William Henry Ogilvie

(21 August 1869 – 30 January 1963 / Kelso, Scotland)

William Henry Ogilvie Poems

1. The Bush, My Lover 1/1/2004
2. My Hat! 1/1/2004
3. Drought 1/1/2004
4. The Men of the Open Spaces 4/7/2010
5. From the Gulf 1/1/2004
6. Foxhound Puppies 4/7/2010
7. His Gippsland Girl 1/1/2004
8. The Australian 1/1/2004
9. The Filling of the Swamps 1/1/2004
10. The Death of Ben Hall 4/7/2010
11. The Horse of your Heart 4/7/2010
12. The Last Muster 1/1/2004
13. Gone Away 4/7/2010
14. The True Sportsman 4/7/2010
15. As I wandered home 4/7/2010
16. A Little Bit of Garden 4/7/2010
17. A Gallop from the Train 4/7/2010
18. If I Were Old 4/7/2010
19. Our Heritage 4/7/2010
20. Canadians 4/7/2010

The Australian

The skies that arched his land were blue,

His bush-born winds were warm and sweet,

And yet from earliest hours he knew

The tides of victory and defeat;

From fierce floods thundering at his birth,

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