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WALLABY TRACK WOMAN

By: N/A

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Australia, Mary Mackillop Secretariat of Trustees of Sisters of St Joseph:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17132

ISBN: 0646223658

Condition: Very Good+


Oblong shaped book with colour print of Frederic McCubbin's 'On the Wallaby Track' and colour photos of the Australian desert - an invitation to take a meditative journey to discover the sacred and recognise the values inherent in the journey of Mary Mackillop who was so much part of the Australian landscape. 250gms weight ; Color Illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 46 pages View more info

PEOPLE OF TWO TIMES The Aborigines of Australia's Northern Territory. Including Come Share Our Culture a Guide to Northern Territory Aboriginal Tours, Arts and Crafts

By: N/A

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Darwin, Northern Territory Tourist Commission: 1987

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 27539

ISBN: 0724517812

Condition: Very Good


Rubbing to spine. ; A4 size colour illustrated booklet with stapled binding 16p. Published by Northern Territory Tourist Commission. 1987 revised edition. Colour photos of Arnhem Land, boomerangs, map of tours available. Topics covered include Art, shelter, traditional family life, land rights, List of books for further reading - history, children's books, contemporary issues. Included in the booklet is "Come Share our Culture" a guide to tours arts and crafts th... View more info

INROADS OF THE OUTBACK : KEITH WINSER'S TRAVEL GUIDE TO AUSTRALIA OFF THE BEATEN TRACK Keith Winser's Guide to the Expanding, Interesting Inland of Australia.

By: N/A

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Melbourne, The Age : Keith Winser Publications:

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 29925

Condition: Very Good


Yellowed paper; Stapled binding, newsprint paper with colour and b/w photos, maps. A now dated guide to outback travel late 60s early 70s? . Suggested routes and accomodation options and scenic attractions to Alice Springs, Flinders Ranges, Darwin, Marble Bar, Charleville. B/w pictures feature VW beetle; mini, kombi, an EH holden wagon in colour. Advice for safe outback travel, caravans and camping. 180gms weight; Color Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 62... View more info

THE OUTBACK : SPIRIT OF THE LAND A Selection of Classic Poetry with Contemporary Australian Photography. Principal Photography John Meier

By: N/A

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14981

ISBN: 0207189218

Condition: Very Good


Colour photographs of the Outback accompanied by an extract from an Australian poem, brief biographies of Australian poets. Gift quality, 400gms weight; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 68 pages View more info

The Many Moods Of Uluru

By: N/A

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Alice Springs, Baker Souvenirs: 1999

Seller ID: 32096

ISBN: 0957723024

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated, stapled booklet with glossy colour photos of Uluru (Ayers Rock) Central Australia. Photos by Derek Roff and Kerry Williams. 2001 reprint. 100gms weight; Color Illustrations; 24mo 5" - 6" tall View more info

FOOTLOOSE IN AUSTRALIA

By: Adam-Smith, Patsy

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Seal Press: 1977

Seller ID: 15451

ISBN: 0727002724

Condition: Very Good


"Tells of her adventures and of the stories she heard about Australia past and present. " illustrated. First published as the 'Barcoo Salute'. 250 grams weight; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 180 pages View more info

TIL SHE DROPPED HER STRIDES a tribute to an australian lifestyle

By: Ainslie, Trish ; Garwood, Roger

Price: $36.50

Publisher: Fremantle, Plantagenet Press: 1991

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27057

ISBN: 0646066226

Condition: Very Good


Large paperback with compelling b/w photographic portraits of workers and locals in Kimberley area Western Australia. Signed on title page by Trish Ainslie & Roger Garwood. Introduction - Tim Winton. 850gms weight ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 144 pages; Signed by Author View more info

AUSTRALIAN PUB CRAWL

By: Baglin, Douglass and Austin, Yvonne

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Sydney, Murray Child & Company: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13656

ISBN: 0908048009

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Unclipped jacket, colour photos "compiled in the course of a twenty-year pub crawl, a warm and sometimes nostalgic tribute to one of our greatest institutions - the Australian pub. " Beer labels on endpapers. 1.1kg weight; Color Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 200 pages View more info

Mingkiri A Natural History of Uluru by the Mutitjulu Community

By: Baker, Lynn

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Alice Springs, N.T., IAD Press: 1996

Seller ID: 30538

ISBN: 0949659843

Condition: Very Good


2005 reprint. B/w and colour illustrations with description of fauna in the area of Uluru National Park - ideal visitor guide. 200gms weight; Color Illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 66 pages View more info

STANDARD GAUGE RAILWAY ACROSS AUSTRALIA

By: Bayley, William A

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New South Wales, Austrail Publications:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19041

Condition: Good


Owner's name back cover, rubbing to spine side of front cover ; Stapled booklet, historic b/w photos, map of Australia showing various railway gauges in operation. 125gms weight ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Still in the Bush

By: Beadell, Len

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4642

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


176p. B/w photos of outback scenes. Wear to base of book, unclipped jacket. ; 8vo View more info

Still in the Bush

By: Beadell, Len

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Lansdowne Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27021

ISBN: 1863024034

Condition: Very Good


1989 reprint. 176p. B/w photos of outback scenes. Map on endpapers. No creases; B&W Illustrations; 8vo View more info

BEATING ABOUT THE BUSH

By: Beadell, Len

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New Holland:

Seller ID: 27895

ISBN: 1864367180

Condition: Very Good


Small crease to bottom corner of front cover, none to spine. ; 2012 reprint. Anecdotes and descriptions of life in the outback where the author is famous for road construction Gunbarrel Road in rugged terrain. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages View more info

MY GOD! IT'S A WOMAN The Inspiring Story of One Woman's Courage and Determination to Fly

By: Bird, Nancy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Sydney, Harpercollins: 2002

Seller ID: 14055

ISBN: 0732273706

Condition: Good+


Crease to bottom corner of front cover, none to spine, yellowed paper ; 216p, b/wphotos. Pioneer aviator's own story, map of routes flown in the outback solo pilot.480gms weight. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo View more info

KIDMAN : THE FORGOTTEN KING The True Story of the Greatest Pastoral Landholder in Modern History

By: Bowen, Jill

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Sydney, Cornstalk Publishing: 1993

Seller ID: 30671

ISBN: 020718464x

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket; Jacket has crease to spine


Index. 1.1kg weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 482 pages View more info

JUSTICE IN JEOPARDY Twelve Witnesses Speak Out. Until March 1984 These Witnesses Would Have Been in Contempt of Court Had They Made Any Public Statements. They Are Now Free to "Speak Out. "

By: Boyd, Guy (Ed)

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Australia, Guy Boyd: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26872

ISBN: 0959114203

Condition: Very Good+


Appendix. Illustrated, detailed plea for the retrial of Lindy Chamberlain who was imprisoned for the murder of her baby Azaria, despite her claim that a dingo took her baby. The editor and his family were tireless in their efforts to raise public awareness and campaigned for justice. 255gms weight ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 208 pages View more info

ALWAYS ON CALL Tales of an Outback Doctor

By: Bradhurst, Jane

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Canberra, Ginnininderra Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19546

ISBN: 1740271521

Condition: Very Good


Doctor's life in Wongabyne Queensland in 1950s. 280gms weight ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

OFF THE ROAD, BROCK Around Australia with Peter Brock

By: Brock, Peter with Webster, Wayne

Price: $8.88

Publisher: Sydney, Pan Macmillan Australia: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19115

ISBN: 0330361732

Condition: Very Good


Playstation Rally 22 days around Australia offroad adventure. Colour photos, list of participants. 500gms weight ; Color Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 216 pages View more info

NOT SO SILENT SAM A Biography of Stephen 'sam' Calder Obe, Dfc, Jp. Northern Territory Pilot, Pastoralist, Politician

By: Buchanan, Bobbie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rockhampton, Qld, Central Queensland University Press: 2000

Seller ID: 30682

ISBN: 187599873x

Condition: Very Good; Owner's name half title page


Index, San Calder flew typhoons in WW2, Chief pilot for Connellan Airways outback mail runs, cattle station manager then a Federal politician for 14 years representing the Northern Territory. 400gms weight; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 150 pages View more info

INNAMINCKA

By: Burchill, Elizabeth

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Innamincka, Mike Steel Innamincka Trading Post:

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30807

Condition: Good+; Sloped binding


Signed by author on title page dated 1989. No isbn. Maps. Author served as a nurse for the Australian Inland Mission. 110gms weight ; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 182 pages; Signed by Author View more info