What Goose is that?

To: Martin Butterfield <>, Con Boekel <>
Subject: What Goose is that?
From: John Harris <>
Date: Mon, 18 Feb 2019 07:56:40 +0000

My convict namesake, John Harris, after a period as a ticket-of-leave labourer on the south coast, took up land in Molongolo after his sentence expired, some time in the 1850s I believe.

He had been convicted and transported for the crime of stealing geese.







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Date: Monday, 18 February 2019 at 6:33 pm
To: Con Boekel <>
Cc: chatline <>
Subject: Re: [canberrabirds] What Goose is that?


Edibilis yummi.




On Mon, 18 Feb 2019 at 16:03, Con Boekel <> wrote:

I stopped by the Goose flock in the Molongolo Reach this morning. Does
anyone know what species they are?



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