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Peter Bate and Helen Bate interviewed by Rob Willis in the Rob and Olya Willis folklore collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 4515843
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Bate, Peter, 1948-, Interviewee
 
Online Access
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 2008 
3 sound files (ca. 109 min.) 
Series

Rob and Olya Willis folklore collection

Summary

Folkloric recording. Peter Bate speaks his profession as a meteorologist; his life in music; Christmas Day, 1974 and Cyclone Tracy; the days leading up to, and the event from the meteorologists perspective; surviving the cyclone with wife Helen; folk festivals in the Northern Territory. Helen Bate discusses her life and career in pharmacy.

Notes

Recorded with Olya Willis.

Recorded on November 4, 2008 at Darwin, N.T.

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary (5 p.) 
Subjects Bate, Peter, 1948- -- Interviews.  |  Bate, Helen, 1947- -- Interviews.  |  Meteorologists -- Northern Territory -- Interviews.  |  Pharmacists -- Northern Territory -- Interviews.  |  Cyclone Tracy, 1974 -- Personal narratives  |  Cyclones -- Northern Territory -- Darwin.  |  Folk festivals -- Northern Territory.  |  Darwin (N.T.) -- Cyclone, 1974.
Occupation Meteorologists.  |  Pharmacists.
Other authors/contributors Bate, Helen, 1947-, Interviewee  |  Willis, Rob, 1944-, Interviewer

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