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Index - 269 Songs and Poems

A Digger's Lament (1919)
A Processional Hymn (1887)
A Shearer's Dream (1895)
A Shearing Song (1903)
A Sister's Love (1881)
A Song For The Season (1863)
A Song of 1891
A Squatter's Diary
A Thousand Mile Away
A Wandering Digger's Lament (1860)
A Wool-Shed Rhyme (1929)
Across the Western Plains (1905)
Across the Western Plains
The Aftermath (1927)
An Old-Time Champion Shearer (1915)
At Waterloo (1900)
Another Fall of Rain
Australia's on the Wallaby
Australian Hymn Of Freedom
The Bagman and the Mug (1900)
The Ballad Of Bob Marhoney
The Ballad of 1891
Banks of the Condamine
Banks of the Condamine
[Horse-breaking version]
Banks of the Riverine
The Bare Belled Ewe
Ben Hall
The Biggest Tally (1901)
Billy Barlow in Australia
Billy Barlow in Cobar (1902)
Black Velvet Band
Bloke in the Jacky Howe
Bluey Brink
The Bold Jack Donohoe (1903)
Bold Jack Donohue
Bold Tommy Payne
Botany Bay
Botany Bay 2
Bound for South Australia
Brace's Poling Pair (1898)
Brisbane Ladies
Broken-down Squatter
The Brolga's Laugh
The Bullock Dray [original version]
The Bullock Driver (1874)
Bullockies Song
Bullockies' Ball
Bullocky Oh
Bulls of the Speewah
Bump me into Parliament
Bump me into Parliament (2)
The Burra Mine [1880]
The 'Burra's Spud Digger's Spree
The Bushman's Song [1870]
Bushranger Gilbert's Song
The Button That He Wore
The Call of the North
The Camp Fire
Cane Cutter's Lament
The Click of the Shears
Click go the Shears [1891]
Click go the Shears [1939]
Click go the Shears [1939]
Click go the Shears [1946]
Clifton Miners' Song
Cockies of Bungaree
Cockies of Bungaree 2
Codfish Shanty
Convict Maid
The Corn Law Rhymes (1833)
Cyprus Brig
The Cyprus
Dalby Ram
Dandy Dick the Drover (1898)
The Daydawn of Labor
Death of Ned Kelly
The Dear Native Girl
The Death Feast
Dennis O'Reilly
The Diggers' Dirge
Do you think that I do not know?
Doing Time
Dosser Doyle
The Drover (1894)
The Drover (1929)
The Drover's Dream (1872)
The Drover's Song" (1950)

The Drover's Dream
Dunn, Gilbert, and Ben Hall
Dunn Gilbert, and Ben Hall (2)
Dying Fettler
Dying Stockman
Election Song (1843)
Euabalong Ball
Eugowra Rocks
The Evolution of the Shearer
Farewell to Greta
Female Rambling Sailor
Female Transport
The Fenians' Rescue
The Fine Old Queensland Squatter
Five and a Zack
Flash Jack from Gundagai
Flash Stockman
For the Fields (A Digger's Ballad)
Four Little Johnny Cakes
Frank Gardiner
Freedom on the Wallaby
The Gallows Tree
Girls of the Shamrock Shore
The Glendonbrook Road (1906)
God Save the People
Great Northern Line
Gumtree Canoe
Hang The Man Who Works) (1905
The Homebush Races of 1848
How I Took the Bait
I Realised I'd Got The Sack (1928)
I Didn't Raise My Son To Be A Soldier
The Immortal Dog (1922)
Indicating Rock
Inglewood Cocky
Irish Country Song (1912)
Jim Jones at Botany Bay
Jones's Ale (1912)
Jones's Ale
Johnny Boland
Kelly's Byrne and Hart
Kelly Gang
King of the Shearers
The Kings of the Shed
Lachlan Tigers
Lambing Down
Lance Skuthorpe (1909)
The Language of the Shearer-man
Lazy Harry's
The Lay of the Colonial Experience Man (1887)
Lay of the Navvy
The Lay of the Settler
Lime Juice Tub
The Lonely Shepherd's Song
Look Out Below
Lousy Harry's [1900 Extract]
Maggie May
The Man From Jugiong (1909)
The Man From Merriwa (1928)
The Man Hunt
The Man With The Shears
Maryborough Miner
Mazlin's Mill
Men of Austral--Sons of Toil
The Merry Days Long Gone
The Monster Diamond [1872]
Moreton Bay
Moreton Bay 2
Murrumbidgee Shearer
Mustering Song
My Mate Bill (1893)
"Never Goes"
Nine Miles from Gundagai
The Numerella
Nursery Rhyme
Off To The Diggings (1867)
Old Bark Hut
Old Bullock Dray
Old Keg of Rum
Old Palmer Song
On Taromeo
On The Banks Of The Reedy Lagoon
On The Shores Of The Dardanelles (1915)
One of the Has-beens

One of "the Have Beens" [original words]
Our Heroes (1916)
Out Where The Shearer's Go (1898)
The Overlander [Original]
The Overlander
The Patriot's Lament
Plains of Emu
Poor Ned Kelly
Queensland Drover
The Rabbit Trapper (1917)
The Ramble-Eer (1905)
The Ranter Reedy River
Ring The Bell Chumies (1874)
Road to Omeo
Ryebuck Shearer
Review Of The Year
Salt Junk
Sandy Maranoa
Saturday Afternoon (1936)
Sergeant Small
Shade and Light (1901)
The Shearer
The Shearing Ananias (1907)
The Shearers' Ball
Shearers' Cook (1903)
Shearer's Dream
The Shearer's Lament (1917)
The Shearer's Song (1939)
The Shearing at Cuppacumbalong
Shearing at Castlereagh
Shearing in the Bar
Shearing Lambs
Shearing Long Ago 1924
The Shepherd's Lament
The Shepherd's Song (1888)
Shores of Botany Bay
The Snagger (1928)
The Song Of The Rollicking Rouseabout (1893)
The Song of the Shears
The Song of the Shingle-splitters
Song of the Strike (1874)
Song of the Wire
Spread the Truth
Springtime Brings on the Shearing
The Spud Digger
The Squatter's Defeat
Stand Together, Men, As Brothers
Station Cook
The Stockman (1894)
The Stockman (1895)
The Stockman (1907)
Stringybark Creek
Stirling O
Streets of Forbes
Struggle in the West
Success to the Union 1896
The Swaggy's Lament
The Swagman's Song
To The Victorian Shearer
Toilers Of the Nations
Tomahawking Fred
The Transport
Travelling Down the Castlereagh
Three and Six a Day (1889)
Tweed and Lismore
Union Boy
Valedictory Song
Van Dieman's Land
The Visions of a Night Watch
Wallaby Brigade
Wallaby Stew
Waltzing Matilda
The Wanderer Departed
The Waterwitch
Wee One
When Dad Comes Out Of Gaol
When The Cockie's Shearing's On
Where The Brumbies Come To Water (1895)
Which Way Out (1931)
Widgegoweera Joe
Wild Colonial Boy
Wild Colonial Boy 2
Wild Rover
With My Swag Upon My Shoulder
Women's No-Conscription Song
Woolshed Song (1923)
Wooyeo Ball
Wreck of the Dandenong
Wyndham Drovers


australian traditional songs . . . a selection by mark gregory