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By Craig Doumoruas
Published on 9 Oct 2020
Jack Thwaites is one of Tasmania's early pioneers and conservationist. Born in 1902 in Kendal, England, Jack relocated to Tasmania as an 11 year old. He was a member of the Hobart Walking Club from 1929 until his death, 1986, with his most recent photo in this collection dated as 1979. Jack worked tirelessly through his life on the preservation and conservation of many of Tasmania's landmarks.
For more information about Jack, read the Wikipedia reference to Jack Thwaites.
Photographer: J.B. Thwaites
St. Columba Falls
Pencil Pine Cascades
O'Grady Falls - 1978
Horsetail Falls, Mt. Owen
Meander Falls (Frozen) 1963
Heemskirk Falls - March 1979
Waterfall Valley - off Bluff Cirque (1963)
Unnamed Waterfall on Chinese Creek, Schouten Island
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Containing over 30 hikes visiting 55 waterfalls, the Waterfalls of Tasmania - Day Trips to Waterfalls is your guide for visiting some of Tasmania's idyllic waterfalls.
We have collated the most comprehensive information of Tasmania's waterfalls.
Our ultimate waterfall road trips are designed for you to experience some of the best places to visit from the cities in Tasmania, all with an emphasis of visiting waterfalls.
Discover historic photographs from pioneers that explored and found many of the waterfalls we love.
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