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Come hunt for poems in the wondrous Far North Queensland of Australia; full of ancient creatures, trees and dreams; this book inspires.
Come hunt for poems in the wondrous Far North Queensland of Australia; full of ancient creatures, trees and dreams; this book inspires.
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    A TOKEN

    If you want to give us a small token you sure can.

    We will honour you with a blog roll mention for any amount up to $10, our undying gratitude and a warm invitation to drop by the online launch.

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    THE PDF

    pdf of the book
    Signed postcard with a personal note from June and Helene.
    Your name on the Magic Fish Dreaming Blog honour roll and our eternal gratitude

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    THE BOOK

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    THE BOOK
    1 signed copy of book

    Just for clarity all backers who pledge $25 or above will receive the physical book there was supposed to be a plus sign for the pdf in this reward (apologies about that).

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    THE BOOK + Calico Bag

    1 signed copy of book
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    calico bag

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    CUSTOM REWARD

    2 signed copies of the physical book

    We've had a number of people request two copies of the book, so now we have that option.

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    CUSTOM REWARD

    SPECIAL FOR LAST WEEK

    2 signed copies of the physical book
    plus 2 calico bags

    We've had a number of people request two copies of the book, so now we have that option.

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    CREATURE 1 SET

    1 plushy native animal toy - kookaburra

    [please note in case it is not clear all rewards above $25 include the printed book]

    + earlier rewards

    (more will be made available on request)

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    LAST HOURS SPECIAL - Mini Education Kit

    1 plushy native animal toy
    1 Tasmanian Tiger Toy
    1 printed book signed by author and illustrator
    1 calico bag
    1 pdf of educational activities, or printed copy if preferred
    Stickers

    (more will be made available on request)

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    Pledge AU$ 85 or more About $58

    CREATURE 2 SET

    1 additional plushy native animal toy, platypus

    Pass to Magic Fish Dreaming film online

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    Pledge AU$ 110 or more About $75

    CARDS
    5 Greeting cards (3-4 designs)
    envelopes

    & A pdf of over 25 activities related to the content of the book and notes on the poems, great for parents, grandparents and teachers.

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    CREATURE 3 SET (Surprise)

    1 additional plushy native animal toy *selected from surprise - this one may vary depending on what is available, but will be cute! You can let us know your preference though.

    + earlier rewards

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    CUSTOM MADE REWARD 3 BOOKS
    (not related to any other rewards)

    3 physical books (signed)
    1 platypus
    1 kookaburra
    1 koala

    Pass to the Magic Fish Dreaming film online

    (if you want this reward just message us and will will add your country's postage)

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    Pledge AU$ 150 or more About $102

    EDUCATION REWARD 1 [ please note this is a different thread from other rewards]

    2 signed copies of the book
    30 minute skype with June

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    1 plushy toy
    3 a2 (420x 594mm) classroom posters,
    how to hunt for poem, special place to write a poem, listen to the fish
    5+ Black line masters, poetry activities
    Special activities for the take home soft toys
    PDF of 25 activities related to the book
    Hunting for a poem workbook, master to print from (word)
    Reward stickers
    Master to make up own poetry hunter journals (word, pdf)

    [excludes all other rewards]

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    CUSTOM MADE REWARD 2 (not related to any other rewards).

    4 books
    4 calico bags
    1 platypus
    1 kookaburra
    1 tree kangaroo
    1 koala

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    Pledge AU$ 260 or more About $177

    POETRY HUNTER
    1 Tasmanian tiger and one Tawny owl
    Poetry hunter notebook, hand saddle stitched
    Poetry hunter activities booklet and generator (laminated portable a4 wipeboard)
    Poetry hunter 2 signed photographs by June Perkins a3 size ,
    How to be a poetry hunter poster a2 420x 594mm
    Skype with June to mentor your poetry, 30 minutes
    5 medium sized stickers, mixture of designs

    +earlier rewards [excluding educational rewards these are a different stream]

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    Pledge AU$ 350 or more About $238

    TOTEM BIRD OF PARADISE REWARD

    + LARGE SCARF Bird of Paradise - Hand painted mother and brother, tribal totem
    Small scarf bird of paradise
    hand painted by Gerard Family
    June's totem.
    [plus earlier rewards, but excluding educational]

    Only 5 ever on offer.

    A thank you in the book!

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    Pledge AU$ 450 or more About $306

    LIMITED PRINT OF ART WORK FROM THE BOOK

    (not featured on the posters but in that style)
    a3 print size (297 X 420mm) on satin paper

    Magic Fish Dreaming Print ( 3 only! see level up as offered together with Cassowary and everything)

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    EDUCATION REWARD 2

    Everything from education rewards one

    +1 additional plushy toy

    +Instead of skype -1/2 day visit (3 hour VISIT) from Helene and June to your school or organisation

    +Some materials for the poetry installation

    +Thank you in the book

    Both June and Helene have experience working with students to unlock their creativity in poetry and illustration and promise a very special day of activities about the process of creating, with some interesting outcomes for the teacher or facilitator to follow up

    See June's Ripple Project.

    Delivery Date during end of 2016 or any time during early 2017

    Thank you in the book

    Some of the reward can be hand delivered with workshop.

    [We may be able to offer more of these, so please contact us if interested.]

    *This excludes rewards that are not from the education kit

    *You must provide additional transport, accommodation, costs if beyond 50km cbd of Brisbane

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    CASSOWARY
    Cassowary - made by Danielle Wilson

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    Pledge AU$ 650 or more About $441

    'FOR OUR CHILDREN' Print - Helene Magisson
    also with signed Peace poem, June Perkins

    (only 3 available in all - another one available in the 'Everything' reward above.)

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    Pledge AU$ 950 or more About $645

    EDUCATION REWARD 3

    Everything at educational 2 level

    +Cassowary Toy offered at this level additional to the two earlier plushies)

    And instead of half day - a FULL DAY VISIT - (6 hours) from June and Helene to your school or organisation

    +Thank you in the book

    +Some materials for mini poetry installation

    Best work opportunity to feature on Magic Fish Dreaming blog

    See June's Ripple Project.

    Delivery of workshop- early 2017
    Book can be sent 2016

    Both June and Helene have experience working with students to unlock their creativity in poetry and illustration and promise a very special day of activities about the process of creating, with some interesting outcomes for the teacher or facilitator to follow up.

    [We can hand deliver some of the rewards when visiting your organisation but you would probably like to receive the two books earlier so they are allowed for with postage here.]

    *This excludes rewards that are not from the education kit.

    *You must provide additional transport, accommodation, costs if beyond 50km cbd of Brisbane

    [Most of reward hand delivered with workshop]

    Books to be sent Oct/Nov2016

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    Pledge AU$ 1,600 or more About $1,085

    EVERYTHING (except the special project)

    Educational Reward 3 (check terms and conditions)
    Creature 1-3
    Book
    PDF of book
    1 bird of paradise scarf
    Cassowary
    Special art work print from the book
    'For Our children 'print
    Thank you in the book

    Workshop in this delivered May/ March 2017

    [Strictly only one with the lot available]

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    Pledge AU$ 2,200 or more About $1,492

    SPECIAL PROJECT (Skype and email)

    15 hours combination of Email and skype
    Installing of poetry on line - instructions for physical installation provided to teacher if they wish to do this too.

    2 Signed books
    3 plushies (one small enough for calico bag and one to be Cassowary hand crafted)
    Special notebook for calico bag and toy activity
    Calico Bag
    Blackline masters
    PDF of Poetry activities related to the book
    3 educational Posters
    Additional Feedback for up to 4 talented students, art, poetry, or art and poetry combined (4 hours critique)
    Master for the poetry hunter notebook
    Master of poetry activity book related to the book

    Books to be sent Oct/Nov2016

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    Pledge AU$ 4,500 or more About $3,051

    SPECIAL PROJECT (In person)

    40 hours, in person, email and skype (delivered over 5-6 weeks by Helene Magission and June Perkins)

    2 Signed books
    3 plushies (one small enough for calico bag and one to be Cassowary hand crafted)
    Special notebook for calico bag and toy activity
    Calico Bag
    Physical Installation of poetry (time and materials- school can donate some materials as well but we will source some stuff)
    Opportunity for poems but only if of publishable standard to be on the Magic Fish dreaming blog
    Blackline masters
    PDF of Poetry activities related to the book
    3 educational Posters
    Additional Feedback for up to 4 talented students, art, poetry, or art and poetry combined (critique 4 hours)
    Master for the poetry hunter notebook (licence for reprints in school)
    Master of poetry activity book related to the book (licence for reprints in school)
    Compilation of participants poems/art (for school to print)

    Special condition: Travel costs if 50 km beyond CBD of Brisbane.

    most of reward delivered with workshop.

    Books to be sent Oct/Nov2016

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    CUSTOM MADE REWARD 1 (not related to any of the other rewards)

    Tree Kangaroo
    Koala
    Platypus

    1 Book
    Calico Bag

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    SPECIAL LAST HOURS PACKAGE

    Kookaburra
    Platypus
    Cassowary
    Koala
    Mini plushy - Tasmanian Tiger
    2 books
    1 calico bag
    Set of Cards by Helene
    2 a4 photoprints of landscape of FNQ by June Perkins
    A thank you in the book

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    Pledge AU$ 350 or more About $238

    TOTEM BIRD OF PARADISE REWARD

    + LARGE SCARF Bird of Paradise - Hand painted mother and brother, tribal totem
    Small scarf bird of paradise
    hand painted by Gerard Family
    June's totem.
    [plus earlier rewards, but excluding educational]

    Only 5 ever on offer.

    A thank you in the book!

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