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.
Home to the oldest culture in the world and many unique plants and animals, Australia is an amazing place. With stunning images from Australian Geographics extensive picture library and fun facts about Australian culture and history, this book is a great way to introduce the country we call home.
Will Matthew Flinders find fame and fortune? This intrepid explorer circumnavigated and charted the coast of Australia between 1802 - 1803 accompanied by his mischievous but faithful cat, Trim. Faced with a leaking ship, stormy seas, sickness and an unknown land, Matthew and Trim overcome every obstacle....
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.