Weary Dunlop was an Australian Army surgeon during World War II. This is the story of how Weary's bravery and compassion helped to save lives and bolster the spirits of fellow prisoners of war on the Thai-Burma Railway.

Booktopia has Meet Banjo Paterson, Meet. by Kristin Weidenbach. Buy a discounted Hardcover of Meet Banjo Paterson online from Australia's leading online bookstore.

Aussie Heroes series - New Frontier | Teachers & Librarians

Aussie Heroes series - New Frontier

Book available from Tceo iLibrary

Book available from Tceo iLibrary

Famous Australians Illustration

Famous Australians Illustration

Trooper Mark Donaldson VC (Gallantry Decoration 2009) with Ms Quentin Bryce AC (Governor General of the Commonwealth of Australia) Australian honours recognise and celebrate ordinary Australians who show courage, self-sacrifice, dedication, love and service to their community and humanity. Their stories help shape our country’s enduring qualities in the present and the future.

Trooper Mark Donaldson VC (Gallantry Decoration 2009) with Ms Quentin Bryce AC (Governor General of the Commonwealth of Australia) Australian honours recognise and celebrate ordinary Australians who show courage, self-sacrifice, dedication, love and service to their community and humanity. Their stories help shape our country’s enduring qualities in the present and the future.

Vince Copley -  introduces almost one hundred of these dedicated activists. It includes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who were spokespeople for their own group and in some cases came to speak for all Indigenous Australians. It includes politicians and public servants, church people and unionists, feminists and members of women's organisations, scientists and doctors.

Collaborating for Indigenous Rights

Australian of the Year Awards

Adam Goodes - Australian of the Year 2014 Acceptance Speech

Famous Aboriginal people & role models.

Famous Aboriginal people and role models - on creativespirits

Cathy Freeman - Indigenous politicians, sportsmen, activists and artists in the Gallery of Australian Biographies

Gallery of Australian Biographies The biographies are short, precise accounts of Australian historical and contemporary figures from all wal.

Douglas Nicholls, by Eric Wadsworth, 1976 - The Australian Dictionary of Biography contains entries for 193 Indigenous Australians

Douglas Nicholls: Chairman Aboriginal Sports Foundation & Governor of South Australia 1976 - 77

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