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Gerhard Napfauf works to repair the compressor on the stern of his abalone fishing boat outside his home at Mallacoota, Victoria 19 March 1975 / Australian Information Service photographs by Terry Rowe
Bib ID 7334700
Format PicturePicture [still image, sheet]
Author
Rowe, Terry, photographer
 
Description 1975 
1 photograph : black and white ; 16.8 x 21.5 cm 
Summary

Munich man dives for abalone in Australia. Gerhard Napfauf, of ... West Germany, is an abalone diver operating from the tiny holiday township of Mallacoota, 547 km east of Melbourne in the Australian State of Victoria. He has been diving professionally for abalone at Mallacoota since 1971. When the weather is calm, he goes out to sea in his 5.8m launch and dives to 24m for the shellfish. Australian Information Service photograph by Terry Rowe P75/205 9/3/75/15 Personalities-N"--Printed on reverse.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer.

Part of the Australian Information Service collection.

Subjects Napfauf, Gerhard -- Portraits.  |  Fishers -- Australia -- Portraits.  |  Abalone industry -- Australia -- Photographs.  |  Scuba divers -- Australia -- Portraits.
Other authors/contributors Australian Information Service, issuing body
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