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Shane Porteous Shane Porteous i(A27360 works by) (birth name: John Shane Porteous)
Also writes as: John Hanlon
Born: Established: 1942 Coleraine, Coleraine - Cavendish - Balmoral area, Western District, Victoria, ;
Gender: Male
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Shane Porteous gained renown as a television actor throughout the 1980s, most notably in the series A Country Practice and Neighbours.

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  • For information about this author's illustrations for children's works not included in AustLit, see Australian Children's Books Volume Two by Marcie Muir and Kerry White (Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1992) - under Searle, Bill.
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