This is country!

Gayle Kennedy Illustrated by Ross Carnsew

Mum is working in a community out bush for a year. When Jax and Avannah visit her during the school holidays, they go on a camping trip—and are shown inside some very special caves.

 “Wow! Wow! And double wow!”
“The paintings you saw inside the cave show
women’s business—women’s Dreaming ...”
“Too deadly!”

Text type: This is country! is a narrative text in graphic novel form.


  • Importance of family heritage
  • Knowing the links between your family and your country
  • Being open to new experiences


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