Aboriginal art and culture

Wild Food Plants of Australia

Wild Food Plants of Australia

Australian Nature Fieldguide: Wild Food Plants of AustraliaTim Low 'Australian Nature Fieldguide:...

Australian Nature Fieldguide: Wild Food Plants of AustraliaTim Low 'Australian Nature Fieldguide: Wild Food Plants of Australia' is the field guide edition of 'Wild Food Plants of Australia'. It is presented in a concise, convenient form to facilitate quick and ready reference in the field. Tim Low has provided a truly reliable guide to our edible flora, making identification easy, thus it is a perfect companion for bushwalkers, naturalists, scientists and, with emphasis on wild food cuisine,...

$34.95

Loving Country Loving Country

Loving Country

Loving Country: A Guide to Sacred AustraliaBruce Pascoe and Vicky Shukuroglou 'Loving Country' is...

Loving Country: A Guide to Sacred AustraliaBruce Pascoe and Vicky Shukuroglou 'Loving Country' is a powerful and essential guidebook that offers a new way to travel and discover Australia through an Indigenous narrative. In this beautifully designed and photographed edition, co-authors Bruce Pascoe and Vicky Shukuroglou, in consultation with communities and Elders across Australia, show travellers how to see the country as herself, to know her whole and old story, and to find the way to fall ...

$45.00

Traditional Healers of the Central Desert Traditional Healers of the Central Desert

Traditional Healers of the Central Desert

Traditional Healers of the Central Desert: NgangkariNPY Women's Council Aboriginal Corporation 'T...

Traditional Healers of the Central Desert: NgangkariNPY Women's Council Aboriginal Corporation 'Traditional Healers of the Central Desert' contains unique stories and imagery and primary source material: the ngangkari speak directly to the reader. Ngangkari are senior Aboriginal people authorised to speak publicly about Anangu (Western Desert language speaking Aboriginal people) culture and practices. It is accurate, authorised information about their work, in their own words.  The practice o...

$49.95

Stories from the Billabong

Stories from the Billabong

James Vance Marshall, illustrated by Francis Firebrace Ten of Australia's ancient aboriginal lege...

James Vance Marshall, illustrated by Francis Firebrace Ten of Australia's ancient aboriginal legends, authentically and elegantly retold and illustrated by one of the most well-known artists working in the tradition. Discover how Great Mother Snake created and peopled the world with plants and creatures, what makes Frogs croak, why Kangaroo has a pouch, and just what it is that makes Platypus so special in this impressive collection of illustrated aboriginal legends. With stunning vibrant art...

$19.95

All Wrapped Up: Spirit

All Wrapped Up: Spirit

Spirit: A Wrapping Paper BookRachael Sarra All Wrapped Up is a series of gorgeous stationery book...

Spirit: A Wrapping Paper BookRachael Sarra All Wrapped Up is a series of gorgeous stationery books celebrating the work of Australia’s best and brightest artists. 'Spirit' by Rachael Sarra showcases modern Indigenous art, as seen through the eyes of designer and illustrator Rachael Sarra. Love the pattern? Rip it out and wrap something up! Includes 20 gift wrapping sheets and gift stickers.About the Artist:Rachael Sarra is an artist and designer whose work is an extension of her being and exp...

$24.95

The Waugal and the Swan New!

The Waugal and the Swan

The Waugal and the Swan: The story of a riverJill Worsley This is a story of a river. Now called ...

The Waugal and the Swan: The story of a riverJill Worsley This is a story of a river. Now called the Swan, the river was known to the local Nyungar people as the Durbal Yaragan. The Nyungar had used the river and its environs for thousands of years, but in 1650 they witnessed the arrival of the first European ships off the coast, an event that was eventually to bring big changes to their way life. In this book, Western Australian maritime historian, Jill Worsley, explores the traditional use ...

$12.50

Old Masters Old Masters

Old Masters

Old Masters: Australia's Great Bark ArtistsNational Museum of Australia This new edition of 'Old ...

Old Masters: Australia's Great Bark ArtistsNational Museum of Australia This new edition of 'Old Masters: Australia's Great Bark Artists' is the companion to the National Museum of Australia's travelling exhibition of the same name that toured China during 2018–20. A celebration of Aboriginal bark paintings from the National Museum's magnificent collection, this catalogue includes many of the works from the original 2013–14 show in Canberra, but also introduces works by eminent female bark pa...

$39.95

Aboriginal Stories

Aboriginal Stories

A.W. Reed A wealth of poetic and imaginative tales from Aboriginal cultural heritage. 'Aboriginal...

A.W. Reed A wealth of poetic and imaginative tales from Aboriginal cultural heritage. 'Aboriginal Stories' presents a collection of myths and legends gathered from various sources, representing the rich and diverse tapestry of beliefs of Aboriginal people throughout Australia. Tales range from creation myths and legends of the sun, moon and stars to legends of animals, birds, rivers, lakes and shores, as well as hero stories. In addition there are lists of Aboriginal words arranged alphabetic...

$26.95

Songlines: The Power and Promise

Songlines: The Power and Promise

The First Knowledges series offers an introduction to Indigenous knowledges in vital areas and th...

The First Knowledges series offers an introduction to Indigenous knowledges in vital areas and their application to the present day and the future. Exploring practices such as architecture and design, land management, medicine, astronomy and innovation, this six-book series brings together two very different ways of understanding the natural world: one ancient, the other modern. The first book focuses on Songlines. 'Let this series begin the discussion.' - Bruce Pascoe 'An act of intellectual...

$19.95

Fire Country

Fire Country

Fire Country: How Indigenous Fire Management Could Help Save AustraliaVictor Steffensen Delving d...

Fire Country: How Indigenous Fire Management Could Help Save AustraliaVictor Steffensen Delving deep into the Australian landscape and the environmental challenges we face, 'Fire Country' is a powerful account from Indigenous land management expert Victor Steffensen on how the revival of cultural burning practices, and improved 'reading' of country, could help to restore our land. From a young age, Victor has had a passion for traditional cultural and ecological knowledge. This was further de...

$29.95

Warndu Mai (Good Food) Warndu Mai (Good Food)

Warndu Mai (Good Food)

Warndu Mai (Good Food): Introducing native Australian ingredients to your kitchenRebecca Sullivan...

Warndu Mai (Good Food): Introducing native Australian ingredients to your kitchenRebecca Sullivan and Damien Coulthard This gorgeous illustrated, informative and contemporary cookbook and compendium of native foods will show you how to create truly Australian food and drinks at home. With a few small adjustments and a little experimentation you can prepare delicious food that is better for the Australian environment, is more sustainable and celebrates the amazing ingredients that are truly lo...

$45.00

Welcome to Country (Youth Edition)

Welcome to Country (Youth Edition)

Welcome to Country (Youth Edition): An Introduction to our First Peoples for Young AustraliansMar...

Welcome to Country (Youth Edition): An Introduction to our First Peoples for Young AustraliansMarcia Langton ‘Australia is alive with the long history of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, our cultures and our stories. My generation of Aboriginal people want young Australians to be taught more about our history and culture than we were. I have met very few Australians who learned anything in school about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Many have told me that if th...

$29.95