The Canning Stock Route is one of the toughest and most remote tracks in the world. It runs from Halls Creek in the Kimberley region of Western Australia to Wiluna in the mid-west region. With a total distance of around 1,850 km (1,150 mi) it is the longest historic stock route in the world. And there are NO SERVICES of any kind on this Track. "BE WARNED"

The Canning Stock Route is one of the toughest and most remote tracks in the world. It runs from Halls Creek in the Kimberley region of Western Australia to Wiluna in the mid-west region. With a total distance of around 1,850 km (1,150 mi) it is the longest historic stock route in the world. And there are NO SERVICES of any kind on this Track. "BE WARNED"

"The Biggest Estate on Earth, How Aborigines Made Australia" aims to literally change the way we look at the Australian landscape – not just in the present, but how we imagine it before European settlement. In the popular imagination, European arrival reshaped a previously virgin bush, which the Indigenous inhabitants had treated with a kind of benign reverence. It reveals Aboriginal people had in fact managed and shaped the land to a significant degree, in a systematic and scientific…

"The Biggest Estate on Earth, How Aborigines Made Australia" aims to literally change the way we look at the Australian landscape – not just in the present, but how we imagine it before European settlement. In the popular imagination, European arrival reshaped a previously virgin bush, which the Indigenous inhabitants had treated with a kind of benign reverence. It reveals Aboriginal people had in fact managed and shaped the land to a significant degree, in a systematic and scientific…

The Horn Scientific Exploration Expedition party at Abminga Waterhole, northern South Australia, 1894. South Australian Museum Archives

The Horn Scientific Exploration Expedition party at Abminga Waterhole, northern South Australia, 1894. South Australian Museum Archives

Dark Emu by Bruce Pascoe. An argument against the 'hunter-gatherer' label and evidence of complex Aboriginal agricultural systems.

Dark Emu by Bruce Pascoe. An argument against the 'hunter-gatherer' label and evidence of complex Aboriginal agricultural systems.

#RemembranceDay Prime Minister Harold #Holt with U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson in October 1966

#RemembranceDay Prime Minister Harold #Holt with U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson in October 1966

#Remembrance Call to arms in the 1960s - #Menzies introduces conscription

#Remembrance Call to arms in the 1960s - #Menzies introduces conscription

BOOK REVIEW: Forgotten War JAMES ROSE  Henry Reynolds’ new book explores the dark history of Australia’s Frontier Wars and finds that Australian history is in denial. Let’s go fishing. With E.H.Carr. It was Carr, the celebrated relativist historiographer, who wrote in his circuit-breaking “What is History”, “(Historical facts) are like fish swimming in a vast and sometimes inaccessible ocean;  http://blogs.crikey.com.au/truthtotell/2013/09/24/book-review-henry-reynolds-frontier-wars/

BOOK REVIEW: Forgotten War JAMES ROSE Henry Reynolds’ new book explores the dark history of Australia’s Frontier Wars and finds that Australian history is in denial. Let’s go fishing. With E.H.Carr. It was Carr, the celebrated relativist historiographer, who wrote in his circuit-breaking “What is History”, “(Historical facts) are like fish swimming in a vast and sometimes inaccessible ocean; http://blogs.crikey.com.au/truthtotell/2013/09/24/book-review-henry-reynolds-frontier-wars/

A History of Tasmania: Henry Reynolds: Amazon.com: Books

A History of Tasmania: Henry Reynolds: Amazon.com: Books

The Other Side of the Frontier by Henry Reynolds

The Other Side of the Frontier by Henry Reynolds

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