From review: Through the eyes of five children- each with a different cultural background- it takes you on an Australian journey through each month of the year, highlighting the melting-pot culture, lifestyle, traditions and celebrations of Australia.
Intended for ages 6 and upwards, this illustrated book invites children to closely observe the birds, plants, and animals that inhabit the unique environment of Kakadu, in the northern territory of Australia, by presenting the six Aboriginal seasons and their characteristics. It also explores educational themes including seasons in the tropics.
Kids at the Museum - Australian Museum Sydney. (ACHHK004) How the stories of families and the past can be communicated, for example through photographs, artefacts, books, oral histories, digital media and museums
Australian Legend, PHAR LAP (NZ) Ch g 1926, Night Raid (GB) - Entreaty. Trainer: Harry Telford. Beloved strapper/trainer: Tommy Woodcock. His name was Siamese for 'Lightning'. The horse by which all others in Australia are measured, such is his status even 80 years after his mysterious death in the USA in 1932. He won the 1929 AJC Derby, 1930 VRC Melbourne Cup, his last race, the Agua Caliente Handicap in Tijuana, Mexico as well as 34 others in 51 starts. Third-highest stakes-winner in…