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bunyip

Austral a legendary monster said to inhabit swamps and lagoons of the Australian interior
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Bilby discovers he can dance with his shadow and has a whale of a time, until he meets Bunyip. United by a common love of dancing and without a care in the world, they make a perfect pair.
Again in 1933, while at the University of Melbourne, he sent out the challenge: 'A day will dawn when the young Australian will so cherish the marvels of his homeland that he who disfigures the landscape with discarded tins or who ringbarks a beautiful gumtree will be regarded with scorn.' (Foreword to Charles Fenner, Bunyips and Billabongs, Sydney Angus & Robertson, 1993, p.
(20) For the only other discussion of this affair see Robert Holden and Nicholas Holden, Bunyips: Australia's folklore of fear, Canberra, 2001, pp.