Anonymous Oceania


Anonymous Oceania Poems

1. The Wild Colonial Boy 1/1/2004
2. The Old Bark Hut 1/1/2004
3. The Fine Fat Saucy Chinaman 1/1/2004
4. Jim Jones 1/1/2004
5. Ned Kelly was a Gentleman 1/1/2004
6. The Little Worn Out Pony 1/1/2004
7. Frank Gardiner 1/1/2004
8. Holy Dan 1/1/2004
9. How the Sailor rode the Brumby 1/1/2004
10. A West Country Ballad 1/1/2004
11. The Kelly Gang 1/1/2004
12. The Only Land For Me (A currency Lad) 1/1/2004
13. Bold Jack Donahoe (1) 1/1/2004
14. The Port Phillip Patriot 1/1/2004
15. A Day's Ride 1/1/2004
16. The Convicts Rum Song 1/1/2004
17. Keep White the Strain 1/1/2004
18. The Ballad of Ben Hall's Gang 1/1/2004
19. Bold Jack Donahoe (2) 1/1/2004
20. The Chinaman 1/1/2004

Jim Jones

O, listen for a moment lads, and hear me tell my tale-
how o'er the sea from England's shore I was compelled to sail.
The jury said, "He's guilty Sir," and says the judge, says he-
"For life Jim Jones, I'm sending you across the stormy sea;
and take my tip before you ship to join the iron-gang.
don't be too gay at Botany Bay, or else you'll surely hang-
Or else you'll hang" he says, says he- "and after that Jim Jones,
high up upon the gallows-tree the crows will pick your bones-

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