Goulburn: Oral History of Seymour Anglers

Title

Goulburn: Oral History of Seymour Anglers

Description

Jim Hanley, Don Collihole, Geoff Vernon and Keith Jones are fishers in the local area of Seymour in Victoria. While Geoff is associated with the Seymour Anglers, the others also enjoy fishing and they have all been doing so for more than 20-30 years, along with hunting that they believe complements the sport of fishing.

The interview goes into depth about the types of fish that were present in the past, the increasing turbidity of the Murray River, fishing and the techniques and bait used, the interesting and opportunistic diets of the Murray Cod, and the changing views of fishers from those of over-fishing to current attitudes of conservation in light of the changing laws.

Mentioned:

Bardi grubs, 'trout', platypus, turtles, cockatoos, rats, mice.

Creator

Heather Goodall
Jodi Frawley

Publisher

University of Technology, Sydney

Contributor

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

Rights

Copyright University of Technology, Sydney

Rights Holder

Re-use: The Seymour Anglers

Date

2010-10-26

Access Rights

Permission to reuse this data may be sought from the Rights Holders, by contacting data-librarian@uts.edu.au.

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Unmediated registration for reuse. Interviewee's consent condition: Future researchers must request permission for use of this material from the Seymour Anglers.

Interviewer

Jodi Frawley

Interviewee

Jim Hanley
Don Collihole
Geoff Vernon
Keith Jones

Location

Seymour, Victoria, Australia

Duration

Part 1 00:22:38
Part 2 00:11:19
Part 3 00:22:02

Item Relations

This Item Is Part Of Item: Goulburn River, Victoria
This Item Was Created By Item: Prof. Heather Goodall
Item: Dr Jodi Frawley
This Item Has Provenance Information Item: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Data Archive (ATSIDA)
Item: State Library of New South Wales
This Item References The Subject Item: Murray Cod
Item: Macquarie Perch
Item: Goulburn: Images from interview with Seymour Anglers
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