Tasmania Richmond Bridge Originally named Bigge's Bridge, Richmond Bridge is Australia's oldest bridge still in use. It was built by convicts from sandstone quarried at Butchers Hill and hauled by hand carts to the bridge site.
Diary of a Wombat by Jackie French. Reading Level: J Simply-styled, just like the title said: a diary of a wombat. Humorous, and a short read. Mentor Text for diary craft lessons, as well as a reader's strategy of putting themselves in characters' shoes.
The thylacine (Thylacinus cynocephalus), Greek for "dog-headed pouched one" was the largest known carnivorous marsupial of modern times. It is commonly known as the Tasmanian tiger (because of its striped back) or the Tasmanian wolf.