Culgoa - Balonne: Oral History of Pat Cross

Title

Culgoa - Balonne: Oral History of Pat Cross

Description

An interview with Pat Cross.

Pat Cross and her husband, George, are the owners of the Mehi Station, a 16,000 acre property previously owned by George Hatfield. They have lived on the station since 1952 and in the interview Pat revisits her experiences of the lake with her children and views some old photos that shed some light on the history of the region. Pat also advises of the changes in the water quality in the Narran River, particularly after the introduction of cotton farming, and its impacts water flows.

Creator

Heather Goodall
Jodi Frawley
Hamish Sewell

Publisher

University of Technology, Sydney

Contributor

Murray-Darling Basin Authority
NSW Department of Primary Industries - NSW Fisheries

Rights

Copyright University of Technology, Sydney

Date

2010-10-12

Access Rights

Open access

License

Interviewer

Hamish Sewell

Interviewee

Pat Cross

Location

Mehi Station, NSW

Duration

00:22:18

Item Relations

This Item Is Part Of Item: Culgoa ‐ Balonne Rivers
This Item Was Created By Item: Prof. Heather Goodall
Item: Dr Jodi Frawley
This Item Has Provenance Information Item: State Library of New South Wales
Item: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Data Archive (ATSIDA)
This Item References The Subject Item: Common Yabbie
Item: Culgoa - Balonne: Images from interview with Pat Cross
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