Ernie Dances to the Didgeridoo

By Alison Lester

Book :
Ernie Dances to the Didgeridoo
Author/Illustrator :
Alison Lester
Publisher :
Hachette Australia
Suitable :
PP - Year 3

The sixth title of Alison Lester’s acclaimed Clive Eats Alligators series, takes us on a special journey to Arnhem Land. Through the letters written to his friends, Ernie shares a year in the life of this unique community. This engaging story, written and illustrated by the talented Alison Lester, will captivate and intrigue students as they follow Ernie’s story, and learn about the seasons and life in Northern Australia.


Additional links to the Western Australian Curriculum

Literature Strand, in particular Responding to Literature; Literacy; Language; Visual Arts; Humanities and Social Sciences; Intercultural Understanding; Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Culture; Critical and Creative Thinking.