Beaches of the Australian Coast: 7 book series
Beaches of the Australian Coast: 7 book series
Andrew Short
SUP - Marine Studies
ISBN: 9781920898137

Australia has 10,685 mainland beaches, each of which is described in detail in this series of seven books covering the entire coast. It also includes several hundred beaches on 30 inhabited islands around Australia.

These books provide background on the nature and evolution of the coast of each state and the nature of its beach systems. This is followed by a description of every beach giving local names, access points, facilities, suitability of swimming and every surfing break, including hazards.

Each book contains hundreds of photographs, regional maps and maps of all popular beaches. The entire set contains over 2500 pages and 2000 figures.