The Romance of Mount Wellington
By John and Maria Grist
Mount Wellington dominates the skyline of the city of Hobart,
It holds a special place in the hearts of all Hobartians.
The authors have spent several decades doing field research on the history of our Mountain. During this time they have rediscovered many of its hidden secrets.
Some of them are shared in this book.
The romance of "The Mountain" is gradually revealed to the reader through many beautiful images and simple explanatory notes.
Pictures in this book come from the authors’ extensive personal postcard collection, as well as from their own photos, which have been taken during their many years of exploration on our wonderful Mountain.