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Conrad reflects on the common northern hemisphere perception that Australia - its flora, fauna and people - is a failure.


  • An edited extract from the second of the 2004 Boyer Lectures. The second lecture, titled 'Austrailure', was originally broadcast on ABC Radio on Sunday 21 November 2004.

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