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Digital Photograph - Burnt Paddocks, Black Saturday Bushfires, Rosewhite, Victoria, 9 Feb 2009 Reg. No: MM 132009
- Digital photograph of burnt paddocks taken by Robin McDonald at her beef property at Rosewhite, in Happy Valley, north east Victoria in February-July 2009.
Robin and her husband David, have been farming on this property since 1963, and were directly affected by the 2009 February bushfires which started in the early hours of Sunday 8th February 2009.
This photograph is part of the Victorian Bushfires Collection and is supported by an oral and video interview undertaken with Robin and David McDonald.
- Colour digital photograph
- Description Of Content:
- Looking west across the burnt paddocks of the McDonald family property. The original gate was not damaged and was used again.
- Source: Museum Victoria; Photographer: Robin McDonald
|Tagged with:||animal husbandry, agricultural equipment, agriculture, bushfires, emergency services, natural disasters, black saturday bushfires 2009, cattle yards, bushfire prevention, bushfire awareness, rural conditions|
|Themes this item is part of:||Sustainable Futures Collection, Victorian Bushfires Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection, McDonald Bushfire Image Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Natural Disasters|
|Format:||Digital Photograph: Colour|
|Photographer:||Ms Robin McDonald|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Rosewhite, Victoria, Australia, 9 Feb 2009|