On this site you will find over thirty bushwalking diaries kept by Jack Thwaites between 1928 and 1977, together with letters, photographs and other contributions.
This website is a useful companion to the book, 'Jack Thwaites - Pioneer Tasmanian Bushwalker
and Conservationist'. Each of Jack's diaries on this website contains introductory comments by the author.
Jack Thwaites Bush Diaries appear in their original form, without editing. They provide a rare insight into early bush trips to some of Tasmania's most celebrated wilderness regions.