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Nophoto
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Four years before the inaugural Tour de France, four cyclists known as 'Overlanders' set out on a race around Australia. On 24 November 1896 a wiry and wily bushman named Arthur Richardson left Coolgardie for Adelaide by bicycle. Carrying only a small kit and a water-bag, he follo... read more

Tour De Oz
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 History

 'Flight to Fame', a classic adventure story, tells the hair-raising tale of the world-first flight from England to Australia, in the words of the pilot, (Sir) Ross Smith. In March 1919, Australia's prime minister announced... read more

Flight to Fame: Victory in the 1919 Great Air Race, England to Australia
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 History

The morning of 19 February 1942 saw the grim face of war on Australian shores for the first time as a Japanese task force attacked Darwin. A correspondent for the Melbourne Herald at the time of the bombings, author Douglas Lockwood witnessed the event with his own eyes.

Australia Under Attack: Darwin
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The Japanese attack on Broome is the second most deadly air raid on Australia soil in our history and yet it's almost entirely overlooked. On 3 March 1942, nine Japanese Zero planes strafed the small town planning to ... read more

The Ghosts of Roebuck Bay: The 1942 Bombing of Broome, and its Tragic Aftermath
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John Lort Stokes was commissioned by the British Hydrographic Office in 1837 to survey and chart unknown parts of the Australian coastline. He was the last Royal Navy surveyor to hold such a roving commission as had M... read more

Mariners Are Warned : John Lort Stokes and H.M.S. Beagle in Australia 1837-1843
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Twenty women share their incredible stories of surviving and thriving in the remote Australian 'Gulf Country', near the Gulf of Carpentaria. Gulf women are self-sufficient, generous, and can cope with almost anything that life and the envir... read more

Beyond the Outback - Gulf Women of Remote North West Queensland
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 History

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Black Snake Real story of Ned Kelly
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 History

Awards:Winner Book of the Year 2019 - NSW Premier's Literary Awards Winner Douglas Steward Prize for Non-Fiction - NSW Premier's Literary Awards 2019 - Joint Winner  

'People would have known about Australia before they saw it. Smoke billowing above the sea spoke of a land that lay beyond the horizon. A dense cloud of migrating birds may have pointed the way. But the first Australians were voyaging into the unknown... read more

Deep Time Dreaming: Uncovering Ancient Australia
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Nophoto
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 History

Series:Great Australian Stories Ser.

Marsh knows how to spin a yarn' - Gold Coast Bulletin We're nearing the end of the service and so I step closer in to do the last 'ashes to ashes and dust to dust' bit. Just as I get to the edge of the grave, the soil gives away and in I go. Well, they reckon I... read more

Great Australian Bush Funeral Stories
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The Last Wild West - The Saga of Northern Territory Cattle Stations,
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