Acknowledgments

Thank you to the people listed below who have kindly helped, encouraged or inspired me throughout this project.

 

Terry Fewtrell and Suzette Searle
Wattle Day Association Inc.

Phillip Kodela, Botanist
Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney

Maria Hitchcock
A Celebration of Wattle

Steve Sangik Lee

Mia Daminato

Julie and Bill Matthews

Jenny Shears

Dominic Hofstede

Aboriginal Artists Agency Ltd.

 

    Photography credits

    Image 1
    Parliament House Canberra Dusk Panorama by
    JJ Harrison, used under CC BY-SA 2.0 / Flag added.

    Image 2
    European flag in Karlskrona 2011 by MPD01605, used under CC BY-SA 2.0 / Flag added.

    Image 3
    Golden Globes. Image courtesy of Gary Williams

    Image 4
    Golden Wattle (Acacia pycnantha).
    Image courtesy of Dr David Madsen

    Image 5
    M/S Expedition in Penola Strait, Antarctica by Liam Quinn, used under CC BY-SA 2.0 / Flag added.

    State and mainland territory flags (Images 6-14):

    Image 6
    Bondi Beach, Sydney. Daily Overview / Satellite. Image courtesy of Digital Globe.

    Image 7
    Mt Buffalo Horn sunset, Victoria by dutchy_42, used under CC BY-NC 2.0

    Image 8
    Coral Garden, Osprey Reef, Osprey Reef, Queensland by Richard Ling,
    used under CC BY-SA 2.0

    Image 9
    The Overland Track, Cradle Mountain, Tasmania.
    Image courtesy of Tasmanian Walking Company

    Image 10
    Sturt's Desert Pea, South Australia
    Image courtesy of Andrew Alderson

    Image 11
    Black Swan, Western Australia by Davis Kwan, used under CC BY-NC 2.0

    Image 12
    Kata Tjuta (the Olgas), Northern Territory by Maarten Danial, used under CC BY-ND 2.0

    Image 13
    Royal Bluebell, Australian Capital Territory by Ian Sutton used under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

    Image 14
    Atop of the Sydney Harbour Bridge.
    Image courtesy of Mark Seabury 

    Image 15
    32 Hundred Lighting at Sydney Harbour Bridge. Image courtesy of Vivid Sydney