Sending Gibson off to look for help, Giles was soon reduced to crawling, his skin a mass of sores from the spinifex
thorns and his head light from hunger and thirst.
They range from daisies whose seeds lie dormant for years before germinating in winter rains, yet holding some seed back for decades as an insurance policy; to multiple lizard species that share resources in a single spinifex
clump by foraging at different times of the day; to nomadic humans that build strong community ties, yet move readily when the going gets tough; and the adaptability of desert businesses and agricultural enterprises.
They describe the topography of anthills, mountain ranges, tumbling tracts of spinifex
and rocky protuberances that spring from the red desert soil.
Running barefoot through the sharp spinifex
grass, Byron is the last to make a kill, crash-tackling his victim on the ground.
Site Location/environment W3-03 On flat featureless rhyolite plain, spinifex
, gasses, east of existing HI rail line, artefact scatter focused around small gilgais W3-04 On flat featureless rhyolite plain, spinifex
North Melbourne: Spinifex
Press (by arrangement with Zed Books), 2009, 144 pp.
Pluto Press, London, New York; and Spinifex
Press, North Melbourne, pp.
She is also a novelist, aerialist, and Publisher at Spinifex
(2.) de Ishtar, Zohl, 1994, Daughters of the Pacific, Spinifex
Holding Yawulyu: White Culture and Black Women's Law, Zohl de Ishtar, Spinifex
Currently undervalued--in my opinion--are works from the Spinifex
People of western Australia; the bark-painting community at Maningrida; and Ngukurr, where the justified fame of Ginger Riley has rather eclipsed other artists, such as Sambo Burra Burra, Amy Johnson and Gertie Huddleston (Fig.
This entry is also one of several candidates that would have benefited from an illustration, along with Spinifex
and the routes of some of the major expeditions.