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1 7 y separately published work icon Playground : Listening to Stories from Country and from Inside the Heart Nadia Wheatley , East Melbourne : Allen and Unwin , 2011 Z1781087 2011 anthology prose Indigenous story '"We use the bush as our school and as our playground", says one of the many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people whose voices combine in this anthology of true stories about childhood, compiled from a wide range of memoirs and oral histories. Alongside reminiscences of getting bush tucker, going fishing and taking part in ceremony, there are descriptions of playing games, building cubbies and having fun. The warmth of home, the love of family and the strength of community shine through every story. Freedom goes hand in hand with responsibility, while respect and sharing are constant themes. The eighty Elders - both past and present - who have contributed their words or artwork to this book include many prominent community leaders, educators and artists. Their life-stories span the twentieth century. Just as important are the contemporary stories told by twenty secondary school students. Although some of these young people now make their home in the city, their connection to traditional country remains the source of learning. As we listen to these stories that come from country and from inside the heart, we find wisdom that could help us care for each other and for the land where we all now live.' Source: (Sighted 25/5/2011).
1 9 y separately published work icon Going Bush Nadia Wheatley , Ken Searle (illustrator), Crows Nest : Allen and Unwin , 2007 Z1363778 2007 single work picture book children's Children discover the Wolli Creek Valley south west of Sydney, New South Wales.
1 4 y separately published work icon Walking With the Seasons in Kakadu Diane Lucas , Ken Searle (illustrator), Crows Nest : Allen and Unwin , 2003 Z1064543 2003 single work picture book children's From Kinetica: 'Join Diane Lucas and Ken Searle as they walk through the bush of Northern Australia. Follow the seasonal calendar of the Gundjeihmi-speaking people of Kakadu. Feel the changes each season brings to the plants, animals, insects and birds of this rich and inspiring land.'
1 23 y separately published work icon Papunya School Book of Country and History Papunya School Publishing Committee , Nadia Wheatley , Crows Nest : Allen and Unwin , 2001 Z918321 2001 single work information book children's 'Tells the story of how Anangu from five different language groups came to live together at Papunya. From the time of the first contacts with explorers, missionaries and pastoralists, through to the Papunya art movement and the Warumpi Band, this multi-layered text finally leads us to the development of the unique educational environment that is Papunya School.' Source: Libraries Australia (Sighted 14/09/2009).
1 7 y separately published work icon Lucy in the Leap Year Nadia Wheatley , Ken Searle (illustrator), Norwood : Omnibus Books , 1993 Z798017 1993 single work children's fiction children's When Lucy's father hurts his back and has to stay in bed for the whole winter, the pattern of Lucy's life suddenly changes and she starts growing up in leaps and bounds.
1 6 y separately published work icon Tropical Skiing John Forbes , London Sydney : Angus and Robertson , 1976 Z221111 1976 selected work poetry