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The following books fit with Are we there yet? By Alison Lester which will be used as the focus book for the National Year of Reading.
Picture books:
Wheels on the bus by Mandy Foot
Possum magic by Mem Fox
All the way to WA by Roland Harvey
At the beach, Roland Harvey
In the bush, Roland Harvey
In the City, Roland Harvey
To the Top End: Our trip across Australia by Roland Harvey The Search for Sunken Treasure: Australia by Elizabeth Singer Hunt pub by Red Fox.
Our Australia series, by Phil Kettle Australian Geographic (about a boy and his family visiting various cities and towns around Australia. They skip many of the capital cities and visit places like Byron Bay, Longreach and Broken Hill. Perfect for Stage 2.) My Country, Ezekiel Kwaymullina Ernie dances to the didgeridoo by Alison Lester Riley and the grumpy wombat : a journey around Melbourne by Tania McCartney My Aussie Ocean Adventure, Jo Rothwell Highway by Nadia Wheatley

Swerve by Philip Gwynne
Guitar highway Rose by Brigid Lowry
Road by Catherine Jinks
Dreamrider by Barry Jonsberg
Via email from Pat Pledger through Oztl_net 17/11/2011