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The Man They Call The Banjo

Nature of event: Musical Drama: The Man They Call the Banjo

Where: Warrandyte Mechanics Hall,  Corner Yarra St and Mitchell Ave, Warrandyte

When:  Sunday, December 6th, 2015 @ 6.15pm… 265 more words


The Old Keg Of Rum - Banjo Paterson

My name is old Jack Palmer,

I’m a man of olden days,

And so I wish to sing a song

To you of olden praise. … 559 more words


The Lost Drink - Banjo Paterson

I had spent the night in the watch-house —

My head was the size of three —

So I went and asked the chemist

To fix up a drink for me; … 212 more words


The Plains - Banjo Paterson

A land, as far as the eye can see, where the waving grasses grow

Or the plains are blackened and burnt and bare, where the false mirages go… 102 more words


The Shepherd - Banjo Paterson 

He wore an old blue shirt the night that first we met,

An old and tattered cabbage-tree concealed his locks of jet;

His footsteps had a languor, his voice a husky tone; … 197 more words


The Swagman - Banjo Paterson

Kind friends, pray give attention

To this, my little song.

Some rum things I will mention,

And I’ll not detain you long.

Up and down this country… 315 more words


Tom Collins - Banjo Paterson

Who never drinks and never bets,

But loves his wife and pays his debts

And feels content with what he gets?

Tom Collins.
Who has the utmost confidence… 72 more words