The book isn’t just a travel guide for walkers and kayakers. It’s a book for south coast residents, visitors to this area, and anyone who loves nature and discovering wild places. It tells of Aboriginal connections to the islands, the history of south coast exploration, and the arrival of settlers and convicts. It covers the geology, flora, lighthouses, shipwrecks, bird life and environmental values of the islands.
There are over 200 photographs from over 20 photographers, and maps and description of how to visit every island, whether on foot or by boat.