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Anzac Biscuit recipe: Maggie Beer pays tribute to the perfect humble Anzac Day…

‘A recipe born of love and necessity’

THE first Anzac biscuits were long-distance messages of love and care. While the exact origin of the recipe might be vague, the emotion behind it hasn’t diminished over the years.

Irish-Australian outlaw Ned Kelly, age fifteen, c. (National Museum of Australia-Canberra) Ned Kelly, Australian Bush, Australian People, National Portrait Gallery, Daguerreotype, Le Far West, Interesting History, Gangsters, Before Us
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My Daguerreotype Boyfriend

Where early photography meets extreme hotness Do submit your hot photographs

 Former Australian cricketer and captain. "A Legend" of cricket" RIP Richie Benaud, Australian People, The Sporting Life, World Cricket, People Of Interest, Photographs Of People, Star Wars, Sports Stars, Play Golf

Richie Benaud. Former Australian cricketer and captain. Outstanding cricket commentator.....we missed you this summer Richie.....He is still recovering from a motor vehicle accident in October 2013.

Truganini (1812-1876) Tasmanian Aboriginal woman. What did we do to an island's race? Aboriginal History, Aboriginal Culture, Aboriginal People, Aboriginal Art, Van Diemen's Land, Australian Aboriginals, Australian Art, People Of The World, First Nations
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Truganini (1812-1876) Tasmanian Aboriginal woman. What did we do to an island's race?

***Sir Donald George Bradman, AC August 1908 – 25 February often referred to as "The Don", was an Australian international cricketer, widely acknowledged as the greatest batsman of all time; **Some of the records still held by Bradman : - Sydney Cricket Ground, Test Cricket, Cricket Videos, Cricket Sport, Batting Average, World Cricket, Star Wars, Sports Stars, Poses

Sir Donald George Bradman (1908-2001) - Find A...

Cricket Player. He is regarded by most to be the finest batsman of all time. Born in Cootamundra, New South Wales, but raised in Bowral where the Bradman Museum and Bradman Oval are sited, he was noted as a youth for his obsessive practice, often hitting a ball repeatedly against a wall using only a cricket stump....

MAGGIE TABBERER probably Australia's greatest model. Photo by HELMUT NEWTON Spring On a balcony overlooking Melbourne Town Hall, Maggie wears a distinctive cut tunic dress by Park Avenue. From In Vogue Australia. Newton Photo, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Fashion, Helmut Newton, Photographs Of People, Australian Models, Photography Women, Vintage Photography, Vogue Australia
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MAGGIE TABBERER probably Australia's greatest model. Photo by HELMUT NEWTON Spring 1960. On a balcony overlooking Melbourne Town Hall, Maggie wears a distinctive cut tunic dress by Park Avenue. From In Vogue Australia. (minkshmink)

'I'm no different from everybody else': Australia's Foreign Minister Julie Bishop poses wearing Giorgio Armani and Balenciaga in a portrait for Vogue Australia Advanced Style, Vogue Australia, Girl Power, Lady Power, Queen, Vogue Magazine, Hair Dos, Photo Poses, Ladies Day
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Julie Bishop admits that sometimes, she just wants a hug

Australia's first female foreign minister, Julie Bishop, talks about her career highs and the challenges she faces, fashion and needing emotional support with Vogue Australia.

Actor Ernie Dingo, 2013 Aboriginal Culture, Aboriginal People, Australian Aboriginal History, Australian Aboriginals, Australian People, Native Australians, Human Evolution, Unit Studies, Indigenous Art
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Actor Ernie Dingo, 2013

Edith Cowan from Western Australia was the first woman elected to any Australian Parliament. She was elected to the WA Legislative Assembly in

Edith Cowan 1861-1932) from Western Australia was the first woman elected to any Australian Parliament. She was elected to the WA Legislative Assembly in 1921.

Joan Lindsay Australian author of Picnic At Hanging Rock I Feel Lost, Picnic At Hanging Rock, Australian Photography, Australian Authors, Forever Book, Writers And Poets, Classic Books, Film Director, Famous Women
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Joan Lindsay Australian author of Picnic At Hanging Rock

 Australian author of high regard. Australian Authors, Australian Art, Book Authors, Books, Australian Continent, Reading At Home, Soul On Fire, Screenwriting, Literature
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Carey, Cave and co hit ABC arts cuts

Letter to be sent to ABC board today protesting against cuts to the national broadcaster's arts coverage.

William McInnes, great Australian actor and author what a sweetheart Male Faces, Australian Actors, Celebrity Pics, Olympic Champion, Opera Singers, Aussies, Movie Characters, Best Actor, Famous Faces
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William McInnes, great Australian actor and author

Dr Beryl Nashar, 1955 / by unknown photographer. Dr Beryl Nashar ), a geologist, was the first female Dean of Science at an Australian university. of NSW collection. 20th Century Women, Australian Ballet, Famous Novels, Becoming A Teacher, Great Women, Amazing Women, Women In History, Ladies Day, Powerful Women
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22 Australian Women Who Will Inspire The Hell Out Of You

In honour of International Women's Day, let's celebrate the Aussie ladies who have made history.

Charmian Clift August 1923 – 8 July writer and essayist. Kinds Of Poetry, Mental Health First Aid, 1969 Fashion, Australian Authors, Essayist, Having An Affair, Married Men, Australian Fashion, Fashion Images

An essay by Charmian Clift

I’m in the middle of a Charmian Clift revival now, rereading all her books. I find her prose delightful to read. At its most inspired it has a real music, a kind of poetry. She was a bit of a…

Edna Walling – was one of Australia's most influential landscape designers. Walling designed over 300 gardens between 1920 and 1960 and wrote several books on landscape design. Vita Sackville West, Gaudi, Terra Australis, Lancaster, Lenotre, Monet, Australian Garden, Gardening Books, Photographs Of People
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History of Bickleigh Vale Village, Mooroolbark, Victoria, designed by Edna Walling

Heritage listed English style country village with houses dating back to 1920-1930s, by famous landscape designer Edna Walling,

Tim Winton on the beach Albany. Australian Authors, Coming Of Age, Book Reviews, Perth, Libraries, Writers, Illustrators, Breathe, Literature
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Breath

Tim Winton's coming-of-age story takes us surfing again, but as the waves grow larger, the risks - both in the water and on land - become greater.