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Andrew Barton Paterson

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Clancy of the Overflow Andrew Barton Banjo Paterson Audiobook Short Poetry

 

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Clancy of the Overflow by Banjo Paterson

 

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Banjo Paterson "The Man from Ironbark" Poem animation

 

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Banjo Paterson: 120-year-old chocolate found in Australian poet's belongings - BBC News

 

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Mulga Bill's Bicycle - Banjo Paterson - Read by Daryl Barclay

Andrew Barton "Banjo" Paterson, was an Australian bush poet, journalist and author. He wrote many ballads and poems about Australian life, focusing particularly on the rural and outback areas, including the district around Binalong, New South Wales, where he spent much of his childhood. Paterson's more notable poems include "Clancy of the Overflow" (1889), "The Man from Snowy River" (1890) and "Waltzing Matilda" (1895), regarded widely as Australia's unofficial national anthem.
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  • Personal 

  • Journalism 

  • Hiatus and military service 

  • Later life 

  • Works 

  • Legacy