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Book - Yambuk Lake Yambuk people : stories of Yambuk Lake and the catchments of Eumeralla and Shaw Rivers / compiled by Jodie Honan, with photographs by Peter Condon.

From the Collection of Port Fairy Historical Society Museum and Archives 30 Gipps Street Port Fairy 3284

Description
vi, 207 pages : colour illustrations, maps. ; 21 x 30 cm. Includes bibliographic references.
Object Registration
VPFH 09.2B.078
Keywords
baxter, annie maria, 1816-1905., water quality management -- victoria -- yambuk lake., settlement and contacts - settlers., animals - fish - eels., gunditjmara /​ gurndidy /​ dhaurwurd-wurrung people (s20) (vic sj54-11), yambuk (vic.) -- social conditions., yambuk (vic.) -- history., yambuk lake (vic.), yambuk (w vic sj54-11), deen maar /​ lady julia percy island (w vic sj54-11), eumeralla (w vic sj54-11), peek wurrung people
Significance
This title explores the complex relationships between the people and the place of Yambuk; the value of local knowledge and tells the stories of the Yambuk Lake, wetlands, rivers and catchment. Historic records and photographs are combined with the recollections of more than 20 people who know the lake.
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22 Jun 2020 at 11:40AM