Welcome to Tasmania 40° South 

Welcome to Tasmania's national and international journal - a magazine that celebrates all that is good about Australia's island state

Richly illustrated with superb photographs, Tasmania 40° South presents the wilderness, culture, industry, wildlife, landscapes and people of Tasmania. 


Forty South also has a book publishing department.

To see our upcoming book launches/events click here


The Tasmanian Writers' Prize 2014 - winners announced

WINNER: Polly Whittington - The Chimney Pot 

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Stephen Nicol - Flushed Out


Helen Avery - Summer

Joanna Barrett - Seeds of the future

Holly Bruce - Surrounded

Carlene de Tres - Island Living From Childhood and Beyond

Lilly Donkers - Eddystone

Colleen Kerr - Eggshells

Lucinda Madero - Letter to the person leaving

Stu Mentha - Theo

Polly Whittington - What the Bell 


The Young Tasmanian Writers' Prize 2014 

...a short fiction competition for Tasmanians enrolled in Years 7-12

Entries close May 10, 2014

The winner of each section receives $300 and publication in Tasmania 40° South magazine. Runners up receive a $30 Fullers Bookshop gift voucher. 

Enter here              General information



Issue 72 in stores now!

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Issue 72 cover

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