Researcher talks with second participant, Bobby Kenny, about where crocodiles are found

Flint, Elwyn Henry Researcher talks with second participant, Bobby Kenny, about where crocodiles are found. (Elwyn Flint Collection, UQFL 173)

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Creator Flint, Elwyn Henry
Title Researcher talks with second participant, Bobby Kenny, about where crocodiles are found
Recording Date 1963-10-19
Place of Recording Laura Aboriginal Camp
Year available 2015
Contributor Elwyn Flint
Jerry Musgrave
Bobby Kenny
Sandy Gordon
Barney Dockerty
Series Elwyn Flint Collection, UQFL 173
Type audio/wav
Source Elwyn Flint Collection, UQFL 173, Box 56, Tape R272_R273, 1423.38sec to 1465.11sec.
Duration 41.73sec
Language eng
Rights Please contact the Fryer Library, The University of Queensland Library to inquire about this work.
License Creative Commons Attribution noncommercial no derivatives

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Subject Gugu Warra / Koko Warra
Genres Culture, stories, people
Abstract/Summary This collection comprises written documents and recordings collected by Elwyn Flint, mostly as part of his long term research project in the 1960s, known as the Queensland Speech Survey. The survey includes recordings of Indigenous Languages spoken by Aboriginal people all over the state and those spoken in the Torres Strait Islands. It remains the largest and broadest collection of languages spoken in Queensland in the 20th century.
Keyword Aboriginal Australians -- Languages
Queensland Speech Survey
English Language -- Dialects – Australia
Advisory Statement Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander material and information accessed on this site may be culturally sensitive for some individuals and communities. The University of Queensland has approval from traditional owners and/or descendants of the people who participated in Elwyn Flint’s Queensland Speech Survey in the 1960s.
Acknowledgements This project is supported by the Australian National Data Service (ANDS). ANDS is supported by the Australian Government through the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy Program.
Researcher: What's his name again?
Researcher: What's his name again?
Participant: (unclear) Kenny
Researcher: Bobby, they tell me down Bloomfield, when I was down (unclear), that they don't come in salt water, is that right?
Participant: Yeah.
Researcher: They swim down near the mouth, you know if there's crocs, is that right?
Participant: Yeah, yeah, yeah.
Researcher: Do they ever come up? They don't ever come up the Bloomfield or anything?
Participant: No.
Researcher: And where do you find them? Are there any falls here?
Researcher: Any waterfalls?
Participant: No only on...
Participant: On head a Daintree.
Researcher: Head a Daintree, is it?
Participant: Yeah.
Researcher: Daintree, and is it, Daintree is what direction from here, north,
Participant: Over there.
Researcher: Oh.
Participant: Like Chinaman.
Researcher: I see, how many miles away would Daintree be, from here?
Participant: (unclear)
Researcher: (unclear)
Identifier Group 273

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