - New Zealand - Wanaka, Natural history - New Zealand - Wanaka, WanakaNZ - History, Wanaka NZ - Guidebooks
NBS Text People & Places: General
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 919.39504
Catalogue Code 953755

Description of this Book

Neville Peat describes the scenic splendour of Wanaka and the myriad activities and attractions for visitors in this updated edition of a book that serves as both a guide to one of New Zealand's tourism hotspots, and as a souvenir. The book covers the history of the Wanaka area and its progress into a contemporary centre renowned for an exciting range of outdoor activities and regular events, including the internationally recognized Warbirds Over Wanaka air show. Further material offers a guide to local walking and cycling tracks, local flora and fauna, and Mt. Aspiring National Park.

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Author's Bio

Neville Peat, a Dunedin writer and photographer, is the author of over 30 books covering themes of geography, biography, history and the natural environment. In 2007 he was awarded New Zealand's largest literary prize, the Creative New Zealand Michael King Writers' Fellowship, for a book about the Tasman Sea. In the 2018 New Year Honours he was made a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit (MNZM) for services to conservation.

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