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    • Banjo

    • By: Grantlee Kieza
    • Narrated by: Peter Byrne
    • Length: 16 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Balladeer, bushman, soldier, foreign correspondent - the remarkable life of Australia's greatest storyteller. A. B. ‘Banjo’ Paterson is rightly recognised as Australia’s greatest storyteller and most celebrated poet, the boy from the bush who became the voice of a generation. He gave us our unofficial national anthem, ‘Waltzing Matilda’, and treasured ballads such as ‘The Man from Snowy River’ and ‘Clancy of the Overflow’, vivid creations that helped to define our national identity.

    Regular price: £34.99

    • Saving Private Sarbi

    • The True Story of Australia's Canine War Hero
    • By: Sandra Lee
    • Narrated by: Peter Byrne
    • Length: 7 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Lost for 13 months in the wilds of Afghanistan, this is the dramatic, heart-warming and truly amazing story of Sarbi, the Army's most famous explosives detection dog - the miracle dog of Tarin Kot. Powerful, dramatic, heartwarming, this is the true story of Sarbi, the scruffy black Labrador-cross trained by the Australian Army as an explosives detection dog for the most dangerous combat mission imaginable. Thirteen months after Australia's most famous canine warrior went missing in action in 2008, she was found by an American Special Forces officer patrolling a village....

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    • Riveting

    • By Kate on 23-04-14

    Regular price: £32.89

    • The Smack Track

    • By: Ian McPhedran
    • Narrated by: Peter Byrne
    • Length: 8 hrs and 25 mins
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    From Ian McPhedran, best-selling author of The Amazing SAS, Soldiers Without Borders and Too Bold to Die, comes the untold and largely unknown story of how the Royal Australian Navy battles pirates, gun runners and drug smugglers in the seas of the Arabian Gulf and the Horn of Africa along the infamous route known as the "smack track".

    Regular price: £20.39

    • Hellfire

    • By: Cameron Forbes
    • Narrated by: Peter Byrne
    • Length: 18 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    For months during 1943 there was no night in Hellfire Pass. By the light of flares, carbide lamps and bamboo fires, men near-naked and skeletal cut a passage through stone to make way for a railway. Among these men were some of the 22,000 Australian soldiers taken prisoner by the Japanese during World War II. In camps across Asia and the Pacific, they struggled, died, and survived with a little help from their mates.

    Regular price: £27.49

    • Banjo

    • By: Grantlee Kieza
    • Narrated by: Peter Byrne
    • Length: 16 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Balladeer, bushman, soldier, foreign correspondent - the remarkable life of Australia's greatest storyteller. A. B. ‘Banjo’ Paterson is rightly recognised as Australia’s greatest storyteller and most celebrated poet, the boy from the bush who became the voice of a generation. He gave us our unofficial national anthem, ‘Waltzing Matilda’, and treasured ballads such as ‘The Man from Snowy River’ and ‘Clancy of the Overflow’, vivid creations that helped to define our national identity.

    Regular price: £34.99

    • Rex

    • My Life
    • By: Rex Hunt
    • Narrated by: Peter Byrne
    • Length: 6 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Rex tells the story of a kid who struggled at school, but who found the drive and motivation to carve out a hugely successful career as an Aussie Rules footballer and then as a major media figure. Along the way Rex talks about his years in the police force, his National Service, the ups and downs of his business and professional life, the dramatic legal case against his former manager, his loving family, and, of course, lots and lots of football and fishing.

    • My Life
    • By: Rex Hunt
    • Narrated by: Peter Byrne
    • Length: 6 hrs and 59 mins
    • Release date: 27-02-13
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    Regular price: £13.09

    • More Fish Tales

    • By: Paul Salmon
    • Narrated by: Peter Byrne
    • Length: 3 hrs and 28 mins
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    How did Terry Daniher save a famous Melbourne stately home's priceless chandelier from crashing to the floor? What happened when Lou Richards gave big Simon Madden a massage? Is Billy Brownless any good at making milkshakes? And what did James Hird want with the Fish at 3am, one hour after surgery? Paul Salmon - the Big Fish - reveals all in More Fish Tales.

    Regular price: £16.09