Classic Down Under Collection Deluxe (PC)

AUD $19.95

This download is for the classic end-of-life installable version and technical support is no longer available. PC only – not compatible with Apple macOS.

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Images specifically designed for Australian school needs!

The Down Under Collection Deluxe Deluxe is made by Australians for the Australian education community. Extensive consultation with teachers and curriculum experts has ensured that images are relevant and complement the curricula used in Australian schools. Over 1500 Australian images in full colour and black & white are sorted into 50 easy-to-use categories such as junior primary, science, transport and Australian wildlife, Australian culture and Australian history. It’s the standard educational image source for thousands of Australian schools and homes!

Clip Art Use

Clip art images are files which do not do anything by themselves but must be opened by or placed in a document by an application.

Image Size & Quality

Black & white (GIF file) images will print with crisp, clear detail up to A4 size (average image size is around 5 megapixels). Colour images are in JPEG and GIF file format and are optimised for screen and inkjet printers (average size 300,000 pixels).

Desktop Publishing & Printing

Use The Down Under Collection with software capable of importing images – desktop publishing software such as InDesign, Quark Xpress, ClarisWorks, Office, Photoshop, Print Artist or Publisher.

*Mulitmedia Presentations

Use The Down Under Collection with multimedia authoring software capable of importing images, such as PowerPoint, HyperStudio, Director or Authorware.

*Webpage design

Use The Down Under Collection with web authoring software such as Dreamweaver, Pagemill, GoLive, Visual Page or Splash.**Product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.


‘True Blue’ clip art for home and school! Assignments and presentations are often produced using the home computer and commonly address Australian topics. This clip art package thoroughly covers Australian themes. For an extensive and interesting collection of usable images, look no further!

Clip Art Categories

AdventureAlphabetAnimals – BirdsAnimals – ExoticAnimals – Insects/ArachnidsAnimals – InvertebratesAnimals – MammalsAnimals – MarineAnimals – Marine/ShellsAnimals – ReptilesArchitecture – AustralianArchitecture – WorldAustralian CultureAustralian ExplorationAustralian HistoryAustralian LandmarksAustralian MapsAustralian Services HistoryCaricaturesChildrens ActivitiesCircusCommunity ServicesDomestic ItemsEconomicsEnvironmental IssuesExtinct CreaturesFamous Australian WomenFood Frames and BordersGeometryGovernment and LawHorsesIndigenous CultureIndustrial AustraliaMapsMathsMusicNear NeighboursNumbersReligionRoyaltyRural AustraliaScenesScience EquipmentScience GeneralSigns and SymbolsSpaceSpecial OccasionsSport/RecreationStar BurstsStates and TerritoriesTechnology and CommunicationTransportVegetationWeather

Contributing Artists

Trisha Moore

Trisha has a Bachelor of Design with Honours from the University of Technology, Sydney. She has also studied at St. Martins Central School of Art and Design, London. Her majors have been in fashion and textile design and she has welcomed this opportunity to use her skills in the medium of pen and ink.

Noel Hill

Noel is a professional caricature artist with many years experience in illustrating magazines, educational materials, advertisements and the production of personalised caricatures. His deftness of hand with pen, brush and ink and his keen sense of humour have contributed much to the whole collection.

Ellise Lancaster

Ellise has a Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design from Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga. She has welcomed and thoroughly enjoyed this opportunity to use pen and ink. Her previous background has been a diverse experience with layout design, photography and corporate image promotion.

Meshell Oram

Meshell has an Associate Diploma in Graphic Design. Previously she has qualified in Visual Arts and worked for a number of years as a textile designer.

Peter Oram

Peter trained as a lithographic artist and then went into industrial design, studied colour psychology then entered Moore College where he trained for the Anglican ministry. After Moore College Peter produced artwork that travelled round the world for Gospel recordings and Paul White Productions. For the past 20 years he has worked as a counsellor in adolescent, family, drug and alcohol rehabilitation.

Hugh Stuart-Killick

Hugh has been a professional cartoonist and technical illustrator for many years. His work has appeared in leading newspapers and magazines.


For Teaching

Enhance class worksheets with images that complement teaching text. Many students respond best visually and will be positively impacted by the inclusion of pictures in handouts. Thorough preparation that includes ‘down under’ pics will produce a complete lesson.

This extensive clip art collection will help illustrate and enliven a wide variety of educational tasks such as assignments, reports, homework sheets, school newsletters and multimedia creations. Images are also suitable for greeting cards, invitations and other home publishing projects.


Relevant images meet the demand for Aussie images in Australian education. The Down Under Collection covers a broad spectrum of over 50 categories – just about every conceivable topic! Here are a few samples:

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Animals (Birds) Australian Culture Australian Exploration
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Australian History Economics Indigenous Culture
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Music Rural Australia Space
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States & Territories Technology and Communication Transport
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Key Features

      • Over 1500 all Australian images
      • Full colour and black & white
      • 50 easy-to-use categories
      • Designed to complement topics taught in Australian schools
      • Simply use in any word processor, presentation, multimedia, web authoring or desktop publishing software
      • Perfect for laser and inkjet printers
      • An extensive image resource library for home & school
      • Useful for school projects, personal websites, greeting cards, party invitations, colouring-in, newsletters, posters, school websites, blackline masters… and whatever else your imagination can dream up!

      System Requirements


      Windows 95 or later (including XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10)

      Other Requirements

      Images are supplied in JPEG (B&W and color) and GIF (B&W) formats for use with all compatible desktop publishing, multimedia, word processing or web authoring application.

    • Windows XP SP2, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10