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Please note change of contact details:

The Understanding Maths books are now published by Five Senses Education Pty Limited.

Trade enquiries:  [email protected]

To purchase copies, you can order through this website, or contact your local supplier.

About Understanding Maths books

The Understanding Maths series have been written and developed by very experienced and qualified Australian teachers. This extremely “user friendly” range of books has been especially designed to enhance understanding, confidence, enjoyment and results for students in Primary Schools and High Schools throughout all states of Australia. The Understanding Maths series has a well established reputation and sell around 30,000 copies to students, parents, teachers and schools around Australia and beyond.

Our books are available and well known in over 200 bookshops throughout the country (educational suppliers, Dymocks, Angus & Robertson, Collins and most major independent bookshops), but we also supply directly to parents, home schoolers, teachers, schools and coaching colleges and libraries. 

On this website

This site provides detailed information about the contents of each book in the Understanding Maths series, as well as information on some of our other popular publications.

In addition, you can place an order online, where we can guarantee that you will receive your book(s) within one week.

The following 3 sections contain an important summarised overview of the features and benefits of our three different sets of publications. You can also use the links below, and in the left-hand panel, to place an order or find out more about our company and products.

Understanding Maths series Important Facts & Formulas series Scholarship Book for Years 5 & 6
  • Home - this page.
  • Our philosophy - an overview of our goals and philosophy.
  • Setting exams - how school teachers usually set exams.

  • Understanding Maths - see an overview of the Understanding Maths series of books and order online.
  • Facts and Formulas - see an overview of the Important Facts and Formulas series of books and order online.
  • Scholarship Book - see an overview of Year 5 and 6 Scholarship Tests for Selective and Independent Schoolsand order online.
  • About the authors - Information about each of the authors of the Understanding Maths series.

  • Availability in stores - availability in bookshops state by state, throughout Australia.

  • Contact us - how to contact us if you have any questions.