Bruce Pascoe – 'cartwheels turned up tubers'

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E.M. Curr noticed that his cartwheels turned up tubers. As he brought the first vehicle into the plains south of the Echuca, his cartwheels turned up bushels of tubers. Once again, some of Australia’s best soils were almost bereft of trees. The plains having been horticulturally altered to provide permanent harvests of tubers.” – Bruce Pascoe (he means Edward Curr).

An interview with Bruce Pascoe, author of the book Dark Emu, which has shed new light on aboriginal history pre-colonisation.

Andy interviews Bruce Pascoe, author of Dark Emu

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