"Sorry mate, the weird hat and beard threw us. We thought you's was Lebanese..." 20 December, 2005.
Reference Number: DCDL-0000529
One of a gang of thugs wielding baseball bats and other weapons, apologises to Santa Claus whom he has just hit over the head. Santa Claus is seen leaning in a dazed fashion against his present-laden sleigh. One of the reindeer sporting a flag saying 'Cronulla' stands nearby. Refers to the racially-motivated violence against Lebanese in particular at the beach resort of Cronulla in Sydney in December, 2005.
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Thomas Scott, Santa Claus, The Dominion Post (Newspaper), Cronulla, Race relations - Australia, Violence, Sleighs, Riots and Christmas.
Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published from 27 July 2005 onwards in the Dominion Post. Includes a selection of digital cartoons from 2003-], Reference Number DC-Group-0025 (778 digitised items)
Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 150 dpi; RGB (24 bit); Pixel dimensions 2513 x 1790. Single art work
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