Times Past: June 18, 1969

John Paul Moloney
By John Paul Moloney
June 17 2019 - 2:00pm
Times Past: June 18, 1969

Tucked downstairs on page one on this day in 1969 was news that must have challenged Australian entomological self-esteem. Unfortunately, it had turned out, our native dung beetles "weren't up to the task" of coping with the relatively huge droppings of European cows.

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John Paul Moloney

John Paul Moloney

Managing Editor - The Canberra Times

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