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Flood - Reading Australia

Inspired by the Queensland floods, Flood is a moving and sensitive story of a natural disaster as seen through the honest eyes of a cattle dog that has been separated from his family. The floodwater mercilessly rips through the towns, and finally recedes, leaving a devastating widespread path of destruction. But from the ruins, courage […]

Indigenous peoples: Stories to unite us | Global Words | Fishing - Yellow Water billabong, Kakadu National Park. Copyright Tourism NT
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Indigenous peoples: Stories to unite us

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The Land Owns Us

Bob Randall, a Yankunytjatjara elder and traditional owner of Uluru (Ayer's Rock), explains how the connectedness of every living thing to every other living...

Indigenous peoples: People, place, language and song | Global Words | Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu performing at St George’s Church, Brighton, May 2009. Photo by Greg Neate, CC BY 2.0
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Big Rain Coming - Reading Australia

A lyrical story about waiting for the rain to come to an isolated Aboriginal community. Tension in the community builds as the rain clouds thicken and grow dark. Everybody waits. When will the rain come? About the Illustrator Over the past 30 years Bronwyn Bancroft has had a diverse Artistic Career, primarily as a painter […]

From upper left: Jerusalem skyline viewed from Givat ha'Arba, a souq in the Old City, Mamilla, the Knesset, the Old City and the Dome of the Rock, the Tower of David and the Ottoman Old City walls and the Western Wall.
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From upper left: Jerusalem skyline viewed from Givat ha'Arba, a souq in the Old City, Mamilla, the Knesset, the Old City and the Dome of the Rock, the Tower of David and the Ottoman Old City walls and the Western Wall.

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A view of Rome on a sunny afternoon looking along the river. A bridge crosses the river and beyond it is a hill on which the grey dome of St. Peter's rises above ancient buildings and dark pine trees.

St. Peter's Basilica

A view of Rome on a sunny afternoon looking along the river. A bridge crosses the river and beyond it is a hill on which the grey dome of St. Peter's rises above ancient buildings and dark pine trees.

Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri 'Sunrise chasing away the night'

Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri 'Sunrise chasing away the night'

This is "Mick Namarari Tjapaltjarri 'Sunrise chasing away the night'" by National Gallery of Australia on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos…

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Frederick von Wigglebottom’s first adventure takes us to Alice Springs, a town in central Australia with heavy Aboriginal influences. “I tried to pick cities that are less well known, but big enough to have culture and unique characteristics,” Moldenhauer says. His geographical experience as a military intelligence agent—paired with extensive research about the sites—provides the factual base for each Spin the Globe story.
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25 Children’s Books That Will Teach Your Kids About the World

From Madeline and Paddington Bear to The Adventures of Tintin, these are 25 of the best travel books for kids.

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