The Shores of Botany Bay

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"The Shores of Botany Bay", also known as "Botany Bay", is a traditional Irish song. The song's narrator is a bricklayer who emigrates from Ireland to Australia after being fired from his job on a ship.

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"The Shores of Botany Bay" has been recorded many times by a variety of artists, including:

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