bunyip


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bunyip

Austral a legendary monster said to inhabit swamps and lagoons of the Australian interior
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This investment is great news for Bunyip, Gippsland and Victoria more broadly," Mr Ryan said.
Aline Giono, quoted in Kerr, Conversations with the Bunyip, 8.
Only the Bunyip is gloomy - indeed, he's MAD and he's MEAN, he declares, and he doesn't like Christmas
But winds forecast for Saturday could push the Bunyip fire towards a major gas plant and reservoir which supplies Melbourne with water.
1946, The Bunyip and other mythical monsters and legends, Reed & Harris: Melbourne.
Of course if you have some of those fairy stories illustrated by Ida Rentoul Outhwaite you will not be surprised to hear that Mollie's Bunyip has a price of $3850 placed on it and the other books illustrated by the same artist would cost hundreds of dollars and if by any chance you discover any of her water-colours the price goes up to about $14,000.
Their produce is also quite cheap, with a case of 12 costing as little as R100 for the Late Picked Chenin and Bunyip Rose.
Steve Warrington, the deputy chief fire officer of the Country Fire Authority (CFA), told the AFP news agency that fires near the towns of Bunyip and Kinglake could merge if they are carried by northerly winds forecast for Saturday.
A fire truck near the bushfire in the Bunyip Sate Forest near of Tonimbuk 78 miles west of Melbourne
FIRESTORM: An emergency vehicle races away from a blaze in the Gippsland region of Victoria; FURY: Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd and, right, a fire truck in front of burning Bunyip Sate Forest, west of Melbourne
Other major fires were in the vicinity of Churchill, Beechworth, Bendigo, Redesdale, the Bunyip State Forest, Horsham, Coleraine, Heidelberg, Wilson's Promontory and the Dandenong Ranges.
Afterwards, when Gunn was apologetic that he might not always have been properly respectful to the representative of royalty, La Trobe, describing himself as having been 'the lighthearted harum scarum individual trotting by your side', told him: 'I owe you thanks that your character & humour was such as to encourage me to unbutton & unlace without restraint, whenever my humour prompted"'2 Over the years Gunn sent produce from his garden near Launceston to the La Trobes at Jolimont, and the two men corresponded on such matters as the possibility that the bunyip actually existed.