Publication details

Jack and Dunedoo are dogs with a special job. They look after the sheep at Tocal. Understanding how important their job is didn’t come naturally to Jack. But with a great role model like Dunedoo he soon worked it out!

About this series

Jack and Dunedoo is one of a series of stories aimed at developing agricultural understanding in young students, as well as an appreciation of the work involved in producing food and fibre on Australian farms. The other titles in this growing series are Bosley and Bruce, Charlotte, FredaSunny and Ruby, and Beatrice.

Check out the activities designed to go along with these stories, created by the NSW Department of Primary Industries Schools program! They will help you get the most benefit out of the stories. Find them at These books and related educational activities were shortlisted in the 2020 Educational Publishing Awards Australia.

Title          Jack and Dunedoo       
Authors          Jo Hathway and Jess Green         
Pages          20         
ISBN          978-1-76058-433-7         
Catalogue number          B987         
Year published          2021         
Publisher          NSW Department of Primary Industries         
Price          $10.00AUD (inc GST)