Rio Grande's Last Race, and Other Verses


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This is a collection of poems by Australian poet Banjo Paterson. This collection contains some of Paterson's most famous poems, such as Rio Grande's Last Race, and poems featuring Saltbush Bill. - Summary by Carolin (2 hr 44 min)

Chapters

Rio Grande's Last Race 4:49 Read by Erin Grassie
By the Grey Gulf-water 2:38 Read by Zechariah Raman
With the Cattle 5:41 Read by Algy Pug
Mulga Bill's Bicycle 4:04 Read by Steve C
The Pearl Diver 5:05 Read by Algy Pug
The City of Dreadful Thirst 4:20 Read by Algy Pug
Saltbush Bill's Gamecock 6:12 Read by Algy Pug
Hay and Hell and Booligal 2:38 Read by TJ Burns
A Walgett Episode 3:17 Read by Son of the Exiles
Father Riley's Horse 6:52 Read by Phil Schempf
The Scotch Engineer 3:10 Read by Erin Grassie
Song of the Future 8:26 Read by Diana Schmidt
Anthony Considine 2:20 Read by Pris Chan
Song of the Artesian Water 3:58 Read by Erin Grassie
A Disqualified Jockey's Story 5:15 Read by Algy Pug
The Road to Gundagai 2:08 Read by Steve C
Saltbush Bill's Second Fight 8:27 Read by Erin Grassie
Hard Luck 1:31 Read by Erin Grassie
Song of the Federation 2:58 Read by Algy Pug
The Old Australian Ways 3:39 Read by TJ Burns
The Ballad of the 'Calliope' 4:49 Read by Erin Grassie
Do They Know 1:11 Read by Larry Wilson
The Passing of Gundagai 4:08 Read by Kim Gibbs
The Wargeilah Handicap 7:47 Read by TJ Burns
Any Other Time 2:06 Read by brianna
The Last Trump 2:05 Read by TJ Burns
Tar and Feathers 2:02 Read by Preston
It's Grand 1:57 Read by Preston
Out of Sight 1:35 Read by Preston
The Road to Old Man's Town 1:05 Read by Larry Wilson
The Old Timer's Steeplechase 6:53 Read by Algy Pug
In the Stable 7:02 Read by Algy Pug
'He Giveth His Beloved Sleep' 1:18 Read by Larry Wilson
Driver Smith 4:37 Read by Michael Fassio
There's Another Blessed Horse Fell Down 1:36 Read by Michael Fassio
On the Trek 1:59 Read by Michael Fassio
The Last Parade 2:14 Read by Foon
With French to Kimberley 4:23 Read by Foon
Johnny Boer 2:29 Read by Foon
What Have the Cavalry Done 2:15 Read by Jude
Right in the Front of the Army 1:44 Read by Foon
That V.C. 2:04 Read by Erin Grassie
Fed Up 2:17 Read by Foon
Jock! 1:52 Read by Algy Pug
Santa Claus 1:56 Read by Larry Wilson
The First Surveyor 3:42 Read by Foon