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Big Yachts

Big Yachts

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1983
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Cartoon depicting a cricket match and a seated man with 'YARB' printed on his T-shirt

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Louis Zmak collection
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Peter Harrigan
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1976
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Cuckoo!! Cuckoo!!

Cuckoo!! Cuckoo!!

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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2001
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Scare Campaign

Scare Campaign

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Patrick Cook
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1998
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Poll eyed Johnny

Poll eyed Johnny

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Ian R. Sharpe
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1997
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Cartoon depicting a man tying tins together

Cartoon depicting a man tying tins together

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Cartoon depticting a man about to jump out of an aeroplane

Cartoon depticting a man about to jump out of an aeroplane

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1987
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Cartoon depicting a boy fishing on the end of a pier

Cartoon depicting a boy fishing on the end of a pier

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Cartoon depicting Cedric the Swagman standing atop a mound of dirt in a barren landscape

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Douglas E Tainsh collection
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Noosaville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Douglas E. Tainsh
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1987
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The Legal System

The Legal System

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1999
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Animal impersonations

Animal impersonations

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1990
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The Guide to Election Sign Language

The Guide to Election Sign Language

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Matt Golding
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1996
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Operation Johnny

Operation Johnny

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Mr Jonathon Bentley
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2007
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Coloured cartoon titled 'Dr Jekyll and Mrs Hyde'

Coloured cartoon titled 'Dr Jekyll and Mrs Hyde'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1991
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Cartoon of the parallels between the coal industry of 1892 and the hospitality industry of 1992

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Warren Brown collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Warren Brown
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1992
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Cartoon depicting a middle-aged couple in their kitchen at breakfast time

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Clarrie King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1972
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Monty Python Revisited

Monty Python Revisited

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1992
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Setting up base camp

Setting up base camp

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1997
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Scientific whaling

Scientific whaling

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Pat Campbell
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2006
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A hard lesson in history

A hard lesson in history

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Sturt Krygsman
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1995
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Stand alone

Stand alone

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Bruce Petty
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Mr Bruce Petty
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Cartoon of a statue of Bob Hawke being toppled

Cartoon of a statue of Bob Hawke being toppled

Alan Moir collection no. 1
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Mr Alan Moir
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1991
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The Three Tenors

The Three Tenors

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1990
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Black and white caricature of Victorian Premier Sir Rupert Hamer, wearing Scottish national costume

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John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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1983
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Cartoon of Paul Keating and John Hewson wrestling in the mud

Cartoon of Paul Keating and John Hewson wrestling in the mud

Ward O'Neill collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1992
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Fish and chips

Fish and chips

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean Alston
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1996
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Dead Duck Howard

Dead Duck Howard

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1987
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Cartoon depicting Prime Minister Harold Holt engaging in various different athletic activities

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Earl Ewers collection no. 1
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1966
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Cartoon of Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi as a charmed snake

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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India
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1981
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Current Affairs Try a New Angle

Current Affairs Try a New Angle

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Matt Golding
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1996
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Woodchipping in Australia

Woodchipping in Australia

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1996
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The Great Debate

The Great Debate

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Dean Alston
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1996
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Frankly, I can't see Gambling taking off in Victoria

Frankly, I can't see Gambling taking off in Victoria

Bruce Petty collection no. 3
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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So many stairs

So many stairs

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1999
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke and Paul Keating saying 'WHAT THEY DON'T KNOW ABOUT WHAT THEY DON'T KNOW WON'T HURT THEM!'

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Patrick Cook collection
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Mr Patrick Cook
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Cartoon of John Howard and John Hewson in 19th century England

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Warren Brown collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Warren Brown
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1992
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Keating and Kennett

Keating and Kennett

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1992
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The V chip

The V chip

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Bob Wells
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1996
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Bananas

Bananas

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - John Farmer
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Mr John Farmer
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2006
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Keating's Piggery

Keating's Piggery

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1992
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We may go metric next year

We may go metric next year

Clarrie King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1969
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Sorry

Sorry

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1997
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Cartoon of man seated in a lounge chair, watching three TV sets through binoculars

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Louis Zmak collection
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Peter Harrigan
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1976
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Dog of a Year

Dog of a Year

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1998
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Cartoon of Paul Keating as a bookie

Cartoon of Paul Keating as a bookie

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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Cartoon of New Zealand's Minister of Finance, Sir Roger Douglas, holding an enlarged pair of scissors

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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New Zealand
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1984
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Cartoon of a sumo wrestler standing over a coal mine

Cartoon of a sumo wrestler standing over a coal mine

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Japan
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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End of Elections

End of Elections

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Bob Wells
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1996
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Weight watcher's fees

Weight watcher's fees

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Ditchburn
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1997
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Disheys

Disheys

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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Howick

Howick

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean Alston
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1996
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Cartoon depicting two swagmen and a dog fleeing down a hill from a charging bull

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Douglas E Tainsh collection
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Noosaville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Douglas E. Tainsh
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1987
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Cartoon of a cabinet reshuffle

Cartoon of a cabinet reshuffle

Patrick Cook collection
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Mr Patrick Cook
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Black and white caricature of Race Matthews, clutching the Victorian Arts portfolio, and badge Police Minister

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John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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1985
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Three Wise Hawke Monkeys

Three Wise Hawke Monkeys

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1991
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Pride of Australia

Pride of Australia

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1991
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Wik

Wik

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Queensland, Australia
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Rod Emmerson
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1997
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I think you've cut something important

I think you've cut something important

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1997
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Cartoon depicting Peter Costello tossing a coin into a cup labelled N.M.A.

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Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1996
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Black and white caricature of Australian Rules Football player, Bruce Doull, nick-named 'The Flying Doormat'

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John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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