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Benny Bungarra’s Big Bush Clean-Up

SHORTLISTED – 2018 Speech Pathology Australia's Book of the Year (Indigenous Children category)

An environmental tale for Early Childhood and Lower Primary readers that shows how animals are affected by rubbish left in their habitat by humans. Ambelin Kwaymullina’s illustrations are an explosion of colour and cleverly show the perils faced by our native animals. When the animals work as a team to come up with ways to look after the bush, they decide to ask the humans to REDUCE, RECYCLE and use RUBBISH BINS. But it is Benny Bungarra who has the bright idea of a BIG BUSH CLEAN-UP so the animals can also help look after the bush.

$16.99

Praise for Benny Bungarra’s Big Bush Clean-Up

"Benny Bungarra’s Big Bush Clean-up is an animal tale with a strong environmental message… making this book a great teaching tool for the classroom. Kwaymullina’s gorgeous, colourful art is always a joy, no matter your age."

Bronte Coates
Books + Publishing

 

"Ambelin Kwaymullina's bold illustrations, fun colourful creatures and bright borders bring to life the simple but important messages of Sally Morgan's story."

Rhyllis Bignell
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Sally Morgan
Sally Morgan is one of Australia’s best-known Aboriginal artists and writers. She belongs to the Palyku people from the eastern Pilbara region of Western Australia. Her widely-acclaimed first book, My Place, has sold over half a million copies and is...

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Ambelin Kwaymullina

Ambelin Kwaymullina belongs to the Palyku people of the eastern Pilbara region of Western Australia, and is an illustrator, writer and playwright. She writes and illustrates across a range of genres including YA, sci-fi and children’s stories. She is an...

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