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Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Michael Atchison
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1996
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The Prime Minister is divisive

The Prime Minister is divisive

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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The French Foreign Minister said...

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Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon titled 'Automation' depicting Sir Eric Harrison and Sir Robert Menzies

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Sir Eric Harrison collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Norm Mitchell
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1938
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the buck stops here

the buck stops here

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Carmen Lawrence Letters

Carmen Lawrence Letters

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Rocco Fazzari
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I confess...

I confess...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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I'm reporting from the front line

I'm reporting from the front line

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Saving Face

Saving Face

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Matt Golding
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1996
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Cartoon of a flag raising ceremony with Prime Minister Bob Hawke and Treasurer Paul Keating in military costume

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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Hewson and Kennett

Hewson and Kennett

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1992
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Keating's Position

Keating's Position

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Peter Lewis
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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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Howard, Keating and Queen

Howard, Keating and Queen

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Warren Brown
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Pigs flying

Pigs flying

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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The party is behind me

The party is behind me

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Black and white cartoon titled 'Cemetery of Women'

Black and white cartoon titled 'Cemetery of Women'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1995
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Those who can't

Those who can't

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Ms Joan Rosser
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1995
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Letting Slip the Dogs of War...

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Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon of a man in overalls and tin hat, pouring money from drum into a half wine cask

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Louis Zmak collection
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1975
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We need a refuge

We need a refuge

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoon of Andrew Peacock running around

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Patrick Cook collection
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Cartoon of Malcolm Fraser seated among five Parliamentary backbenchers

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Louis Zmak collection
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Mr Larry Pickering
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1977
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What's up with Potamus?!

What's up with Potamus?!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Woman with Altitude

Woman with Altitude

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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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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Cartoon depicting two men wearing business suits

Cartoon depicting two men wearing business suits

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Feminist Insomnia

Feminist Insomnia

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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Give me your poor, your tired, your huddled masses...

Give me your poor, your tired, your huddled masses...

Bruce Petty collection no. 3
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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 of Malcolm Fraser and Doug Anthony saying 'WE DON'T WANT A SOFTIE PM...

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Patrick Cook collection
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Career Advice No. 23

Career Advice No. 23

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1998
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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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Paid maternity leave

Paid maternity leave

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1996
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Proud to be un-Australian

Proud to be un-Australian

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Fiona Katauskas
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2005
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Woman reading with domestic utensils flying out of book

Woman reading with domestic utensils flying out of book

Judy Horacek collection no. 1
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1985
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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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We're Going to Lose the House!

We're Going to Lose the House!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Say Non!

Say Non!

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1995
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Caricature drawing of Jim and Tammy Bakker, US Christian televangelists

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Louis Zmak collection
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United States of America
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Mr Louis Zmak
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1987
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Treat me gently

Treat me gently

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Peter Lewis
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1996
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Liberal Talent Scout with Pram

Liberal Talent Scout with Pram

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1993
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One nation

One nation

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1997
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The mystery ball

The mystery ball

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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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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Economy - down for the count

Economy - down for the count

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1992
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Cartoon depicting a man and woman seated in mid-air as if they were driving in a car

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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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Cartoon of Bob Hawke, John Howard, Andrew Peacock, Ian Sinclair, Joh Bjelke-Petersen and a couple in bed

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Patrick Cook collection
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Mr Patrick Cook
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Bob Carr goes to Vietnam

Bob Carr goes to Vietnam

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Vietnam
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Mr Rocco Fazzari
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1996
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Cartoon of Andrew Peacock saying 'I'M GOING TO BE THE CONSCIENCE OF THE LIBERAL PARTY'

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Patrick Cook collection
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Cartoon of a person saying 'ADMIT YOU WERE WRONG!' to Paul Keating

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Patrick Cook collection
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Cartoon titled 'Foreign Policy'

Cartoon titled 'Foreign Policy'

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Jock Alexander
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2001
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Australia offends pacific nations

Australia offends pacific nations

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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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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A few folks in Rome are undergoing a little self-appraisal...

A few folks in Rome are undergoing a little self-appraisal.....

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoon depicting Pope John Paul II

Cartoon depicting Pope John Paul II

John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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1986
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke saying to Paul Keating 'HERE'S ANOTHER NICE SURPLUS YOU'VE GOT US INTO'

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Patrick Cook collection
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Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 904

Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 904

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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I took their land and I replaced their laws, but I've stopped now

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Bruce Petty collection no. 3
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I am woman hear me roar

I am woman hear me roar

Judy Horacek collection no. 1
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1985
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