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Issue Details: First known date: 2017... 2017 Our Race for Reconciliation
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'Mel Gordon loves running, and watching Seinfeld, but mostly she loves Cathy Freeman. It's 2000 and the Olympics are going to be held in Australia. In a year of surprises, Mel finds out that Cathy Freeman is coming to talk to her school. And her family is heading to Sydney! It becomes an unforgettable journey to Corroboree 2000, bringing together all Australians as they march and sing and celebrate Australia's Indigenous heritage and also acknowledge past wrongs.' (Publication summary)




  • Released to mark the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Constitutional Referendum to include Indigenous people in the Census, and to celebrate Reconciliation Week.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Lindfield, Chatswood - Gordon - Castlecrag area, Sydney Northern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,: Scholastic Australia , 2017 .
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      Extent: 192p.
      • Published 1st May 2017
      ISBN: 9781760276119
      Series: y separately published work icon My Australian Story Scholastic Press (publisher), Gosford : Scholastic Press , 2005- Z1398313 2000 series - publisher children's fiction children's A series of children's books, many of them historical fiction, that each highlight an aspect of Australian experience. Written in diary form.

Other Formats

  • Also dyslexic edition
  • Also braille.
  • Also large print.
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