TITLE

Paddling in paradise

AUTHOR(S)
Webster, Lexie
PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
Wild: Australia's Wilderness Adventure Magazine;Sep/Oct2015, Issue 149, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of sea kayaking between Hervey Bay and Fraser Island in Australia.
ACCESSION #
109031660

 

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