Sharing and preserving knowledge through story

Project Number:



BushTV Enterprises

Principal Investigator:

Thomas J. Hearn

Project Status:


FRDC Expenditure:



Environment, Industry, People


1. Research and develop with the IRG 10 compelling stories that together make an informative and educative contribution to Indigenous fishing knowledge systems.

2. Produce 10 by 5 minute stories that particularly relate to Cairns Principles and RD&E Priority Areas

3. Develop an overarching narrative that ties the 10 stories together into a strong 50 minute documentary

4. Document the project methodology in order to provide a framework for future outputs to ensure consistency ofapproach and promote best practice/continual improvement.

5. Provide advice to IRG as required on publishing, distribution and audience uptake of stories.