Modern Bush Poets' Register

This is a list of some modern Bush Poets with product or services to offer. Many are also available to perform bush poetry at your event or festival. For enquiries please contact them directly.

This list is dynamic, not definitive. If there are any errors or omissions please contact the Webmaster.

 

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Brian Bell

CD My First CD of Poems


Long John Best

CD More Than Winter Underwear
CD Bush Poetry In Motion
CD Tasha and Other Tales


John Bird
Books Selected Poems and bush Ballads Vol 1, 2 and 3


Mark Both

CD Seeing Through Walls


Harold Briggs
CD From the Horses Mouth


Jim Brown

CD Caring For The High Country
CD The ANZAC on the Wall
CD "Banjo" & ANZACs


Jimmy Brown

CD Tall Tales & Teardrops

 

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David Campbell
CD & Book Skycatcher
CD & Book Riders on the Wind


Ellis Campbell
CD A Selection of Original Verse
Book The Gloss of the Bush ISBN 1 876409 10 X
Book Shadows of Yesteryear ISBN 1 876409 34 7


Peter Capp
CD Australian Living Legends
CD It's no crime to rhyme

 

Colin Carrington
CD Down the Track with Mulga Bill


Susan Carcary and Melanie Hall - Mel and Susie on Tour

CD My Country
CD Land of the Rainbow Gold
DVD Mel and Susie on Tour: Live in the Shed

 

Dennis Carstairs
Book Listen 'ere ol' Mate

 

Laree Chapman
Book Ride the Wild Spirit ISBN 0-9579199-0-5


Gabby Colquhoun

Book The Gift of The Gab
Book The Gift of The Gab Second Wind

 

Gary J. Cullen

CD Are You a Cowboy Mister?
Book Are You a Cowboy Mister?

 

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Frank Daniel

CD Chuckin' Rocks
CD Saddle the Grey
Book Chuckin' Rocks ISBN 0 646 38344 2
Book Bush Yarns and Poetry ISBN 0 646 25310 7
PO Box 16 Canowindra NSW 2804

 

Ken Dean
Book In Verse Down-Under ISBN 0 9578639 0 X
Book Broken Waratahs ISBN 0-646-34889-2

 

Kevin Dean
DVD Keeping bush Poetry Alive

 
John Dengate
CD Australian Son Volume 1
CD Australian Son Volume 2


Kelly Dixon
Book From Under the Cross ISBN 0-9577676-0-9

 

Harry Donnelly

CD The Thoughts of 'H'

 

Jack Drake

CD The Cattle Dog's Revenge and other humorous verse
CD Dinkum Poetry
CD Bronco Harry’s Last Ride and other irreverent verse
Book Duck Shit
Book Duck for Cover
Book Still Ducking ISBN 0-646-40505-5
Book The Cattle Dog's Revenge ISBN 1-876780-35-5

 

Colin Driscoll

Book/CD My Fire
CD Memoirs of a Sheep
CD Ducks on the Pond

 

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Kathy "Bridget" Edwards

CD The Good Old Days
Book Bush Poetry – Laughter Love & Limericks
Book An Angel On My Shoulder ISBN 0-646-45271-1


Kym Eitel

CD Remember the Horses Too (Single)
Book Wild Horse Rain ISBN 0975827707
Book Wild Brumby Heaven ISBN 978-0-9758277-1-0
Book For the Love of Horses

Ray Essery

CD The Mullumbimby Bloke On The Road Again!
CD There's Only Two of Us Heerrre! with Col Hadwell.

 

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Warren Fahey
CD Classic Bush Poetry

 

Wally Finch

CD Shots of Cheer

 

Cay Fletcher (Ellem)

CD The Grass Widow's Reply

 

Gary Fogarty

Book Three Hats Later

CD The Tartan Saddlecloth
CD Bigger, Sharper Spurs
CD No Apologies


Graham Fredriksen
Book Another Day in Paradise
Book The Halls of Learning - a Never Ending Book


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Marco Gliori
CD Marco Gliori is Live Loud & Ludicrous
CD Marco Gliori is Busted
CD Marco Gliori – Up & At 'Em
Book Rise 'n' Rhyme ISBN 0-9577240-4-7
Book Hey You! Read these poems ISBN 0-9577240-0-4
PO Box 999
Warwick Qld 4370


The Goodall Boys
CD In the Bunkhouse

 

Geoffrey W Graham
CD 100 Not Out
CD The Man From Ironbark
Book Rhythm of the bush  

 

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Janine Haig
CD Janine Haig The Eulo Poet
Book I Hope Yer Sheep Get Flyblown ... and similar sentiments...

 

Melanie Hall and Susan Carcary - Mel and Susie on Tour
CD My Country

CD Land of the Rainbow Gold

DVD Mel and Susie on Tour: Live in the Shed

 

Melanie Hall

CD From The Bush To The Beach
CD Big Words

 

June Hansen
Bulls and Bulldust
A Bit More Bull & A Bit More dust 

 

Murray Hartin
CD Murray Hartin – Muz!
CD Murray Hartin – Fair Crack
DVD Murray Hartin – Bigger Than God’s Undies
CD Rain from Nowhere


Jim Haynes
CD The Best of Aussie Bush Humour
CD Dipso Dan & other Silly Buggers
CD Life's a Laugh
CD Words of Wisdom
CD Well Spotted
Book I'll Have Chips
Book Memories of Weelabarabak: Stories of a Bush Town
Book Great Australian Book of Limericks
Book An Australian Heritage of Verse
Book An Australian Treasury of Popular Verse
PO Box 183
Kingsford NSW 2032

 

Carol Heuchan
CD A Pocketful of Poetry
CD single Why
Book Touching Tales
Book Horsing Around – Australian Rhymes & Ramblings
Book Horseplay  

 

Andrew Hull (Hully)
Book WEST-People & Places
CD Mostly Original

 

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Maxine Ireland
Book Verse You'll Agree With

 

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Vic Jefferies

CD The Ballad of Sweet Abigail and Other Poems

 

Bessie Jennings

CD The Best of Bessie

 

Graeme Johnson (The Rhymer From Ryde)
CD Lager, Laughs & Lies


Ken Jones

Book The City Slickin' Bard
Ph 02 4928 1749

 

Brenda Joy

CD Under the Southern Cross Sky
PO 1727 Charters Towers 4820

 

 

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Bill Kearns

CD Tales from Mulga Bull
CD More Tales from Mulga Bull
CD Unstoppabull!
CD Not Negotiabull
Book Muster Swallowed A Bull
Book Bultitude’s Dog and other verses
Book The Billy’s On
Book Beware of the Bull


Bernie Keleher

CD Having a Laugh & a Joke Before I Croak!

 

Ray Kelly
Book Flight to the Chookhouse Roof
Book Go, Lovely Nose ISBN 0 7340 3083 3

 

Denis Kevins
CD Fogs is the problem!
Loosely Woven with Sonia Bennett & Denis Kevans.
CD Shoulda Been A Champion
Book 300 Funny Little Poems
Book The Bastard who Squashed the Grapes in me Bag
Book Ah, white man, have you any sacred sites?
Book The Great Prawn War and Other Poems

 

Zondrae King

Book 'Most Awarded'
Contact Mobile 0401 160 137

 

Len Knight
CD Lenny Live at the Travellers Rest

 

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Brian Langley

Books
Sun, Sand and Saltwater
The Forest and other Verses
Tales from the Sea
Driving in the Outback
You Could Write a Poem about That
CD I'm Proud to Be Australia
CD It's a Bugger Gettin' Old

 

Jan Lewis

CD Beyond The Gate

 

Ron Liekefett
CD The Edward Harrington Collection Vol 1
CD Paranoia And Other Disorders


Don Lloyd
CD Live at the Squatters Rest
CD The ‘Mongrel’ Bites Again
CD The Mongrel’s Back…
 

John Lloyd
CD Horse Bells and Hobble Chains
Book From Wagonettes to Road Trains

 

Garry Lowe
CD Australian Bush Poet
CD Echoes From The Past

 

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Neil McArthur

CD Golden Thongs
CD Love Thongs
CD Tragic Tales From the Thong Factory


Keith McKenry

CD Bugger the Music, Give Us a Poem


Peter Mace

CD C'mon for a laugh and a cry

 

Bob Magor

CD Caravanning Bliss
CD The Exodus
Many other Books and CDs
c/o PO Myponga SA 5202

 

John Major

CD Australian Bush Poetry
CD Hand in Hand
CD Memories of Gold
PO Box 312 Mapleton Qld 4560


Ross Magnay
Book Course I'm Bloody Dinkum ISBN 0-646-05531-3 


Max Merckenschlager
CD Poems from Grenfell
10 Borchardt Road
Caloote SA 5254  

 

Bob Miller
CD Laugh with the Larrikin
Book Poems of Bob Miller The Larrikin
Saddlesaw Productions
PO Box 999
Warwick Qld 4370


Col Milligan
CD Just Talkin' Through Me Hat
CD A Bloke Can’t Win
Book Wine, Women Beer and Boats

 

Maggie Murphy

CD A Little Bit Of Land
PO Box 199 Heathcote Vic 3523

 

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Naked Poets
CD Naked Poets...lie...v!
CD Naked Poets 2 Newdirections
CD Naked Poets 3...Butt seriously
CD Naked Poets 4 Swingin' Ockers

 

Colin Newsome
A Horse Called the Hoon
Book The Green Tree Snake
Book Dingo Howlers
Book Bushman's Holiday
Book Write to Mother for Mother's Day 


Greg (Scruff) Newsome
CD - Scruffs Aussie Yarns
Book - Scruffs Aussie Verse ISBN 978-0-646-52931-8

 

John Norman
CD Bush Poetry

 

Gregory North
DVD Man of Many Hats
CD Fully Sick Mate
DVD Stick It  

CD Frackin' Fricker

 

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Paddy & Glori O’Brien - the Irish Trio

CD The Irish Trio
PO Box 404 Murwillumbah NSW 2484

 

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Palma Rosa Poets
Double CD Palma Rosa Poets Live
The English Speaking Union (QLD)
PO Box 1, Lutwyche Qld 4030

 

Glenny Palmer

CD From the Lip
CD The Best (& Baddest)
Book Laughs Larricans & Lovely Ladies ISBN 0-646-36722-6
Book Lend Me Your Ear ... Or I'll Steal It

 

John Pampling

CD The Joker Writes Again

 

Margaret Parmenter
Book Dick Smith’s Daughter

 

Martin Pattie (Warooa)
CD Beards n' Boots n' Birthday Suits 

 

Denise Piccone
CD Bare
CD The Queenslander and other poems

 

Dave Proust
CD Prousty Live
CD Prousty Still A-Live
DVD Prousty Still A-Live

 

Bert Pullen

Book: Home Is Where the Heart Is
Book: Once Were Railways
Book: Proudly Australian

PO Box 6026 Westdale NSW 2340

 

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Carmel Randle
Book Help ISBN 0646254901
Book I Need a Poem, Mum ISBN 0958584850
Book Favourite Poems for Aussie Children ISBN 0958584877
'Splendacrest' Proston Qld 4352

 

June Redmond
Book Poetic Stuff ’n’ Nonsense
Book Mirror Image and Other Verse

 

Anita Reed

CD The Hall at Apple Tree Creek and other poems


Terry Regan

CD Through the Horse's Eyes & other poems

 

Claire Reynolds

CD A Toast to Australia
CD Laughter and Tears

 

Philip R Rush

CD Outback Poems

 

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Dennis Scanlon

CD You Know You're in Australia
Book You Know You're in Australia

 

Ron Selby
Book The Born Loser ISBN 0-646-36479-0
CD Your Shout Mate

 

Evan Schnalle
Books
The Best of the Best of the Best
G'Day Folks I'm Evan
The Masters of Yesterday 

 

Jim Spain
CD Maggin’ with Macca.
Book Bootin’ About The Bush – hard copy.
Books My Australia series - POD.
Books Bootin' About Series – POD.
Books Roamin' 'round Series – POD.
Books Amblin' Australia Series – POD.

 

 

Noel Stallard
Various CDs and Books including poetry of John O'Brien and Bruce Simpson
 

Majella Stapleton
Book Back to the Warrego

 

Ron Stevens
Book A touch of History ISBN 0-646-03774-9
Book A Lighter Youch of History ISBN 0-646-04265-3
Book Identity ISBN 0-646-23804-3
Book Reversals ISBN 0-646-26217-3

 

 

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Milton Taylor

CD Down Memory Lane
CD DU…X and Other Bush Yarns
CD Horses And Horsemen
CD The Saga of Cecil and Other Classic Poems


Dan Thompson
CD Boots 'n' All

 

Jim Tonkin
CD Between You, Me and the Gate Post!
Book Pull Up a Stump

 

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Manfred Vijars
CD Please Call Me Mate and Other Rhymings
CD Bargo Bargo and Other Rhymings 

 

Betty Walton
Book Bett’s Ballads

 

Grahame "Skew Wiff" Watt

Book I LIKES A LAUGH
CD G'day!

 

Veronica Weal
Book The Crack of the Whip

 

Chris & The Grey (Merv Webster)
CD Pull Up a Stump and Listen!
CD Blacklisted
PO Box 8211 Bargara Qld 4670

 

Duncan Williams

CD Poetic Collection
CD Western Overland Drover
PO Box 746 Tamworth NSW 2340

Roderick Williams
CD Travel The Red Road
Book Frogs and Dogs and Kids  


Col Wilson (Blue – the Shearer)

CD Still Whingeing? Absolutely!
CD Jim Haynes Presents Blue the Shearer (ABC Music)
CD A Decade of Doggerel
CD A Mixed Bag
CD Esmerelda & The Cross-Eyed Bull
CD Metamorphosis & The Thong

 

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