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WildlifeTop of Page


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The Australian Bird Guide
Peter Menkhorst, Danny Rogers, Rohan Clarke, Jeff Davies, Peter Marsack, Kim Franklin
The Australian Bird Guide sets a new standard in field guides, providing an indispensable reference for all birders and naturalists looking to explore Australia's magnificent and unique birdlife.
 
DUE May 2017 - CSIRO Publishing - 576pp - Colour Paintings and Maps
Paperback - 9780643097544 -    $49.95
 

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Bird Minds
Cognition and Behaviour of Australian Native Birds
Gisela Kaplan
 
2015 - CSIRO Publishing - 280pp - Illustrations
Paperback - 9781486300181 -    $45.00
 

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Birds of Prey of Australia
A Field Guide
Stephen Debus
 
2012 - CSIRO Publishing - 208pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9780643104365 -    $39.95
 

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Birds of New Zealand
A Photographic Guide
Paul Scofield, Brent Stephenson
 
2013 - Auckland University Press - 552pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781869407339 -    $60.00
 

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Australian Predators of the Sky
Penny Olsen
 
2015 - National Library of Australia - 216pp
Paperback - 9780642278562 -    $39.99
 

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Managing Australia's Pest Animals
A Guide to Strategic Planning and Effective Management
Mike Braysher
 
NEW Feb 2017 - CSIRO Publishing - 216pp - Illustrations
Paperback - 9781486304431 -    $49.95
 

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Australian Wildlife After Dark
Martyn Robinson, Bruce Thomson
 
2016 - CSIRO Publishing - 160pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486300723 -    $35.00
 

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All About Garden Wildlife of Australia
Garry Sankowsky
 
2015 - New Holland - 176pp
Paperback - 9781921517518 -    $29.99
 

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Miniature Lives
Identifying Insects in Your Home and Garden
Michelle Gleeson
 
2016 - CSIRO Publishing - 344pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486301379 -    $39.95
 

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The Complete Field Guide to Butterflies of Australia
Michael Braby
 
2016 - CSIRO Publishing - 400pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486301003 -    $49.95
 

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Insects of South-Eastern Australia
An Ecological and Behavioural Guide
Roger Farrow
 
2016 - CSIRO Publishing - 288pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486304745 -    $45.00
 

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A Guide to the Beetles of Australia
George Hangay, Paul Zborowski
 
2010 - CSIRO Publishing - 248pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9780643094871 -    $49.95
 

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A Guide to Stag Beetles of Australia
George Hangay, Roger de Keyzer
 
DUE Apr 2017 - CSIRO Publishing - 256pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486302086 -    $49.95
 

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A Field Guide to Spiders of Australia
Robert Whyte, Greg Anderson
 
DUE Jun 2017 - CSIRO Publishing - 464pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9780643107076 -    $49.95
 

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Australian Native Bees
AgGuide Series
Anne Dollin, Katja Hogendoorn, et al.
 
2016 - NSW DPI - 174pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781742569567 -    $35.00
 

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The Secret Life of Flies
Erica McAlister
 
DUE Apr 2017 - CSIRO Publishing - 256pp - Colour illustrations
Hardback - 9781486308026 -    $29.95
 

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The Dingo Debate
Origins, Behaviour and Conservation
Bradley Smith
 
2015 - CSIRO Publishing - 336pp - Illustrations
Paperback - 9781486300297 -    $39.95
 

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The Complete Guide to Finding the Mammals of Australia
David Andrew
 
2015 - CSIRO Publishing - 448pp
Paperback - 9780643098145 -    $49.95
 

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The Red Kangaroo in Central Australia
An Early Account by A. E. Newsome
Thomas Newsome, Alan Newsome
 
2016 - CSIRO Publishing - 176pp - Illustrations
Paperback - 9781486301553 -    $39.95
 

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Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia
Harold Cogger
 
2014 - CSIRO Publishing - 1064pp - Colour photographs
Hardback - 9780643100350 -    $150.00
 

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Australian Lizards
A Natural History
Steve Wilson
 
2012 - CSIRO Publishing - 208pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9780643106406 -    Now Only $34.95!
Use promo code 2017-033 - usually AU $49.95
 

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Field Guide to the Frogs of Queensland
Eric Vanderduys
 
2012 - CSIRO Publishing - 208pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9780643106307 -    Now Only $34.95!
Use promo code 2017-033 - usually AU $45.00
 

Rivers & OceansTop of Page


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From Great Depths
The Wrecks of HMAS Sydney II and HSK Kormoran
M McCarthy
 
NEW Jan 2017 - WA Museum - 376pp
Hardback - 9781742589336 -    $70.00
 

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Rays of the World
Peter Last, William White, Marcelo de Carvalho, Bernard Séret, Matthias Stehmann, Gavin Naylor
 
NEW Dec 2016 - CSIRO Publishing - 800pp
Hardback - 9780643109131 -    $220.00
 

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Sharks of the World
A Fully Illustrated Guide
David Ebert, Sarah Fowler, Leonard Compagno
 
2013 - Wild Nature Press - 528pp
Hardback - 9780957394605 -    $89.95
 

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The Marine World
A Natural History of Ocean Life
Frances Dipper
 
2016 - CSIRO Publishing - 544pp - Colour photographs
Hardback - 9781486306497 -    $89.95
 

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The Reef
A Passionate History
Iain McCalman
 
NEW Nov 2016 - Penguin - 416pp
Paperback - 9780143783350 -    $24.99
 

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Undersea Jewels
A Colour Guide to Nudibranchs
Gary Cobb, Richard Willan
 
2006 - ABRS - 312pp - Colour illustrations
Paperback - 9780642568472 -    Now Only $39.95!
Use promo code 2017-033 - usually AU $54.95
 

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Big, Bold and Blue
Lessons from Australia's Marine Protected Areas
James Fitzsimons, Geoff Wescott
 
2016 - CSIRO Publishing - 432pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486301942 -    $89.95
 

Plants & GardensTop of Page


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Discovering Australian Flora
An Australian National Botanic Gardens Experience
Fanny Karouta-Manasse
 
DUE May 2017 - CSIRO Publishing - 104pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486307814 -    $35.00
 

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Australia’s Mangroves
The Authoritative Guide to Australia’s Mangrove Plants
Norm Duke
 
2006 - University of Queensland - 200pp
Hardback - 9780646461960 -    $55.00
 

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Estuary Plants and What's Happening to them in South-East Australia
Geoff Sainty
 
2012 - Sainty & Associates - 656pp - Illustrations
Hardback - 9780958105538 -    $85.00
 

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Woodland Flora
A Field Guide for the Southern Tablelands (NSW & ACT)
Sarah Sharp, Rainer Rehwinkel, Dave Mallinson, David Eddy
 
2015 - Friends of Grasslands Inc - 286pp
Paperback - 9780994495808 -    $25.00
 

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A Field Guide to the Fungi of Australia
Tony Young, Kay Smith
 
2004 - UNSW Press - 248pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9780868407425 -    $39.99
 

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Mosses of Dry Forests in South Eastern Australia
Cassia Read, Bernard Slattery
 
2015 - Friends of the Box Ironbark Forests (Mount Alexander Region) Inc. - 104pp
Paperback - 9780646916934 -    $15.00
 

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Quiver Trees, Phantom Orchids and Rock Splitters
The Remarkable Survival Strategies of Plants
Jesse Vernon Trail
 
2015 - ECW Press - 300pp
Paperback - 9781770412088 -    $32.99
 

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Perth Plants
A Field Guide to the Bushland and Coastal Flora of Kings Park and Bold Park
Russell Barrett, Eng Pin Tay
 
2016 - CSIRO Publishing - 440pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486306022 -    $49.95
 

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Pests, Diseases and Beneficials
Friends and Foes of Australian Gardens
F David Hockings AM
 
2014 - CSIRO Publishing - 280pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486300211 -    $39.95
 

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Coastal Plants
A Guide to the Identification and Restoration of Plants of the Perth Region
Kingsley Dixon
 
2011 - CSIRO Publishing - 288pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9780643100473 -    $39.95
 

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Australian Garden Rescue
Restoring a Damaged Garden
Mary Horsfall
 
2014 - CSIRO Publishing - 256pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486300006 -    $39.95
 

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Australian Native Plants
The Kings Park Experience
Mark Webb
 
2013 - CSIRO Publishing - 144pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9780643103214 -    $39.95
 

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Field Guide to Useful Native Plants from Temperate Australia
Judith Caton, Richard Hardwick
 
2016 - New Holland - 412pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781922134608 -    $49.99
 

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Australian Planting Design
Paul Thompson
 
2012 - CSIRO Publishing - 272pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9780643107014 -    $39.95
 

The Natural WorldTop of Page


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Nature's Temples
The Complex World of Old-Growth Forests
Joan Maloof
 
NEW Feb 2017 - Timber Press USA - 200pp
Hardback - 9781604697285 -    $39.99
 

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Gemstones and Minerals of Australia
Lin Sutherland, Gayle Sutherland
 
2014 - New Holland - 144pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781921517297 -    $24.95
 

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Australia's Volcanoes
An Extensive Guide to Australia's Volcanic Past
Russel Ferret
 
2016 - New Holland - 160pp
Paperback - 9781921517914 -    $29.99
 

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Australian Alps
Kosciuszko, Alpine and Namadgi National Parks
Deirdre Slattery
 
2015 - CSIRO Publishing - 320pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486301713 -    $45.00
 

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Sprinter and Sprummer
Australia's Changing Seasons
Timothy Entwisle
 
2014 - CSIRO Publishing - 184pp - Illustrations
Paperback - 9781486302031 -    $29.95
 

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Tasmanian High Country Huts
From the Central Plateau to Cradle Mountain
Simon Cubit, Des Murray
 
2013 - 120pp
Hardback - 9780987589712 -    $49.95
 

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Poisoned Planet
How Constant Exposure to Man-made Chemicals is Putting your Life at Risk
Julian Cribb
 
2014 - Allen & Unwin - 288pp
Paperback - 9781760110468 -    $29.99
 

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Following Burke and Wills Across Australia
A Touring Guide
Dave Phoenix
 
2015 - CSIRO Publishing - 416pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486301584 -    $49.95
 

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The New Nature
Winners and Losers in Wild Australia
Tim Low
 
NEW Jan 2017 - Penguin - 416pp
Paperback - 9780143783633 -    $22.99
 

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Walks, Tracks and Trails of Queensland's Tropics
Derrick Stone
 
2016 - CSIRO Publishing - 288pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486303076 -    $39.95
 

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Walks, Tracks and Trails of Victoria
Derrick Stone
 
2009 - CSIRO Publishing - 296pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9780643095878 -    $44.95
 

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A Bush Capital Year
A Natural History of the Canberra Region
Ian Fraser, Peter Marsack
 
2011 - CSIRO Publishing - 232pp
Paperback - 9780643101555 -    $49.95
 

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Walks, Tracks and Trails of New South Wales
Derrick Stone
 
2012 - CSIRO Publishing - 280pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9780643106901 -    $39.95
 

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The Southwest
Australia's Biodiversity Hotspot
Victoria Laurie
 
2015 - University of Western Australia Press - 218pp
Paperback - 9781742585000 -    $45.00
 

LandcareTop of Page


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Land of Sweeping Plains
Managing and Restoring the Native Grasslands of South-eastern Australia
Nicholas Williams, Adrian Marshall, John Morgan
 
2015 - CSIRO Publishing - 472pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486300815 -    $59.95
 

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Weeds of the South-East
An Identification Guide for Australia
FJ Richardson, RG Richardson, RCH Shepherd
 
NEW Nov 2016 - RG and FJ Richardson - 546pp
Paperback - 9780980388541 -    $79.95
 

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Vegetation Survey and Assessment
 
2014 - NSW Department of Primary Industries - 123pp
Paperback - 9781742566702 -    $36.00
 

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Pilbara Seed Atlas and Field Guide
Plant Restoration in Australia's Arid Northwest
Todd Erickson, Russell Barrett, David Merritt, Kingsley Dixon
 
2016 - CSIRO Publishing - 312pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486305520 -    $79.95
 

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Australian Grasses
A Gardener's Guide to Native Grasses, Sedges, Rushes and Grasstrees
Nick Romanowski
 
2011 - Hyland House - 192pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781864471168 -    $29.95
 

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Growing Australian Native Plants from Seed
For Revegetation, Tree Planting and Direct Seeding
Murray Ralph
 
2003 - Bushland Horticulture - 156pp - Illustrations
Paperback - 9780646428666 -    $29.99
 

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Wildlife Conservation in Farm Landscapes
David Lindenmayer, Damian Michael, Mason Crane, Sachiko Okada, Daniel Florance, Philip Barton, Karen Ikin
 
2016 - CSIRO Publishing - 232pp - Colour photographs
Paperback - 9781486303106 -    $49.95
 

Popular ScienceTop of Page


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Volcano Discoveries
Tom Pfeiffer, Ingrid Smet
 
2015 - New Holland - 240pp
Hardback - 9781921517358 -    $40.00
 

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Lightning
Nature and Culture
Derek Elsom
 
2016 - Reaktion Books - 240pp
Paperback - 9781780234960 -    $37.99
 

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Meteorite
Nature and Culture
Maria Golia
 
2016 - Reaktion Books - 216pp
Paperback - 9781780234977 -    $37.99
 

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2017 Australasian Sky Guide
Nick Lomb
 
NEW Oct 2016 - Magabala Books - 112pp
Paperback - 9781863171694 -    $16.95
 

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Pinpoint
How GPS is Changing the World
Greg Milner
 
2016 - Granta - 336pp
Paperback - 9781847087089 -    $32.99
 

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Science and the City
The Mechanics Behind the Metropolis
Laurie Winkless
 
2016 - Bloomsbury - 304pp
Paperback - 9781472915382 -    $27.99
 

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Global Megatrends
Seven Patterns of Change Shaping Our Future
Stefan Hajkowicz
 
2015 - CSIRO Publishing - 216pp - Illustrations
Paperback - 9781486301409 -    $35.00
 

ChildrenTop of Page


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Circle
Jeannie Baker
 
2016 - Walker Books - 48pp
Hardback - 9781406338010 -    $27.99
 

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Phasmid
Saving the Lord Howe Island Stick Insect
Rohan Cleave, Coral Tulloch
 
2015 - CSIRO Publishing - 32pp - Colour illustrations
Hardback - 9781486301126 -    $24.95
 

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Hands-On Science
50 Kids' Activities from CSIRO
Sarah Kellett, David Shaw, Kath Kovac
 
2016 - CSIRO Publishing - 128pp - Illustrations
Paperback - 9781486306145 -    $24.95
 
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