Lynne Spender is a feminist, a writer and editor who has lived in and around Coogee since 1982. She has swum at the womens pool for years and values it enough to have undertaken the task of compiling this collection of stories.
"These heart-warming tales of trials tribulations and trysts at
Australia's only ocean pool - just for women will make you want to
dive in, naked at midnight, to revel in all that joyous aquatic
camaraderie." Kathy Lette, Writer, ocean swimmer and shameless sea
pool skinny dipper.
In the vastness of the largest Continent on Earth, it is a tiny space of companionship if wanted, or solitude if needed." -- Mary Goslett
"The Baths welcomes us to its shelves of stone and grass for drying off, to doze, to talk, to preen, to gaze into the aqua green, ivory and midnight blue pool, to the rocks and outcrops either side, and the Pacific Ocean beyond." -- Jane Messer