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Brookton farmer honoured

(1992) Brookton farmer honoured. The Countryman, 18 June 1992. p. 10 [Publication] [Special Collections]


Harry Whittington was recognised in the 1992 Queen's Birthday honours list, receiving an Order of Australia medal (OAM) for his contributions to Australian landcare. This article outlines some of Harry's key achievements, namely being a founding of member of WISALTS, instrumental in the formation of the Land Management Society in 1985 and the development of the Whittington interceptor bank. It names some of Harry's rural Western Australian peers who were also awarded OAMs.

This article contains an image of Harry Whittington.

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This article is part of the WISALTS (Whittington Interceptor Sustainable Agriculture Land Treatment Society Incorporated) Collection.

Item Type: Special Collections
Collection: WISALTS Collection
Copyright: ©1992 The Countryman
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/55324
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