Banjo Patterson
"BANJO PATERSON -- poet, journalist, lawyer, jockey, soldier, farmer -- is one of the best-loved figures of Australian literature. He wrote "Waltzing Matilda", "The Man from Snowy River", "Clancy of the Overflow" and many other poems. He reported the Boer War, and he served in and reported on World War I. His prose works are less well known, but are lively reading."  Click on the top picture to access site.


Bush Poetry Quest
His works to read!
His Biography
Mulga Bill's Bicycle - with comprehension test
A huge number of links from the wonderful Trinity School in WA
About teaching poetry
Yahoo Directory on Banjo Patterson Lesson Plans
Jan 2006


Wayne at R-7school info
Updated March. 2006

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