Kulin Nation country is abundant with waterways essential to the way the traditional owners have lived for more than 40,000 years. Those same crucial waterways are where the first ships of European settlers found safe harbour in their trips of exploration. What they found would determine the development of Victoria.
The past holds a dark and shocking secret that haunts the land and the people who live there. Nic wants to change history. But is that possible?
Prequel to the Dragonkeeper series. Danzi is a youngster in dragon terms. A peaceful visit to a friend doesn't go the way he planned.
A slave girl saves the life of an ageing dragon and escapes her brutal master.
Dragonkeeper 2. Ping thinks she is safe hiding in the shadow of the Tai Shan mountains, but even here enemies find her and Kai.
Dragonkeeper 3. Ping and Kai have travelled far, but their journey is not over yet.
Dragonkeeper 4. Kai is 465, a teenager in dragon years. His search for a dragonkeeper has led him to Tao ... a novice Buddhist monk.
Dragonkeeper 5. Tao must prove he is worthy of the name of dragonkeeper. But the road west is never straight and nothing for Tao and Kai is what it seems.
Dragonkeepr 6. After a long journey, Tao and Kai have arrived at the Dragon Haven. What they find is not the sanctuary Kai has described.
Matthew Flinders was determined to complete the map of the coast of the continent we now call Australia. His story is packed to the gunwales with adventure – storms and shipwrecks, death and danger, and an exciting race to beat the French.
Our Earth does so much for us. We need to understand what we need to do to love our planet.
Australia is a big place. It covers 7.7 million square kilometres. You'd think it would have been easy to find, but it stayed hidden from everyone but its First Nations People for a very long time.
Between 1945 and 1982 around one and a half million people emigrated to Australia under an assisted migration scheme. I was one of them. This is my immigration story.
What is putting our climate at risk? What can we do about it?
The Games is the inside story of the modern Olympics.
The story of this battle, and the men who took part in it, is told with compassion and respect, without glorifying war
Ned Kelly in his own words: wicked, angry, vividly descriptive, this is Ned's story.
Dragons come in all shapes and sizes – within the pages of The Dragon Companion you will find all sorts of dragonish information, illustrated with gorgeous images by Dean Jones
This is my story of what might have happened the night the Eureka flag was made.
For young adults
Velvet S Pye is about to begin a really bad day, a miserable year. Things get even worse when she meets the students in her Cultural Studies class. A musical version of a Shakespearian tragedy? They must be kidding.
Jackie has left Australia with a psychedelic suitcase and a dream to become a world-famous fashion designer. She knows exactly where she’s going and how she’s going to get there. So how does a weekend in Paris send her spinning off course? How does she end up somewhere she couldn’t find on a map?
Set in Ancient Egypt, this series of books follows the adventures of Prince Ramose as he fights for his position as the pharaoh's rightful heir