Upper Condamine: Images from interview with Dessie Obst


Upper Condamine: Images from interview with Dessie Obst


Historical images of Murray Cod and Yellowbelly from the Obst family. Dessie Obst has sixty years of experience fishing in the local area, and is a member of the Chinchilla and District Amateur Fishing and Restocking Club. In his oral history interview, Dessie recalls fond memories of his youth, fishing and camping with mates along the Condamine River.

Images were sourced by the Talking Fish project team from Dessie Obst on the day of his oral history interview.


Heather Goodall
Jodi Frawley
Hamish Sewell


University of Technology, Sydney


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


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Dessie Obst



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These images may only be reproduced or re-used with permission from Dessie Obst. Please contact State Library of NSW regarding collection ML OH 647/1-130.

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This Item Is Part Of Item: Upper Condamine River
This Item Was Created By Item: Prof. Heather Goodall
Item: Dr Jodi Frawley
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Item: Murray Cod
Item: Upper Condamine: Oral History of Dessie Obst
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