Australiana & Outback
Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith, The - 30th Anniversary Collectors Edition - DVDs
Fred Schepsi's internationally acclaimed masterpiece, based on the novel by Thomas Keneally is the shocking tale of an indigenous man driven to madness and revenge.
Picture Show Man, The - DVD
The Picture Show Man is a lively, warm and witty comedy set in the twenties that chronicles the adventures of Maurice Pym (John Meillon), a flamboyant showman travelling the Aussie back roads unreeling silent films to country townsfolk.
Tenko - Series 1- Volume 2 - Episodes 6-10 - DVDS
Based on real-life experiences, Tenko is the powerful story of a group of ex-pat European women living in Singapore, whose lives are changed forever when they are imprisioned in brutal POW camps.
Golden Fiddles - Mini Series - DVD
Adapted from the 1928 novel by Mary Grant Bruce, author of the popular Billabong series of children's books, Golden Fiddles is a life-affirming family drama, exploring the hardships and ever-present turmoil during the Great Depression.
Tobruk - DVD
April 1941, Tobruk, Libya. 14,000 Australian troops stationed in Tobruk were awaiting reinforcements and supplies which never arrived.
The Lost Diggers of Fromelles - DVD
On the night of July 19, 1916, 5,533 Australian soldiers were killed, wounded or went missing, more than the total of casualties in the Boer, Korean and Vietnam wars combined.
Jilted - PB
After more than ten years away, Australian soap star Ellie Hughes returns to the small country town of Hope Junction, determined to remain anonymous while caring for her injured godmother, Matilda.
Bill the Bastard: The Story of Australia's Greatest War Horse - PB
An epic yarn based on the true story of a great Australian war horse who rode with bravery and valour at Gallipoli, the desert campaigns of Egypt, and Palestine.
The Boundary Riders
"The fascination in this book lies as much in the characters of the children themselves and the vivid description of life in the Australian bush as in the hair-raising adventures they enjoy there."
A Little Bush Maid - PB
Billabong, a large cattle and sheep property in the Australian countryside, is home to twelve-year-old Norah Linton, her widowed father, David, and her older brother, Jim.
Great Pioneer Women - Unabridged - Audio CDs
From the 1800s to the onset of World War 1, pioneers making their homes in outback Australia were joined by their wives, many of them whom had no idea of the difficulties and dangers ahead.
Waddi Tree, The (Unabridged) - Audio CDs
Two branches of the McAllister family lead very different lives on cattle stations in Central Australia.