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Lake Condah Mission [picture]
Bib ID 6150760
Format PicturePicture
Description [Albert Park, Vic.] : Victoria Archaeological Survey, [1990-2000?] 
1 poster : col. ill. ; 76 x 60 cm. 
Summary

A colour poster featuring a photograph of a landscape of lichen covered rock and a large bare-branched eucalypt tree. Three smaller images are arranged along the foot of the poster, and show ancient volcanic crater, a woven eel trap, and a man surveying stone ruins along a waterway. Titles in yellow lettering across top of poster, and two paragraphs yellow text at foot.

Notes

Caption title.

"Aboriginal people probably witnessed the volcanic eruptions of Mt Eccles some 27,000 years ago. The lava flow advanced for more than 50 kilometeres, blcoking water courses and forming the Stony Rises, the bed of Lake Condah, and depressions which evolved into food-rich swamps..."

Subjects Victoria Archaeological Survey -- Posters.  |  Kerupmar (Australian people) -- History -- Posters.  |  Gunditjmara (Australian people) -- History -- Posters.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Victoria -- Antiquities -- Posters.  |  Historic sites -- Victoria -- Conservation and preservation -- Posters.  |  Posters, Australian.  |  Eccles, Mount (Vic.) -- History -- Posters.  |  Lake Condah Mission (Vic.) -- History -- Posters.  |  Condah, Lake (Vic.) -- Antiquities -- History -- Posters.  |  Australia -- Posters.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Victoria Archaeological Survey
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