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Alternative title: Captain Cook Bi-Centenary Issue.
Issue Details: First known date: 1970... no. 33 April 1970 of Poetry Australia est. 1964 Poetry Australia
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  • Leonie Kramer was the guest editor of this issue.
  • Issue divided into three parts under the headings; The Past, Interlude, The Present.


* Contents derived from the 1970 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Rural Contentment : A Pastorali"When I rise in the morn, to yon field I repair,", single work poetry (p. 7)
Note: At foot of poem: 1808
On Visiting the Spot Where Captain Cook, and Sir Joseph Banks, First Landed in Botany Bayi"Here fix the tablet:-This must be the place", Barron Field , single work poetry (p. 8)
Note: At foot of poem: 1823
The County Meetingi"The cock did crow, the day was raw,", single work poetry (p. 8-10)
Note: At foot of poem: 16 January 1826
A Hot Day in Sydneyi"O this weather! this weather!", Q. (fl. Sydney 1829) , single work poetry (p. 10-13)
Note: At foot of poem: Sydney, 27 January 1829.
To Lunai"Thou pallid orb of silvery tint, thou", single work poetry (p. 13-14)
Note: At foot of poem: Sydney, 15 Mya 1830
Untitledi"Pass on thou dark and mournful day,", T. (fl. 1834 - 1838) , single work poetry
'Doesn't want any sorrow now while he's young and happy' (Webby).
(p. 14)
The Price of Freedomi"They tell us that freedom's a holiday dress,", Robert Lowe , single work poetry (p. 15)
Note: Written as Viscount Sherbrooke.
At foot of poem: 1842-1850
Song of the Squatters Songs of the Squattersi"The Commissioner bet me a pony - I won,", Robert Lowe , single work poetry (p. 16-17)
Note: Written as: Viscount Sherbrooke
Songs of the Squatters (No.3.)i"The gum has no shade,", Robert Lowe , single work poetry satire (p. 18-19)
Note: At foot of poem: 1842-1850.
Written as Viscount Sherbrooke.
Inscriptioni"Here Fucus landed, memorable spot,", Viscount Sherbrooke , single work poetry satire (p. 20-21)
Note: At foot of poem: 1842-1850
The Temple of Infamyi"'But O,' continued she, her glances bright,", Charles Harpur , extract poetry (p. 22)
A Basket of Summer Fruiti"First see those ample melons-brindled o'er", Charles Harpur , single work poetry (p. 22-23)
Note: At foot of poem: 1813-1869
My Cousin from Pall Malli"There's nothing that exasperates a true Australian youth,", Arthur Patchett Martin , single work poetry humour (p. 24-27)
Note: At foot of poem: 1881
The Sawyer Who Works on the Topi"Capacious of nostril and cheek,", 'A Mopoke' , single work poetry satire (p. 27-28)
Outre Meri"I see, as in a dreamscape,", Henry Kendall , single work poetry (p. 29)
Untitledi"Cook was a captain of the Admiralty", Kenneth Slessor , single work poetry (p. 30-31)
Cultural Meetingi"At a long table paper, pencils, glasses of water,", Rosemary Dobson , single work poetry (p. 33)
Sir Joseph Banksi"What more do we have of you", Suzanne Hunt , single work poetry (p. 34-35)
Butcherbirdi"Wing curve poems", John Millett , single work poetry (p. 35)
Bindibui"out here", Michael Dransfield , single work poetry (p. 36)

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