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Wildflowers and Wetland Plants of Margaret River and its Hinterland Wildflowers and Wetland Plants of Margaret River and its Hinterland

Wildflowers and Wetland Plants of Margaret Rive...

Jane Scott This guide to the flora of the Margaret River and its surrounds features photographs a...

Jane Scott This guide to the flora of the Margaret River and its surrounds features photographs and descriptions of 290 plants you can find in the diverse range of habitats encountered on the river’s journey from its source to the sea. Facts about particular groups of plants and their unique characteristics are included, while the introductory and final sections of the book discuss the river’s environment and its importance to us all. Maps of the river system as a whole, and the Margaret Rive...

$24.95

Perth: Then and Now (Mini Edition)

Perth: Then and Now (Mini Edition)

Richard Offen Archival photographs of Perth have been carefully matched with specially commission...

Richard Offen Archival photographs of Perth have been carefully matched with specially commissioned colour photos to reveal the past and present of this fascinating city. 'Perth Then and Now' accurately matches historic photographs of the city with specially commissioned contemporary views that show how each site looks today. With an Aboriginal history going back over 40,000 years, Perth ranks amongst the oldest places on earth with near continuous human habitation. The modern city came into ...

$19.95

Less Stuff Less Stuff

Less Stuff

Less Stuff: Simple zero-waste steps to a joyful and clutter-free lifeLindsay Miles Clutter impact...

Less Stuff: Simple zero-waste steps to a joyful and clutter-free lifeLindsay Miles Clutter impacts on our productivity, stresses us out and keeps us stuck. Why do we let our stuff stand in the way of the lives we dream about? Decluttering is great for our mental wellbeing, and when done right, it can be good for the planet too. When we rehome, repurpose or recycle the things we no longer need, we free up existing resources for others and reclaim our homes with less guilt. 'Less Stuff' is a gu...

$32.95

Reflections: Landscapes of Western Australia Reflections: Landscapes of Western Australia

Reflections: Landscapes of Western Australia

Over 6 years, 6000kms, across 6 regions, 'Reflections: Landscapes of Western Australia' takes you...

Over 6 years, 6000kms, across 6 regions, 'Reflections: Landscapes of Western Australia' takes you on a journey in exploring one of Australia's most beautiful states. "Reflections; provides an incredible insight into Rhyse's unique perspective and how he captures wild and beautiful landscapes. Rhyse has travelled to some of Western Australia’s most remote and magnificent locations in search of the extraordinary images he shares with us in this book." - Steve Fraser, photographer and adventurer

$39.95

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

Stories of Perth

Stories of Perth

Various authors In 2013 Seizure teamed up with Sweatshop to produce an anthology of Sydney writer...

Various authors In 2013 Seizure teamed up with Sweatshop to produce an anthology of Sydney writers that showcased a different side of the city. This time, we’ve headed out west to draw on the best new talent we can find to tell the stories of Perth we wouldn’t expect. From the crisis of meth addiction, the pressure of keeping up appearances and the unexpected presence of peacocks, this is a rich and wide-ranging anthology. Funny, challenging and wide-ranging, these stories and essays come fro...

$19.95

Field Guide to Reptiles and Frogs of the Perth Region

Field Guide to Reptiles and Frogs of the Perth ...

Brian Bush, Brad Maryan, Robert Browne-Cooper and David Robinson Did you know that the marbled bu...

Brian Bush, Brad Maryan, Robert Browne-Cooper and David Robinson Did you know that the marbled burrowing frog makes a noise like an outboard motor? Or do you know how to distinguish a gwardar from a dugite, or a freshwater from a sea turtle? Drawing on a lifelong interest in reptiles and frogs, four expert naturalists bring together a wealth of information on the fascinating reptiles - including turtles - and amphibians of the Perth area. This comprehensive, easy-to-use guide includes superb ...

$19.95

Discovering the Wildflowers of Western Australia

Discovering the Wildflowers of Western Australia

This book features the drawings of botanical artist Margaret Pieroni. The book is divided into re...

This book features the drawings of botanical artist Margaret Pieroni. The book is divided into regions of Western Australia, including the south west, the Perth region and the Kimberley. A handy and beautiful resource.

$14.95

Common Wildflowers of Western Australia

Common Wildflowers of Western Australia

Simon Nevill In Western Australia, one of the richest flora regions of the world, botanists to da...

Simon Nevill In Western Australia, one of the richest flora regions of the world, botanists to date have identified over 10,000 vascular plants. It is understandable that a visitor to this huge state would find the quantity and variation of wildflowers simply overwhelming. This small publication attempts to illustrate some of the more easily identifiable common and not so common wildflowers (215 species are illustrated). About the Author:Although born in the UK, Simon Nevill has spent most of...

$9.95

The Cape to Cape Track Guidebook The Cape to Cape Track Guidebook

The Cape to Cape Track Guidebook

The Cape to Cape Track Guidebook: Incorporating the Meelup Trail Fully-Revised Ninth EditionJane ...

The Cape to Cape Track Guidebook: Incorporating the Meelup Trail Fully-Revised Ninth EditionJane Scott and Ray Forma, illustrated by Patricia Negus The Cape to Cape Walk Track is located in the far south-west corner of Western Australia, just 250 km south of Perth. It meanders along the whole length of the Leeuwin-Naturaliste Ridge, which forms the backbone of the spectacular Leeuwin Naturaliste National Park. Its start and finish are the lighthouses at the rugged tips of Cape Naturaliste and...

$24.95

Honeybee

Honeybee

Craig Silvey 'Find out who you are, and live that life.' Late in the night, fourteen-year-old Sam...

Craig Silvey 'Find out who you are, and live that life.' Late in the night, fourteen-year-old Sam Watson steps onto a quiet overpass, climbs over the rail and looks down at the road far below. At the other end of the same bridge, an old man, Vic, smokes his last cigarette. The two see each other across the void. A fateful connection is made, and an unlikely friendship blooms. Slowly, we learn what led Sam and Vic to the bridge that night. Bonded by their suffering, each privately commits to t...

$32.95

Return Ticket

Return Ticket

Jon Doust A heartfelt, bold and honest novel from the author of 'Boy on a Wire' (longlisted for t...

Jon Doust A heartfelt, bold and honest novel from the author of 'Boy on a Wire' (longlisted for the Miles Franklin Literary Award) about one man's life and the loves that defined it across Australia, South Africa and Israel. It's 1972. When hot-headed, impetuous Jack Muir gets off the ship in Durban, he fails to get back on. Instead, he sails into misadventure, fleeing the stifling town of Genoralup to try to lose himself in South Africa at the height of apartheid. But the past has a way of c...

$29.95