Dive into the world of Australian sharks - from the enormous whale shark and the sharp-toothed great white, to the lesser-known Port Jackson shark and tassled wobbegong. Get ready to dive in!
Australia is the most urbanised nation on earth and yet we share our built environment with a cavalcade of amazing native creatures. This book examines some of the issues around our complex relationship with nature.
Come with Australian Geographic on a journey around the world to experience adventures of all kinds! An adventurous manual for exploring the world – thrilling daredevil experiences, encountering wildlife, exploring wild places and seeing wild sights, discovering historic places and trying to devour all that this amazing world has to offer.
The beginning of Primary School can be an exciting time for many children, whilst others may find this a bit tricky and challenging. Written in language for children, topics covered include: making friends, orientation day, teachers, eating well, routines, homework and more. Includes top tips by other primary aged children.
Patrick White wanted to be a writer when no one thought he should! This remarkable man, remembered for his poetic descriptions of the Australian landscape and people in his many novels and plays, is the only Australian Nobel Prize for Literature winner. Learn all about one of Australia’s greatest novelists in this fully illustrated biography.