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Tim Winton

'I am at the beach'

A series of excepts from Tim Winton's novel 'The Land's Edge'.

Tim Winton portrait story
Video: 2 minutes
Video transcript

1 . Tim Winton 2004 All Quentin Jones. © Quentin Jones/Copyright Agency, 2021.

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Sally Robinson

'Expect a polite refusal'

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Artist Sally Robinson describes her career and the creation of her portrait of Tim Winton.

Tracks in the sand

Magazine article by Dr Sarah Engledow, 2008

Dr Sarah Engledow discusses Quentin Jones's photograph of Australian author Tim Winton.

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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.

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