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Digital Photograph - Green Growth after Fire, Black Saturday Bushfires Aftermath, Rosewhite, Victoria, 5 Jul 2009 Reg. No: MM 132035
- Digital photograph of green re-growth 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:
- After autumn rain the green Rosewhite Valley can be seen in the background.
'The fire burnt very hotly on the top of the hill and many of the trees did not recover.' - Robin McDonald [Happy Valley resident, 19 Audust 2010].
- Source: Museum Victoria; Photographer: Robin McDonald
|Tagged with:||animal husbandry, agricultural equipment, agriculture, bushfires, emergency services, trees, natural disasters, black saturday bushfires 2009, bushfire prevention, bushfire awareness, rural conditions, grass family poaceae or gramineae|
|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|
|Place & Date Depicted:||Rosewhite, Victoria, Australia, February 2009|
|Photographer:||Ms Robin McDonald, 5 Jul 2009|