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Cartoon depicting a man approaching an outside 'dunny' which is surrouned by blowflies

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoon depicting two United States Generals around a war strategy table

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Louis Zmak collection
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My Lai, Vietnam
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1971
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke having lunch with someone

Cartoon of Bob Hawke having lunch with someone

Patrick Cook collection
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1989
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Cartoon of John Reid, Chairman of the Australian Bicentennial Authority

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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1985
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Nine o'clock already

Nine o'clock already

Bruce Petty collection no. 3
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One Notion

One Notion

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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1996
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Before reading the cartoon

Before reading the cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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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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Roughly translated its Koori for

Roughly translated its Koori for "Get Reconciliated!"

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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1992
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Cartoon depicting a man wearing a business suit, falling through the air

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Those who can't

Those who can't

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Ms Joan Rosser
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1996
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Howard's republic stand

Howard's republic stand

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Sean Leahy
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1997
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Mateship of the Ring II

Mateship of the Ring II

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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2002
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King of Australia

King of Australia

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Australia
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1992
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Rednecks

Rednecks

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1997
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Banks

Banks

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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Cartoon of Bob Hawke in the middle of the desert

Cartoon of Bob Hawke in the middle of the desert

Alan Moir collection no. 1
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1991
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BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

Patrick Cook collection
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Cartoon of the Premier of Victoria, John Cain, free-falling with a tangled parachute labelled Continental Airlines

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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Seize the day

Seize the day

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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1997
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La Marseillaise

La Marseillaise

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Dean Alston
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1995
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Cartoon depicting a skier sighting a hill-top tower

Cartoon depicting a skier sighting a hill-top tower

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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1987
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Photocopy of a cartoon titled 'Deregistration of Builders' Labourers Union'

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John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1986
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Economic rationalism drapers

Economic rationalism drapers

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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Steel borders

Steel borders

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Mr Sturt Krygsman
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2007
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Cartoon depicting a swagman carrying a sack over his shoulder

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Fightback dead cat

Fightback dead cat

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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1993
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Hayden and the life of luxury

Hayden and the life of luxury

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr John Tiedemann
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Identifying a terrorist

Identifying a terrorist

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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NT Justice Sweeps Lindy under the Rock

NT Justice Sweeps Lindy under the Rock

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Land of the Free

Land of the Free

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Patrick Cook
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1995
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The fundamental law

The fundamental law

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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David Hicks

David Hicks

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Jonathon Bentley
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2006
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Cartoon depicting a Chinese man standing in front of a group

Cartoon depicting a Chinese man standing in front of a group

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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Unrequited love No. 27

Unrequited love No. 27

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1994
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Cartoon of Sir Joh Bjelke Peterson leading soldiers on hoseback through deep snow

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke sweeping the land rights legislation under Ayers Rock

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Alan Moir collection no. 1
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Uluru, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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1985
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The Privatisation Fairy

The Privatisation Fairy

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1995
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Cartoon depicting Treasurer Mr Paul Keating wearing a hat, which is marked 'Taxes', 'Reforms' and 'Perks', at a Press Club Luncheon

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John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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1987
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It's funny though...

It's funny though...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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The Great Museum has been pillaged and wrecked

The Great Museum has been pillaged and wrecked

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoon depicting Prime Minister Billy McMahon, driving a motor car in the shape of Australia

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Louis Zmak collection
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Aubrey Collette
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1971
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OK...hand it over

OK...hand it over

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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1996
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Batsman

Batsman

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1996
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Unpublished cartoon of Grazier Sir William Gunn with a bull ring in his nose

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1980
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Cartoon depicting a man being tossed by a bull

Cartoon depicting a man being tossed by a bull

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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L.C. returns from the ancient and wise East

L.C. returns from the ancient and wise East

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Vice regal

Vice regal

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Warren Brown
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1996
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Cartoon depicting a swagman character and two snakes

Cartoon depicting a swagman character and two snakes

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Divining a site for the NMA

Divining a site for the NMA

Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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1996
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Cartoon of man and woman in a sitting room, watching a bearded man digging in garden

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Louis Zmak collection
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Bill Mitchell
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1975
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Cartoon titled 'Chinalco seeks to control both supply and demand of Rio Tinto ore'

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Behind the Lines 2009 collection
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Mr Ian R. Sharpe
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Lyin' King?

Lyin' King?

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Peter Lewis
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1996
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True Believers

True Believers

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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1993
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Kennett and the heavy hand

Kennett and the heavy hand

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr John Tiedemann
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ALP Election Launch at Opera House

ALP Election Launch at Opera House

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Sydney Opera House, Bennelong Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Austr...
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1987
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Hewson's miracle elixir

Hewson's miracle elixir

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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1991
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High Church of Economic Rationalism

High Church of Economic Rationalism

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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1992
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Cartoon of Andrew Peacock talking to Paul Keating and Bob Hawke

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Patrick Cook collection
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke saying 'WOULD YOU LIKE INDUSTRIAL COMICAL OR PASTORAL TRAGICAL?'

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Patrick Cook collection
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