Australiana

Land Down Under and Other Australian Verses Land Down Under and Other Australian Verses New!

Land Down Under and Other Australian Verses

A Land Down Under and other Australiana VersesMaggie May Gordon, illustrated by Samantha Metcalfe...

A Land Down Under and other Australiana VersesMaggie May Gordon, illustrated by Samantha Metcalfe There is no doubt that a 'Land Down Under' is a place of wonder with its unique flora, magical fauna and vibrant colours of a wide, brown sunshine-blest land. In this delightful book Maggie’s heart-warming poetry together with Samantha's captivating illustrations will take you on a journey through all those elements... and leave you wanting more! About the Author:Maggie May Gordon was born and ra...

$14.95

A Celebration of Wattle

A Celebration of Wattle

A Celebration of Wattle: Australia's National EmblemMaria Hitchcock Wattle is the best known and ...

A Celebration of Wattle: Australia's National EmblemMaria Hitchcock Wattle is the best known and most loved of all our native flora. However, few Australians are aware of the important part wattle has played in the nation's history and continues to play in bringing us together in good times and bad as a symbol of our being Australian. 'A Celebration of Wattle' is a revised edition of Wattle (AGPS 1991). It expands on that earlier book with some changes. New features include Wattle Day memorie...

$29.95

Ken Done: Art Design Life Ken Done: Art Design Life

Ken Done: Art Design Life

Ken Done: Art Design LifeAmber Creswell Bell and Ken Done A comprehensive and extensively illustr...

Ken Done: Art Design LifeAmber Creswell Bell and Ken Done A comprehensive and extensively illustrated monograph on the art and design of Ken Done, celebrating the man, his life's work and his legacy. At once ad man and artist, designer and entrepreneur, Ken Done has achieved what few others have. His signature style has graced ad campaigns and art cars, magazine covers and doona covers, public spaces and landmark cultural events, but it is his unabating passion for painting that sustains him....

$80.00

To My Country To My Country

To My Country

To My CountryBen Lawson, illustrated by Bruce Whatley Ben Lawson was preparing for another Christ...

To My CountryBen Lawson, illustrated by Bruce Whatley Ben Lawson was preparing for another Christmas away from home when the Black Summer bushfires began to burn their way across Australia's eastern coast. As the bushfires continued to rage into the new year on an unprecedented scale, Ben, feeling angry, helpless and broken-hearted as he watched the devastation from across the ocean, sat down and put his feelings into words. 'To My Country' is an ode to the endurance of the Australian spirit ...

$29.95

Western Australia: As Youve Never Seen It

Western Australia: As Youve Never Seen It

"This book is about my adopted home, Western Australia. It's a seriously beautiful place, so I'll...

"This book is about my adopted home, Western Australia. It's a seriously beautiful place, so I'll ask you to forgive me if some of my pictures and verses seem a little irreverent. It's just the way I am." - Jim Ward This book features Jim Ward's quirky artwork and poems about well known places around Western Australia.

$16.50

Australia's Beating Heart Australias Beating Heart

Australias Beating Heart

Australia's Beating Heart This stunning book is a celebration of Australia’s beautiful landscapes...

Australia's Beating Heart This stunning book is a celebration of Australia’s beautiful landscapes and people, this anthology features the country’s most esteemed storytellers, including Andrew Barton, ‘Banjo’ Paterson, Dorothea Mackellar, Henry Lawson, C.J. Dennis and many more. Be inspired by great feats of horsemanship and hard yakka, moved by the pain of separation and the joy of true love, and heartened by exploits of endurance, mateship and service. Hand-selected by Australian bush poetr...

$49.95

The Definition of Aussie Slang Card Pack The Definition of Aussie Slang Card Pack

The Definition of Aussie Slang Card Pack

The Definition of Aussie Slang: Making Sense of the Aussie Language Australian slang, known as ‘S...

The Definition of Aussie Slang: Making Sense of the Aussie Language Australian slang, known as ‘Strine’, is a way of using certain words and phrases that have become iconic to Australians. This is the perfect gift pack for any visitor or guest trying to fit in with our Aussie society. Each card has a word that Australians tend to use in day to day settings and it gives you the definition of the word so you can find yourself being able to fit in with the Australian language down under. Card Pa...

$24.00

All Wrapped Up: Australia by Alice Oehr All Wrapped Up: Australia V2

All Wrapped Up: Australia V2

All Wrapped Up: AustraliaAlice Oehr 'All Wrapped Up' is a series of gorgeous stationery books cel...

All Wrapped Up: AustraliaAlice Oehr 'All Wrapped Up' is a series of gorgeous stationery books celebrating the work of Australia's best and brightest artists. 'All Wrapped Up: Australia' celebrates native flora, fauna and kitsch as seen through the joy-filled print and colour prism of illustrator Alice Oehr. Love the pattern? Rip it out and wrap something up! This book includes 20 gift wrapping sheets and two sheets of stickers. About the Author:Alice Oehr's distinct colourful style incorporat...

$24.95

This is Home

This is Home

This is Home: Essential Australian Poems for ChildrenSelected by Jackie French, illustrated by Ta...

This is Home: Essential Australian Poems for ChildrenSelected by Jackie French, illustrated by Tania McCartney In 'This Is Home', much-loved author Jackie French has gathered a poem for every child and every mood. What do you feel like doing today? Sit beside a bush campfire with Oodgeroo Noonuccal, watch people going by with Henry Lawson, float away with Alison Lester, learn to read with Andy Griffiths or be brave with Shaun Tan. Ideal for sharing with the whole family, this extensively illu...

$34.95

100 Aussie Things We Know and Love

100 Aussie Things We Know and Love

100 Aussie Things We Know and LoveBunny Banyai '100 Aussie Things We Know and Love' takes you on ...

100 Aussie Things We Know and LoveBunny Banyai '100 Aussie Things We Know and Love' takes you on a whistle-stop tour through the country's most incredible people, places, animals, food, events and cultural quirks. Ever wondered why magpies attack, or chiko rolls were invented, who we have to blame for ugg boots, and what stuff from New Zealand we can legitimately claim as our own? With 100 entries on unmistakably Australian things, from the lovable to the naff, this book is a chock-a-block wi...

$19.95

Family Business Success Stories

Family Business Success Stories

Graeme Lofts 'Family Business Success Stories' tells the stories of eight of Australia's oldest a...

Graeme Lofts 'Family Business Success Stories' tells the stories of eight of Australia's oldest and best-known family-owned businesses, all of them more than one hundred years old: A. H. Beard, Brown Brothers, Bulla Dairy, Coopers Brewery, Dymocks, Haigh's Chocolates, J.Furphy & Sons and Furphy Foundry, and Samson Sadleirs Group. Around 70% of all Australian businesses are family owned and together they employ more than 50% of the Australian workforce. As Catherine Fritz-Kalish, Co-Founde...

$34.95

Instant Aussie

Instant Aussie

Jason Foster 'Instant Aussie' is an informative and fun way to truly immerse yourself in fair din...

Jason Foster 'Instant Aussie' is an informative and fun way to truly immerse yourself in fair dinkum Aussie culture without ever having to leave the comfort of your own home. The ideal gift for travellers, or relatives and friends back home. 'Instant Aussie' covers all the important topics of Australia's foundation and political landscape, Australian mysteries and inventions, indigenous history and culture as well as sweeping natural wonders in an amusing and intriguing style. Discussing the ...

$19.95