HISTORY TALKING: Oral history group recalls hare-raising experiences

By Helen McAnulty
Updated September 15 2014 - 7:33am, first published 3:30am
Run, rabbit, run … cornered rabbits on a property near Warren, NSW, during a plague in 1949. Photo: FJ Halmarick
Run, rabbit, run … cornered rabbits on a property near Warren, NSW, during a plague in 1949. Photo: FJ Halmarick

“THE introduction of a few rabbits could do little harm and might provide a touch of home, in addition to a spot of hunting,” said Thomas Austin, rather grandly, in 1859.

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