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Tourism in Australia

4.

Book cover: Australia as it really is

Eldershaw, F. (Finney)
Australia as it really is, in its life, scenery, & adventure : with the character, habits, and customs of its aboriginal inhabitants, and the prospects and extent of its gold fields / by F. Eldershaw. (London : Published for the author by Darton and Co., 1854)
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6.

Book cover: Victoria and Tasmania / by Anthony Trollope

Trollope, Anthony, 1815-1882. 
Victoria and Tasmania / by Anthony Trollope. New ed. (London : Chapman and Hall, 1875)

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8.

Ye rambles & exploits

of Professor Chunk / by John Dunbar Dobson ; illustrated and lithographed by 

Charles Turner

Dobson, John Dunbar.
Ye rambles & exploits of Professor Chunk / by John Dunbar Dobson ; illustrated and lithographed by Charles Turner. Melbourne : Printed & published for the author by Charles Troedel, [1880?]
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7.

Book cover: Travel and trout in the

Antipodes

Senior, William
Travel and trout in the Antipodes (Melbourne : George Robertson, 1880)
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9.

Book cover: Goldfields

and chrysanthemums : notes of travel in Australia & Japan

Bond, Catherine.
Goldfields and chrysanthemums : notes of travel in Australia & Japan / by Catherine Bond. (London : Simpkin, Marshall & Co., 1898)
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10.

Book cover: Snazelleparilla

Edwards, G. S.
Snazelleparilla (London, Chatto & Windus, 1898)
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12.

Book cover: Victoria in 1880

Walch, Garnet, 1843-1913.
Victoria in 1880 / by Garnet Walch ; illustrated by Charles Turner. (Melbourne : George Robertson, [1880])
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14.

Australian pictures drawn

with pen and pencil

Willoughby, Howard
Australian pictures drawn with pen and pencil (London, Religious Tract Society, 1886)
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15.

Book cover: Victoria and its

metropolis

Sutherland, Alexander
Victoria and its metropolis (Melbourne, McCarron, Bird, 1888) 2 vols
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17.

Book cover: Tourists' handbook of Australia

Macdonald, Donald, 1857-1932.
Tourists' handbook of Australia / issued by Howard Smith Company Ltd., ... a souvenir of the Company's jubilee ... written and edited by Donald Macdonald. (Melbourne : Howard Smith Company, 1905)
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20.

Book cover: Trips around Sydney, New South Wales

Trips around Sydney, New South Wales / issued by the Government Tourist Bureau. 1912 ed. (Sydney : Govt. Printer, 1912)
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22.

Book cover: Sydney bridge celebrations, 1932

Sydney bridge celebrations, 1932 / [edited by Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert]. (Sydney : Art in Australia Ltd., 1932)
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23.

Book cover:  Sydney of to-day : 30 views

Sydney of to-day : 30 views. (Sydney : Samuel Wood, [1932])

 

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25.

book cover: Kings Cross calling / 

by H.C. Brewster and Virginia Luther

Brewster, H. C. (Henry Charles)
Kings Cross calling / by H.C. Brewster and Virginia Luther ; sketches by V. Luther. (King's Cross, N.S.W : H.C. Brewster, [1952])
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26.

Book cover: Focus on Kings Cross. (Sydney : Scripts, 1967

Elton, Michael.
Focus on Kings Cross. (Sydney : Scripts, 1967

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29.

New South Wales leading towns rural, tourist and travel annual

New South Wales leading towns rural, tourist and travel annual : incorporating interstate sections. (Sydney : Morton's Publicity Ltd, 1930)
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30.

Book cover: Rolling down the Lachlan / by Frank Clune

Clune, Frank, 1893-1971.
Rolling down the Lachlan / by Frank Clune. (Sydney : Angus and Robertson, 1935)
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31.

Book cover: Australian wonderland

Cook, Samuel.
The Jenolan caves : an excursion in Australian wonderland / by Samuel Cook. (London : Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1889)
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39.

The pocket Brisbane :

tourists' guide

Queensland Government Intelligence and Tourist Bureau.
The pocket Brisbane : tourists' guide. New ed. (Brisbane : Govt. Pr., 1921)
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44.

Mountain and seaside resorts of southern

Queensland from Noosa to the Tweed : tourist guide affording concise information

and direction where brief or extended holidays may be spent

Mountain and seaside resorts of southern Queensland from Noosa to the Tweed : tourist guide affording concise information and direction where brief or extended holidays may be spent
/ compiled and issued by The Queensland Government Intelligence and Tourist Bureau. Rev. ed. (Brisbane : The Bureau, [1923?])
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43.

Welcome to Quinkin : Aboriginal spirit people of

our land - 'Dreamtime' Aboriginal rock art and Barrier Reef flight

Welcome to Quinkin : Aboriginal spirit people of our land - 'Dreamtime' Aboriginal rock art and Barrier Reef flight. (Cairns : Cairns Convention and Visitors Bureau, [199-?])
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47.

Palazzo Versace : Gold Coast, Australia

Palazzo Versace : Gold Coast, Australia / Script, Anne Jamieson; illustrations, Cliff Sheldrake. ([Gold Coast, Qld. ?] : Sunland Group Ltd., 1998)
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50.

Book cover: The Metropolitan & country hotel, guest house

and motel guide : where to go in Victoria

The Metropolitan & country hotel, guest house and motel guide : where to go in Victoria. (Melbourne : Victorian Railways, 1933)
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51.

Book cover: Travel in Victoria Australia

Travel in Victoria Australia. (Melbourne : Victorian Railways Commissioners, [1947])
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56.

The Melbourne book: photographs

The Melbourne book / photographs by J. Kauffman ...[et.al] (Sydney : Art in Australia, 1931)
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61.

Geelong the favorite holiday resort and

industrial centre

Geelong the favorite holiday resort and industrial centre. (Geelong : H. Thacker Pty Ltd., [192-?])
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70.

Mildura : scenes from the land of winter sunshine

Mildura : scenes from the land of winter sunshine. (Melbourne : Published for G.V. & W.R. Hiscock by Valentine Publishing, [1939?])
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77.

Book cover: Tommy's trip to Tasmania

Tommy's trip to Tasmania / issued by the Tasmanian 
Government Tourist Department. (Hobart : 
The Dept., [ca. 1905])

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78.

Book cover: The tight little island

Hogan, T. M.
The tight little island
/ by T.M. Hogan and Hal Gye. (Hobart : J. Walch & Sons, Printers, [1914?])

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75.

Book cover: Huddart, Parker & Co.'s guide to Tasmania

Walch, Garnet, 1843-1913.
Huddart, Parker & Co.'s guide to Tasmania / by Garnet Walch. (Melbourne : The Company, [1890])
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82.

Book cover: Don't look inside if you do not require

everything to guide you while on tour in Northern Tasmania

Don't look inside if you do not require everything to guide you while on tour in Northern Tasmania / compiled and presented by the Northern Tasmania Tourist Association. (Launceston, Tas. : The Association, [1905?])
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84.

Book cover: The wild west of Tasmania : being a description of the silver fields of Zeehan and Dundas

Tilley, Wilberton.
The wild west of Tasmania : being a description of the silver fields of Zeehan and Dundas / by Wilberton Tilley. (Zeehan, Tas. : Dundas, Tas. : Evershed Bros., 1891)

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87.

Book cover:  Handbook

of South Australia

Gordon, David J. (David John), 1865-1946.
Handbook of South Australia / by David J. Gordon. (Adelaide : G.E. Bristow, Govt. Printer, 1908)

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91.

Book cover:  South Australia illustrated : the central state of the Commonwealth : a land of progress and possibilities

South Australia illustrated : the central state of the Commonwealth : a land of progress and possibilities /issued under the authority of the Hon. the Minister of Education by the Government Intelligence and Tourist Bureau, Adelaide, Victor H. Ryan, Director. (Adelaide : Govt. Intelligence and Tourist Bureau, 1924)
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93.

Book cover: In and about Adelaide

Goodchild, John C. (John Charles), 1898-1980.
In and about Adelaide / by John C. Goodchild. 
(Adelaide : Hassell Press, 1933)
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109.

Book cover: The red

heart : sagas of Centralia

Clune, Frank, 1893-1971.
The red heart : sagas of Centralia / by Frank Clune. 1st ed. (Melbourne : Hawthorn Press, 1944)

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100.

Book cover: Goolwa, the New Orleans of Australia

Goolwa, the New Orleans of Australia. (Goolwa, S.Aust. : P.M. Wells, 1929)
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106.
Book cover : The Patron's Interstate Surf Carnival

The Patron's Interstate Surf Carnival : conducted during the period of the British Empire and Commonwealth Games, Scarborough Beach, Western Australia, Sunday 25th November, 1962. ([Perth? : Surf Life Saving Association of Australia], 1962)
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113.

Book cover :  Manyallaluk : the

dreaming place. Aboriginal cultural tours

Manyallaluk : the dreaming place. Aboriginal cultural tours. (Katherine, N.T. : Manyallaluk Aboriginal Tourism, [1990])
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119.

Your guide to Canberra

Your guide to Canberra. Rev. ed. 
(Canberra : Dept. of the Interior, 1959)
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120.

Book cover:  A record

of the pioneer trip of the Thomson motor car : driven by H. Thomson

Holmes, E. L.
A record of the pioneer trip of the Thomson motor car : driven by H. Thomson (the inventor), accompanied by E.L. Holmes / [E.L. Holmes] (Melbourne : Thomson Motor Car Ltd., 1900)
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121.

Book cover:  Pearson's cyclist's and

traveller's road map of New South Wales

Pearson's cyclist's and traveller's road map of New South Wales / J. Pearson, H.E.C. Robinson. (Sydney : H.E.C. Robinson, [1912?])
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122.

 Official

motor road guide to Southern New South Wales

H.E.C. Robinson Pty Ltd.
Official motor road guide to Southern New South Wales, showing in detail the main motoring roads, in Southern and South-western N.S.W., including the coastal and inland routes to Melbourne, together with a description of each route : two hundred & thirty "road-before-you maps"  
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125.

Tourists information & accommodation guide, 1915-16

Tourists information & accommodation guide, 1915-16 : arrange with Webster, Rometch Ltd. to see you through Tasmania. (Hobart : Webster, Rometch, [1915])
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133.

Australia to-day

Australia to-day. (Melbourne : United Commercial Travellers' Association of Australasia, 1904-1973)
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134.

Hiking for health : explore Manly, French's Forest & Warringah

Phillips, E. Caines.
Hiking for health : explore Manly, French's Forest & Warringah. (Sydney : Port Jackson & Manly Steamship Co., 1936)
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137.

Walkabout

Walkabout (Melbourne : Australian National Travel Association, 1934-1974)
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TAA poster from the 1950s

TAA poster from the 1950s
(Courtesy of the National Centre for Australian Studies 
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