Series 17 - Snowy Mountains


Date Range1947 - 1983
Quantity14 cm, 20 items
ProvenanceDewar Wilson Goode
Description

Information on the Snowy Mountains and the Snowy Mountains Authority (SMA) is contained in this file. The work of groups such as the Federal Land Use Committee of the APPU, the Soil Conservation Authority and the National Parks Authority is evident in efforts to preserve the alpine region and its resources. Correspondence, newspaper clippings, minutes, reports, articles, notes, pamhlets and maps.
Section 1 - Subject Files: Catchment area protection; Diversion of the Snowy River; Federal Land Committee; Hydro vs Atomic Power; Soil Conservation Authority; National Water Policy and Alpine Preservation; Repairing and protecting the snowy region; conservation and the snowfilelds; National Park Service for Victoria; economics.
Section 2 - Chronological Files: 1961-1983; maps and pamphlets of the hydro-electric project.


Inventory Listing

GOOD00537 Early Correspondence re Catchment Area Protection

Letters from: George Wilson at The Sun, re changes in Snowy River Scheme plans; R. Mountain, Chief Inspector. Letters to: John Mansfield. Correspondence: C. E. Isaac, Ernest Jackson, 'Save the Forests' campaign; G. T. Chippindall, Director-General; covering letter from R. A. Yeoman (APPU) attached J. Butler, Hunter Valley Conservation Trust re protection of Hunter Valley.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1950 - 1953    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 file
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier GOOD00537 Box Number 57 Series 17
GOOD00538 Diversion of the Snowy River - Press Reports, 1947 - 1953

Press clippings: 'Committee To Examine Snowy River Diversion Proposals', Adelaide Chronicle, 1947; Gordon Williams and Peter Knox, 'Snowy Position Thoroughly Examined', The Argus, 1948; SMA, The Snowy Mountains Scheme (booklet); T. D. J. Leech, 'The Role of Science in the Snowy Mountains Scheme' (booklet), Australian Journal of Science. Press clippings, 1952: W. Hudson, Commissioner SMA, 'Giant Electricity Tasks Lie Ahead', The Sunday Herald - Development Supplement. Press clippings, 1953: Clive Turbull, 'Tunnelling will trap(?) Alpine power', The Herald (damaged); 'Start on Snowy Second Stage - To Cost 58m Over Next Eight Years', The Age; F. W. Eggleston, 'Operating Costs of Snowy Mountains Scheme', letter, with replies from T. Ian McCreery, 'Operation of the Snowy Mountains Scheme', Gerald B. Lincolne, 'Criticism of Snowy' and W. Hudson, 'Investigations Into the Snowy Scheme', The Age; '60m Snowy Move', Australian Producer (x2); D. W. Goode (chairman, FLUC), 'National Problems Face The Economy', Australian Producer; Dick Burnett, 'Water power at full flood', A. M. ; S. S. Donellan, 'Land Use'; Editorial, 'Why Water Schemes Are Held Up', Australian Producer; 'Water to be first in Snowy', The Argus; 'Snowy Power Should Go To Eden' and 'Huge Vehicle For Snowy', Bega District News; John Binning, 'The Snowy National Scheme Will Mean Much to Australia', The Leader; Stewart Legge, 'Let's Look Again at this Costly Snowy River Plan', The Sun; 'Snowy scheme will not cost 600 mil. ', The Weekly Times; Editorial, 'Making Snowy Plan Economic', The Age; 'Two States get say on Snowy', The Argus; 'Agreement on Snowy scheme - States to Have Say in Further Stages', The Age; 'Snowy Scheme Might Cost 500m. ', The Leader; D. W. Goode (President, Hamilton D. C. ), 'Facts About the Snowy Scheme', Victorian Producer; 'Premier Says Snowy Job Will Not Be Stopped', Bega District News; 'Expert may check Snowy plan's worth', The Sun (x2); 'Costs have piled up on Snowy scheme', Australian Producer. Transcript of statement by W. Hudson, 5 May 1953; copy of extract, 'Millions for Conservation on American Farms, Land, 11 September 1953.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1947 - 1953    Quantity 1.1 cm, 1 file
Formats General Publications and News Clippings
Inventory Identifier GOOD00538 Box Number 57 Series 17
GOOD00539 Federal Land Use Committee, APPU - Independent Investigation

Minutes of FLUC meeting. Submission by D. W. Goode, 'Reference to the Advisory Council Investigating the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme'. Letters from: R. W. Schwarz, M. P. ; D. M. MacKinnon, House of Representatives. Correspondence: A. B. Costin (SCA) re W. R. Browne. Copies of letters to I. L. Waight (APPU Federal Secretary) from Costin, W. H. Spooner (Minister for National Development), F. H. Hawkins (Premier's Department) and W. R. Browne re draft prepared by Goode on Snowy mountains Scheme. Letter from C. I. Jackson, Conservation Authority NSW chairman re Goode's visit to Snowy Mts.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1953    Quantity 0.3 cm, 1 file
Formats General Correspondence
Inventory Identifier GOOD00539 Box Number 57 Series 17
GOOD00540 Press Reports - Costs, Problems, Hydro- vs. Atomic Power

[Press clippings: W. L. Harbutt, 'Snowy River Contracts', letter, The Age; 'Blowering Dam: Latest Report', NSW Producer; 'Snowy Waters Will Bring Us Power and Wealth', feature article (x2), The Age; Gerald B. Lincoln, 'Snowy River Power Costs', letter (x2), The Age; series: 'Snowy Scheme Is Ready To Enter Biggest Stage' and 'Tenders Should Be Acid Test Of Snowy Scheme', Sydney Morning Herald; 'Committee hits waste of prefabs on Snowy', Victorian Producer; R. A. Johnson, comment on preservation work, Sydney Morning Herald; W. Hudson, 'Snowy Works Plan Defended', response to Johnson, Daily Telegraph; E. C. L. Killen, 'Snowy River Scheme - Irrigation and Power', letter, Sydney Morning Herald; D. W. Goode, 'Review the Snowy Scheme! - Atomic Power Will Change Conditions', Australian Producer; E. R. Smith, 'Australia Paying For Waste of Artesian Water', Sydney Morning Herald; 'Blowering Dam Uncertainty - Vital Information Not Yet Available', NSW Producer; Edward Davies, 'Snowy Mountains Water Will Set Big Problem For M. I. A', Farmer & Settler; 'Snowy Work Now Likely to Cost 422m', The Age; ''Snowy' Project To Cost Twice First Estimate', Victorian Producer; 'Scientist Urges Start on Atomic Power in Alps', The Age; Snowy Scheme 'Ideal for 'A' Plant', The Argus; 'Atom Plant for Snowy Scheme Urged', The Sun; 'State President Visits the Irrigation Area', report on APPU trip to Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area; 'Atomic power-station as part of Snowy plan', Weekly Times; 'Federal Land Use Committee', NSW Producer; '25. m Snowy Tender Goes To U. S. Group', The Sun; 'Economics of Snowy Stations', The Age; 'U. S. Tender for Work on Snowy Plan - 25 Million Contract', The Age; 'US 'know how' for Snowy Scheme', The Standard; 'Snowy to benefit industry within six months', The Age; 'Snowy Power for Industries Soon', The Age; 'Snowy A-plant 'not harmful' - Messel', The Sun; 'Erosion May Limit the Life of Snowy Dams', Farmer & Settler; W. Ruth, 'Big Causeway at Gilbert's Gulch May Control the Snowy Near Orbost', The Leader; 'Spooner replies to Fraser on Snowy River', Bega District News; 'French Will Build Snowy Power Plant', The Age (x2); '40 Million Spent On Snowy Scheme', The Standard; 'Victoria to Get Power from Snowy in 1958 If N. S. W. Gives Consent', The Age (2 copies); 'Millions more in Snowy Scheme' and 'Vic. lagging, Snowy chief says', The Sun; 'Australia's Longest Tunnel Completed', The Age; 'Doubt Whether Snowy Power Cost Cheaper', The Age; 'Power Cost to Decide' and 'New Romance of Snowy Mountains', The Age, feature (x3); 'Vic. wants cost before taking Snowy power', The Weekly Times; David Burke, 'Wall of Ice - Fabulous Snowy Scheme', The Sun; 'Irrigation and Land Use', editorial, Australian Producer; 'Snowy Scheme Dependent On Solving Of Many Problems', Bega District News; 'County Council Chairman Reports On Hydro Sources', Bega District News; 'Water and Power for Development', Farmer's Weekly; 'Snowy Project Gathers Pace - Official Review of First Five Years', Australian Producer; Neville Smith, 'Snowy Scheme Deserves Inspiring Name', The Age.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1954    Quantity 1.4 cm, 1 file
Formats News Clippings
Inventory Identifier GOOD00540 Box Number 57 Series 17
GOOD00541 Soil Conservation Authority, APPU - Reports, Investigations

A. B. Costin, articles and reports: 'Alpine Soils in Australia', reprinted from Journal of Soil Science, 1954; 'Research Problems of High Mountains in Australia' (booklet), Australian Journal of Science; 'Buffalo Plateau in Relation to Land Use', report to SCA; note from Alec Costin. APPU Federal Council notice to FLUC re Kosciusko Park Trust; 'Along the Grey Mare Trail' - poem; D. W. Goode, FLUC, Report of the Snowy Mountain Trip, draft and approved report; letter from R. G. Casey (CSIRO Minister) to I. L. Waight; 'Progress on the Snowy', report, (source?); excerpts from the River Murray Commission, Report, 1954-55; 'Snowy Water Will Mean Big Works in M. I. A. ', The Farmer and the Settler. Letters from: J. J. Cahill (NSW Premier); T. Playford, SA Premier, rejecting APPU submission. Press clippings: Michael Macgeorge, 'Snowy Scheme Completes First Major Stage' and 'Menace of Erosion in Snowy Mountains', The Age; 'Steps To Deal With Soil Erosion', Advertiser; 'Union's Federal Council Discusses Flood Control', NSW Producer; D. W. Goode, 'The Menace of Erosion', letter, The Age, 'Inspection of the Snowy Areas', NSW Producer(?), and 'District Committee has its Problems', The Age; I. L. Waight, 'Erosion in Alpine Catchment Areas', letter, Canberra Times, and 'Federal President', Victorian Producer; Peter Snodgrass, 'The Fabulous Snowy Affair and the Greatness of Old Man Selmer', The Land; K. Heinecke (APPU), 'Erosion must be checked on Snowy Mountains project', The Producer; Michael Macgeorge, 'The Snowy Mountains - Australia's Playground of Tomorrow', The Age (x2).

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1954 - 1956    Quantity 1 file
Formats General Correspondence, Drafts and News Clippings
Inventory Identifier GOOD00541 Box Number 57 Series 17
GOOD00542 A National Water Policy and Alpine Preservation

Reports by D. W. Goode: Report of the chairman, FLUC; 'A Water Resources Plan for Australia', submission by FLUC; 'Development and Conservation of National Resources is Vital', proposals for Water Policy; 'Snowy Mountains' (x2, notes attached). A. B. Costin(?), 'Some Gaps in Research in Natural Science in Australia, with special reference to high mountain areas'. Letters to: Premier Playford re Murray Floods; I. L. Waight; J. J. Cahill from I. L. Waight. Press clippings: Alan Nicholls, 'Mountain Track Should Be a Highway', The Age; 'Big Cost of Murray Flood Protection', Advertiser. Articles by D. W. Goode, 'Serious Erosion Threat to Vital Snowy Scheme', NSW Producer (x2); 'One-river, One-plan is urgent, NSW Producer; 'Land losses are mounting', and 'Water resources plan presented', Victorian Producer; 'A Water Policy Is Needed For Australia', feature, The Chronicle (x)2; 'New Authority Needed For River Basin' and 'After the Floods', editorial, Advertiser (x2); 'Controlling Run-Off From Catchment Area', 'Is worst flood just around the corner' and 'Highland farmers' part in river basin planning', Australian Producer , draft & clipping (x2); 'Problems of the Snowy Mountain Catchments', NRCL Conservation News (x2). 'APPU Committee Sums Up Water Plan', NSW Producer; Goode's notes on AAS re Mt Kosciusko primitive area.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1956    Quantity 0.8 cm, 1 file
Formats General Correspondence, News Clippings and Photocopied Documents
Inventory Identifier GOOD00542 Box Number 57 Series 17
GOOD00543 Repairing and Protecting the Snowy Region

Articles by D. W. Goode: 'Conservation Seen As Vital Necessity', Australian Producer; 'River Board legislation', Australian Producer; 'Conserving Soil in Catchment Areas', The Advertiser; personal column from The Advertiser re Goode's appointment to NPA, Vic. ; 'Critical Year In Catchment', Chronicle; 'Prospects of Land Development in Victoria', Australian Producer; 'Prospects in Victoria for land development', Australian Producer; 'Plan Urged to Save Catchments', draft & press clipping, Adelaide Advertiser; 'S. A. and Snowy - Control Of Catchment', letter, The Advertiser; responses from The Advertiser, 'Safeguarding Snowy Water', 'S. A. Writ Delay' and 'Grazing in the Snowy Area' (x2 photocopies); 'Grazing in the Snowy Area', letter, draft and press clipping, The Age; 'Rehabilitation Of The Snowy Region', The Leader. A. B. Costin, 'Catchment Conditions in the Snowy Mountains in Relation to Grazing', reprinted from The Australasian Irrigator; Conservation News - Catchment Issue, NRCL, February, 1957. Correspondence: Prof. J. S. Turner, University of Melbourne, re deterioration of high country; Frank Gibbons, SCA. Letters from: G. V. Lawrence, Murray Valley Development League to I. L. Waight & D. W. Goode; John Cain; I. L. Waight; M. R. O'Halloran (Opposition leader); J. E. Slee, Agricultural advisor, William Adam Tractors, re Goode's comments in The Weekly Times. Letters to: Premier Bolte, draft, unsigned letter with note from A. J. Fraser attached; Sir Thomas Playford; Ray Polkinghorn, editor, Advertiser; Sir William Hudson, SMA (x2). APPU Federal Council, 'Where Does Soil Erosion Start In Your District?' Excerpts from AAS, Report on the Condition of the High Mountain Catchments of New South Wales and Victoria, list of Goode's contributions to the report; D. W. Goode, press statement, 'The Urgency of Conservation and the 440 Million Snowy Catchment Area', memo issued to Press Gallery, Canberra, ABC; excerpt from Parliamentary Debates (Hansard) re 'Murray Areas Soil Conservation'; map of Murray catchment area; D. W. Goode, 'Notes for information of Federal Land Use Committee regarding Snowy Mountains trip'; poem 'dedicated to Dewar the Goode from the Snowy team'; letter from I. L. Waight to Sydney Morning Herald re 'Snowy Catchment Conservation'; notes, 'World's Water Power Resources'; D. W. Goode, FLUC General Report, including visit to SA officials; T. D. J. Leech, 'The Snowy Mountains Scheme and the Application of Scientific Services', booklet from Journal of the Institution of Engineers, Australia; Winston Turner, 'Doctoring' Vital Watershed, Farm Progress; 'Utilising State's Water Assets', 'Snowy Debate Despite Writ' and L. C. H. Johnstone, 'State Assured Share of Murray Water', The Advertiser; 'SA High Court Challenge on Snowy Agreement', (source?).

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1957 - 1958    Quantity 1.4 cm, 1 file
Formats General Correspondence, News Clippings and Photocopied Documents
Inventory Identifier GOOD00543 Box Number 57 Series 17
GOOD00544 Undated Notes and Material

Dewar Goode, Notes: measures to prevent further devastation; total Alpine land use including recreation; steps toward declaration and administration of 'true' Alpine National Park rather than Reserve; notes for meeting re dissatisfaction with FCV administration of Alpine Reserve and alternative proposals; 'Alpine Management'; letter from Goode to A. Costin re information supplied on proposed Alpine National Park (1967); 'Kiewa's Falling Water Turns Wheels of Industry', press clipping, (source?); article draft, National Parks, English experience; article draft - skiing, recreational value of Australian Alps; article draft comparing Victorian and NSW Alpine experience; notes for talk(?) re economic and environmental dangers of 'free access'; 'Alpine Advisory Committee'; notes on inspection of Snowy River Scheme; 'Suggested reading' re High Country; notes on submission re Alpine National Park in Victoria; forests, USA policy of timber, water management; neglect of conservation measures in Snowy Mountains Scheme; 'Snowy Trip'; draft letter to The Age re catchments; FLUC Meeting - proposed statements; A. B. Costin, notes on grazing industry in Alpine areas; 'Catchment Area Protection in New South Wales', author unknown; press clipping, 'New Snowy Body Urged'; letter from A. B. Costin (incomplete).

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range undated    Quantity 0.3 cm, 1 file
Formats General Correspondence, News Clippings and Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier GOOD00544 Box Number 57 Series 17
GOOD00545 Conservation and the Snowfields

Pamphlet on the Perisher Valley ski resort; Mount Buffalo National Park Committee Report to NPA; SCA, 'Mt. Buffalo National Park', report of inspection; Submission on Proposed Kosciusko Primitive Area; letter to Alec Costin from Goode; newspaper photographs of lodges and chairlift in the Thredbo Valley; 'Report on the proceedings of a special meeting of the Upper Murray Regional committee held at Mount Hotham. . . to consider the development of the Hotham area as a tourist resort', 7-8 February 1958, with covering letter from A. G. Coulthard (NPA); 'Conference on the development of the Mount Hotham Area, held at the office of the Minister of State Development', 5 March 1959; excerpt from Assembly (Hansard) re State Electricity Commission (Tourist Areas) Bill; Neilma Sidney, 'The Snowy Mountains Road Is Beautiful, Difficult and Thrilling', The Age; letter from J. S. Turner re soil state at Mt. Hotham; D. W. Goode, FLUC, 'Alpine National Park in Victoria', Herald map attached, draft notes. Correspondence between Goode and: J. C. Eccles, AAS President, and J. S. Turner for Goode to join Vic. Sub-committee on National Parks & Reserves convened by J. S. Turner; letter to Iris (I. L. ) Waight re Goode's appointment. Press clippings: 'Snowfields Road Sought', The Age, notes attached; 'Shorter Roads to Canberra Urged', 'Road Wanted to Open Snowfields' and 'Timber Road to be Laid by C. M. F. Men', The Age; D. W. Goode, 'Water And Power From The Snowy Depend On Soil Conservation', Adelaide Chronicle (x3) and draft notes; sepia photograph (21x16cm) showing Antar road train approaching Tumut No. 1 Power Station; excerpt from Assembly (Hansard), 'Mt. Hotham: Erection of Chalet'; SMA, 'Your Itinerary - Visit to area by members of the NPA, Vic. , 14-16 Oct, 1959'; letter of thanks from Goode to W. Hudson after visit, comments on conservation work of SMA; notes on condition of Mt. Hotham; Excerpt from Planning Bulletin, 'Development of the Baw Baw Snowfields; D. B. Williams, 'The Status of Social Science', from Australian Journal of Agricultural Economics, vol. 4/1, July, 1960.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1958 - 1960    Quantity 1 cm, 1 file
Formats General Publications, General Correspondence, Ephemera, Reports, News Clippings and Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier GOOD00545 Box Number 57 Series 17
GOOD00546 National Parks Service for Victoria

Letter from Hugh Wilson (NPA President) to Premier Bolte re 'Proposed Wonnangatta National Park'; NPA Newsletter, No. 29, March, 1960; Jack Jones, 'Victoria's need for a representative system of National Parks and Natural Reserves'; Jack Jones & Hugh Wilson, 'Kulkyne National Park Request'; W. Rege Mann, 'Proposed Alpine National Park'; N. A. Wakefield, 'Extension to Mallacoota National Park'; Noel F. Learmouth, 'A National Park Desert'; Hugh Wilson, 'National Park Regulations', 'The Selection of Areas for New National Parks' and 'An Investigation for an Otway National Park'; J. Ros Garnet, 'A National Parks Service for Victoria'; N. A. Wakefield, 'Snowy River Valley - Proposed National Park'; Lorna Banfield, 'Grampians as a National Park'; Trevor Arthur, 'Fire Protection in National Parks'.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1960    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 file
Formats General Correspondence, Ephemera and Reports
Inventory Identifier GOOD00546 Box Number 57 Series 17
GOOD00547 Snowy Mountains - Economics and Conservation

'The Paradox of Power and Water', ANZ Quarterly Survey, July 1960; H. N. England, 'Agricultural Use of the Snowy Waters: Irrigation Plans and Policy', AAES Conference paper; P. Duane, 'Economics and the Use of the Snowy Waters', AAES Conference Paper, and 'Economic Aspects of the Utilization of Water Resources for Australian Agriculture', AVCA Conference Paper; 'The Economic Scene', Trends, September, 1960; B&W photograph of Adaminaby Dam (16. 5x22cm). Letter from J. S. Turner; correspondence/debate among Iris Waight, Sir William Hudson, Betty Phillips, formerly SMA botanist, and Dewar Goode including extracts from Tenth SMA Report, criticisms of SMA conservation services & expenditure presented by FLUC at APPU Annual Meeting.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1960 - 1961    Quantity 1.3 cm, 1 file
Formats General Correspondence, Published Papers or Articles and Loose Photographic Prints
Inventory Identifier GOOD00547 Box Number 57 Series 17
GOOD00548 1961 - 1962

Letters from L. H. Smith, Adams (Wool House); letters to T. W. Mitchell, Premier Bolte; J. S. Turner. Correspondence: K. H. Turnbull, Minister for Conservation, Senator K. A. Laught; L. G. Kaleski, Commissioner, SCS, re photographs; Prof. T. D. J. Leech. VNPA Newsletter, No. 34, May, 1961; Royal Society of Victoria, 'Victorian High Plains Symposium', program; 'Preserving Our Alpine Peak', D. W. Goode, 'SA Interest In Snowy', The Advertiser, with covering letter to the editor; 'Move to Ban Snowy Works from Kosciusko Summit' and 'News' re preserving alpine flora at the summit, The Age; D. W. Goode, 'A Plea for an Alpine National Park' (x2, not published) with commentary letter from Hugh Wilson. Letters from Brian McArdle, editor Walkabout and Isabel Garth(?) to J. M. Adamson, NTA Vic. secretary; FLUC Policies statement; 'Thirsty Cities and Our Water', Australian Producer. 13 B&W photographs (25x20cm) showing state of erosion and vegetation in Alpine region.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1961 - 1962    Quantity 1.1 cm, 1 file
Formats General Correspondence and Loose Photographic Prints
Inventory Identifier GOOD00548 Box Number 57 Series 17
GOOD00549 1963 - 1967

Goode, draft for article(?), 'Snowy Mountains' (x2, annotated). Correspondence between Goode and: J. D. Clifford, FLUC; W. C. K. Hammer (Standing Committee on Soil Conservation); L. H. Smith (NPA Director); Alan Holt (Secretary for Lands); A. Dunbavin Butcher (Fisheries and Wildlife Director) with attached 'Fauna of the Bogong Area'. Press clippings: Leonard Radic, 'Alps Expedition Paves Way For Tourists', The Age; Noel Hawken, 'Will Snowy Team Be Disbanded?', Herald. Kosciusko State Park Trust, Proposed Plan for the Preservation and Development of the Kosciusko State Park; notes on Bogong High Plains letter, intended to link two Alpine areas and subsequent responses from M. W. Skelton (Perisher Valley Hotels); T. S. Lewis (Minister for Lands) including Lewis' letter to R. J. Hamer; J. W. Manson, Minister for State Development. Letters to: J. S. Turner (x2, annotated); Mr Mclachlan, Department. of Lands & Survey Director-General. Letters from Reg Mann, Graham Pizzey (Naturalist), Jim Quirk (VNPA), A. B. Costin (CSIRO) (x2); A. B. Costin, 'Problems and Practice of Nature Conservation in Sub-Alpine and Alpine Ecosystems of Australia' with vegetation map of Bogong High Plains and Environs; copy of Mann's letter to J. S. Turner; draft letter, 'Alpine National Park - Bogong Area'; notes on response of Game Shooters' Association to proposed Alpine National Park; NPA Memorandum; notes on visit of T. S. Lewis to Victorian snowfields with D. W. Goode; P. Crosbie Morrison, NPA Director, 'Inspection of Mount Buffalo National Park'.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1963 - 1967    Quantity 1 cm, 1 file
Formats General Correspondence, Drafts, Reports and News Clippings
Inventory Identifier GOOD00549 Box Number 57 Series 17
GOOD00550 1968 - 1969

Alpine Observer - incorporating The Hydro Courier, 1st February, 1968; Victoria's Resources, vol. 10, no. 2, June-August, 1968, on water catchments; D. S. Saunders (NPA), 'Mount Buffalo National Park. Visit of Inspection 13th - 18th September 1968'; copy of letter, J. Ros Garnet (VNPA) to J. W. Manson 'Re: Proposed Alpine National Park', with 'Appendix A - Outline of Proposed Alpine National Park', 'Appendix B - The Water Resources. . . ', 'Appendix C - Botany. . . ', 'Appendix D - Geology. . . ', and map, 'Proposed Alpine National Park'; D. W. Goode, notes on NPA and management of National Parks.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1968 - 1969    Quantity 0.6 cm, 1 file
Formats General Publications, Ephemera, Reports, News Clippings and Proposals and/or Submissions
Inventory Identifier GOOD00550 Box Number 58 Series 17
GOOD00551 1971 - 1976

Dewar Goode, 'Part submission on Alpine Area, L. C. C. '; Agronomy Section, Research Division, SCA, Ecological and Reclamation Trials in the Mount Hotham Area - Interim Report - 1972; Dewar Goode, notes on 'Donna Buang' (x2); 'Action Plan' as approved by the International Symposium on The Future of the Alps', The Italian Alpine Club and IUCN; NTA, 'Landscape Submission', Victorian Alps; Dewar Goode, 'National Parks and Nature Conservation Program for Victoria'; IUCN, 'International Workshop Conference on Conservation of Natural Resources in High Mountains, Christchurch, New Zealand, 1976' - Announcement; J. H. Willis, 'Vegetation of the North-East', 20 February 1976; VNPA, VNPA Alpine Park Policy, August 1976, draft and periodical.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1971 - 1976    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 file
Formats Reports and Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier GOOD00551 Box Number 58 Series 17
GOOD00552 1978

Dewar Goode: 'Notes on discussion between the Chairman LCC Sam Dimmick & representatives of Conservation societies 10 April 1978 regarding the Alpine Area Recommendation'; notes and comments on 'Meeting convened by Dewar Goode at his home. . . 18 April 78' re creation and management of an Alpine Reserve, draft and report; notes on Alpine land use and conservation; 'Alpine Recommendations', 10 June 1978, accompanied by extract on wood-chipping (source?). Letter from: Eileen McKee, VNPA. Map, LCC Alpine Study Area - Physiography. Press clippings, extract: John Parry, 'Alps lovers are hard to please', Weekly Times; Goode, draft letter to Jim Heffernan; copy of letter to VNPA from I. Kunaratnam (LCC Secretary); Jennifer Byrne, 'The Battle to Save the Alps', 'New plan for Alps' and 'Alps plan causes division', The Age; CCV, 'Re: Land Conservation Council - Alpine Study Area - Proposed Recommendations', draft of article and article in Parkwatch, Official journal of the VNPA, June, 1978; J. G. Mosley (ACF), 'Comments on Proposed Recommendations, Alpine Area. . . '; 'Alpine Regional Policy Declared', CCV notes(?); CCV, Grazing in the High Country? - A Conservation Report, 19 May 1978; CCV, Submission to Land Conservation Council on the Alpine Study Area; J. G. Mosley, 'Parks no bar to recreations' and Val Creese, 'Why ruin two mountains?', letters, The Age; VNPA, Second Submission to the Land Conservation Council including comment on its proposed recommendations, 31 July 1978; John Parry, 'Cattlemen shed light on grazing in the alps', Weekly Times; VNPA circular re protesting LCC recommendations for the Alps and calling public meeting (x2); E. Quinlan, VNPA, letter to 'all conservation groups' re: public meeting. VNPA brochures: 'Alpine Study Area' and 'VNPA rejects LCC proposed recommendations'; Joan M. Dixon, 'Mammals of the Australian Alps - a brief review of past work, with a view to the future', Victorian Naturalist, Vol. 95, Nov/Dec, 1978.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1978    Quantity 1.3 cm, 1 file
Formats Reports, Maps, News Clippings and Journals
Inventory Identifier GOOD00552 Box Number 58 Series 17
GOOD00553 1979 - 1983

Dewar Goode, 'A look at the Alps', notes; Alex Mitchell (SCA), J. G. Mosley (ACF), 'Alpine grazing 'misleading'', Neil Pearce, 'Give and take conservation', letters, Weekly Times, mid-February 1979; letter from W. V. Houghton, Minister for Conservation, 10 October 1980; 'The Muster', Herald, 23 April 1983; Dick Johnson, VNPA President, circular canvassing support for Alpine National Park. VNPA leaflet, 'The Alpine Park needs your help'. VNPA, Alpine Information Sheets 1-4: 'Alpine National Park: World Heritage', 'Logging in the Alps', 'Grazing in the Alps' & 'Mining in the Alps', and 'Alpine Snow Resorts'. Lyle Malcolm and Neil Sturgess, 'Alpine grazing revisited', Parkwatch, Vol. 133, 1983.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1979 - 1983    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 file
Formats General Publications, General Correspondence and Numeric Data
Inventory Identifier GOOD00553 Box Number 58 Series 17
GOOD00554 Alpine - Undated Material by Dewar Goode

Note on problems in Kosciusko area; part of article(?) on preservation of soil in Alpine region; economic problems of Snowy River Scheme; part of letter to an editor re dangers of erosion in Snowy & Alpine regions; notes from inspection of Snowy area; notes on water use, catchments and atomic power; 'Alpine', notes on water resources; outline of 'Proposed film', 'Preamble of story', 'We can live with nature', notes on film score; Snowy Mountains film script: 'Soil Conservation for the Snowy Mountains Scheme'; incomplete articles on Alpine conservation issues.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range undated    Quantity 0.4 cm, 1 file
Formats General Correspondence, Drafts and Loose Notes
Inventory Identifier GOOD00554 Box Number 58 Series 17
GOOD00555 Maps and Pamphlets

SEC, Victoria, Power from Kiewa, information and maps on hydro-electric project, 1957 & 1958 editions; SMA, Water and Power for the Nation - Snowy Mountains Scheme, Guthega Project, commentary and maps, 1955.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1955 - 1958    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 file
Formats Ephemera
Inventory Identifier GOOD00555 Box Number 58 Series 17
GOOD00556 Duplicates

Dewar Goode: 'Notes on discussion between the Chairman L. C. C. Sam Dimmick & representatives of Conservation societies 10. 4. 78 regarding the Alpine Area Recommendation' (x3); notes and comments on 'Meeting convened by Dewar Goode at his home. . . 18 April 78' re creation and management of an Alpine Reserve (x2); 'Snowy Mountains, 12/3/63; 'A Plea for an Alpine National Park' (x2), c. 1961; 'Water and Power From The Snowy Depend On Soil Conservation', Adelaide Chronicle (x10). Excerpts from AAS, Report on the Condition of the High Mountain Catchments of New South Wales and Victoria, including list of Goode's contributions to the report; letters to J. W. Manson; letters to and from T. L. Lewis; IUCN, 'International Workshop Conference on Conservation of Natural Resources in High Mountains, Christchurch, New Zealand, 1976' - Announcement.

Creator Dewar Wilson Goode
Date range 1957 - 1978    Quantity 0.7 cm, 1 file
Formats General Correspondence, Minutes and Agendas, News Clippings, Photocopied Documents and Lists
Inventory Identifier GOOD00556 Box Number 58 Series 17

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