Photograph 7450060
Tangalooma Whaling station, on the east coast of Australia, is a classic example of how men from many countries work smoothly together in a booming Australian enterprise. The station, on Moreton Island, about 30 miles from Brisbane Queensland, has a "crew" of 142 for an eight to 10 week season in June-August each year. Government inspector measures whale on flensing deck. Whales under 35ft. should not be taken. If they are taken in error, they come off station's quota but proceeds go to Australian Government

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A12111, 1/1960/16/158
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