Treasure Island

Anonymous Oceania


Poems of Anonymous Oceania

1. A Day's Ride 1/1/2004
2. A West Country Ballad 1/1/2004
3. Bold Jack Donahoe (1) 1/1/2004
4. Bold Jack Donahoe (2) 1/1/2004
5. Botany Bay 1/1/2004
6. Eugowra Rocks 1/1/2004
7. Frank Gardiner 1/1/2004
8. Holy Dan 1/1/2004
9. How the Sailor rode the Brumby 1/1/2004
10. Jim Jones 1/1/2004
11. Keep White the Strain 1/1/2004
12. Ned Kelly was a Gentleman 1/1/2004
13. On the road to Gundagai 1/1/2004
14. The Ballad of Ben Hall's Gang 1/1/2004
15. The Bloody fields of Wheogo 1/1/2004
16. The Chinaman 1/1/2004
17. The Convicts Rum Song 1/1/2004
18. The Fine Fat Saucy Chinaman 1/1/2004
19. The Gallant Peter Clarke 1/1/2004
20. The Kelly Gang 1/1/2004

Holy Dan

It was in the Queensland drought;
And over hill and dell,
No grass – the water far apart,
All dry and hot as hell.
The wretched bullock teams drew up
Beside a water-hole –
They’d struggled on through dust and drought
For days to reach this goal.
And though the water rendered forth

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