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Outback Towns and Pubs, Volume 1

Length: 2 hrs and 27 mins
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Bill 'Swampy' March has been on another adventure, this time gathering stories from outback towns and pubs across this wide brown land.The people you meet will touch your heart as 'Swampy' brings to life all the drama and delight of life in outback Australia. Find out how the population of Rabbit Flat doubled overnight and became an international headline; be part of the Australia-wide search for the mystery bloke who sells 'Johnson's Paw Paw Magic', an ointment that cures almost everything (including you-know-what!).... If there's a good story out there, 'Swampy's' captured it for this collection.

Popular award-winning writer Bill Marsh collects yarns that get us in, boots and all. He gives us back our childhood and shares those precious moments of an Australia that's passing into legend.

©2009 Bill Marsh (P)2010 Vision Australia. Audiobook recording produced by ABC Audio & Yen Nguyen.

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"From the ridiculous to the sublime, from the bestial to the bizarre, from the tall to the tender, Bill Marsh holds his readers in the palm of his hand and tickles them with beautifully controlled yarns of childhood…" ( The Advertiser)

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