Andrew Barton "Banjo" Paterson (1864 - 1941) was an Australian bush poet, journalist and author, who wrote many ballads and poems about Australian life which are now known and loved all over the world.
Australia has given rise to many notable people in its history. Here we have printables for a small but growing number of them. You'll find posters, colouring pages, worksheets, notebooking pages and more.
Browse Famous Australians
Here's a collection of printable activities for children about Steve Irwin, Australia's beloved "Crocodile Hunter" and self-proclaimed Wildlife Warrior.
Cathy Freeman (1973 - present) is a former Olympic gold medal winning Australian sprinter, who specialised in and won the women's 400 metres event at the 2000 Summer Olympics.
Captain James Cook
An English explorer, cartographer and navigator, Captain Cook was the first known European to make contact with Australia's West Coast. Not an Australian, but we thought he should be here!
John Simpson Kirkpatrick
Famous for his heroic efforts, helped by his donkey, at Gallipoli.