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The Man From Snowy River (Miller, 1982)

Iconic images spring to mind at the mention of The Man From Snowy River (1982) – the other George Miller’s most lauded film: the two romantic leads on horseback locked in a first meaningful embrace as the scenic backdrop brings them into stark relief. 766 more words

Australian Cinema

Week 6 Blog- Creative

2/ CREATIVE Write a stanza of a poem in the style of Banjo Paterson.

‘He never drew a sober breath, he died without a will, 56 more words

The Quiet of the Bush

ENGL102 BLOG#5: Write a stanza of a poem in
the style of Banjo Paterson.

As I’ve shared in previous blog posts, I go into the Blue mountains quite often to get away from the city and experience the quiet beauty of nature. 131 more words

Australian Literature

Australian Colonialism Part 2: Republicanism, Feminism, Federation and beyond...

Today we looked at Ada Cambridge, Barbara Baynton, Dame Mary Gilmore, Henry Lawson, Banjo Paterson and on and on…. what an extraordinary cast of voices from this period that celebrated Australian independence from England both thematically and linguistically… the opening sentences of “The Drover’s Wife” show beautifully how Lawson has transitioned the language and themes from early colonialism to something more authentically “Strine”: 220 more words

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ธนบัตร 10 เหรียญแบบใหม่ จะออกหมุนเวียนใช้ 20 กันยานี้

12 ส.ค. 2017 ดร. Philip Lowe ผู้ว่าการธนาคารกลางออสเตรเลียได้เปิดเผยว่าธนบัตรชนิดราคา 10 เหรียญแบบใหม่จะนำออกใช้หมุนเวียนตั้งแต่วันที่ 20 กันยายน 2017 เป็นต้นไป 53 more words


Ten Things About Poetry and Me: Stephen Whiteside

1.What is your earliest memory of poetry?

My father read me the poetry of Banjo Paterson when I was a young child. I loved the bouncy rhythms, the clever rhymes, the rollicking stories, the colourful characters, the rich settings. 622 more words


Touring Banjo

Event:  Launch of  Touring Banjo: The Waltzing Matilda Musical – The Man They Call The Banjo

Where: Australian History Theatre, 36 St. Edmonds Rd, Prahran, Vic. 280 more words

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