For dessert, the sugary stems of the Bogong
Daisy-bush Olearia frostii can be chewed.
Warrant and Lund researcher David Dreyer--together with colleagues from Australia, Canada, Germany, and the U.S.--studied the moth species Agrotis infusa, also known as the Bogong
moth, in Australia.
They run down from Feathertop, Townsend and Bogong
. (108) They run through the Ash and the Pine of Tumbarumba [long musical pause].
John Blay, the author, with the help of others spent years rediscovering the route along which Indigenous Australians attended Bogong
moth ceremonies in the high country and whale gatherings at Twofold Bay.
Patterns of air temperature and accumulation of snow in subalpine heathlands and grasslands on the Bogong
High Plains, Victoria.
(40.) Zhu, "Du Zihou 'Buyue' shi shi wen Lu Bogong
fu hou shuri fu ci".
The Wiradjuri people of the New South Wales highlands once feasted on migrating bogong
moths every spring.
The detail and interest in this book just gets better and better as you delve into the world of bush tucker bugs, sweet bush foods, edible bugs and grubs, nutritional analysis of caterpillars, feasting on bogong
moths, tasty hoppers, locusts and crickets.
However, Thompson's source is not Lingard 1846 but a misinterpreted passage attributed to Lingard 1846 in 'Mallacoota Memories', a Mallacoota and District Historical Society publication (1980:23) (1) which reads, 'The Genore River was followed by the Biduelli tribe--"scrub dwellers" = on their annual treck [sic] to the Monaro each Spring, hunting for a type of yam and the Bogong
He saw the deserted bark huts which the Aborigines had temporarily erected when collecting the bogong
moths for their feasts.