Meet Ned, Lily, Zoe, Kirra and Matilda––five Aussie kids keen to take
you on a journey through a year in the life of Australian children, from
cultural celebrations to traditions and events, to our everyday way of
An Aussie Year is a picture book bursting with national pride. It is a
snapshot of who we are as a nation, covering our melting-pot culture,
lifestyle and traditions. Its pages feature trailing, meandering text,
dates and gorgeous illustrations showing our five Aussie children at
play, at school, at home, enjoying their homeland––from the tropical
north to our rugged west.
Trailing through the seasons and idiosyncrasies endemic to each month of the year, this is Our Australian Childhood.