But where is the green sheep? Old maps put the art in cartography – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Finally, a map telling ovinaphobic Australians where they could be free from sheep.(Supplied: NLA Maps Collection)

Artist Judy Horacek, who illustrated Mem Fox’s children’s classic Where is the Green Sheep?, approved of the idea

The national library’s Trove digital service has been highlighting quirky old maps of the continent, starting with a 1920s graphic dividing the country up into the sheep haves and have-nots.

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