Nomads and farmers, surviving off the land | The Land

Moreen O’Connor, Pamela Vine, Noelene Scales, Helen Wansink and Leila Bryant. Super stylish book club girls.

 Moreen O’Connor, Pamela Vine, Noelene Scales, Helen Wansink and Leila Bryant. Super stylish book club girls.

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WRITER, explorer and cultural commentator Robyn Davidson is most famous for her book Tracks, less known is her powerful connection to the Australian sheep industry.

“There is lanolin running in these veins,” she told 300 enthralled attendees at the 8th Australian Sheep and Wool Show’s Women of Wool event today.

She grew up in the “tiny, daring” community of Mooloolah, Queensland, where her family, with “foolish pluck” raised sheep

http://www.theland.com.au/story/4791952/nomads-and-farmers-surviving-off-the-land/?cs=4961

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