Princess K'Gari's Fraser Island: A History of Fraser Island

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Fred Williams, 2002 - Aboriginal Australians - 180 pages
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A history of European contact with and settlement on Fraser Island (K'gari), including first-hand accounts of European settlement; impact of settlement on the Ngulungbara, Batjala and Dulingbara people and their culture; Eliza Fraser incident; shipwrecks; missions at White Cliffs and Bogimbah; relations with pastoralists and timber getters; management of the Island's dingoes.
 

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Contents

Before the fall
1
Affluent subsistence
11
Enter the serpent
19
A serious quarrel with truth
31
Paradise lost
49
The serpent invades Eden
65
The newcomers
77
Mighty renewable timber resource
91
The MohaMoha Monster
141
As time goes by in the sweet by and bye
157
The forgotten heroes
185
Appendix
203
Index
232
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