Comic book made by Streetwize Comics

Made by Streetwize Comics Ltd in Australia, Oceania, 1997.

Founded in 1984, Streetwize Comics produces free educational comics for young people covering a wide range of issues. The comics communicate important messages in an easy-to-read format that young people can relate to, particularly disadvantaged youth. The comics, as well as other material including posters and educators’ notes, deal with topics such as health and safety, legal issues, racism, sexual harassment, domestic violence, homosexuality, housing, employment, gambling, drug and alcohol ab...


Comic book, 'Long odds!', paper, Streetwize Comics, Australia, 1997

Portrait-format comic book with a colour illustration of young people using poker machines on the cover. The comic book bears the title 'Long Odds!' in yellow and orange. The internal pages feature colour illustrations and discusses problem gambling.


276 mm
207 mm


The comic book was produced in December 1997 by Streetwize Comics Ltd with financial assistance provided by the NSW Government from the Casino Community Benefit Fund. The comic book was illustrated by Ross Carnsew and written by Eddie Greenaway.
Streetwize Comics Ltd 1997


Gift of Streetwize Comics Ltd, 2000
24 November, 2000

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