Thank you to the residents of the Lockyer Valley

By | March 28th, 2014|PhD Archive|

I have just left the Lockyer Valley after almost 3 weeks living in the valley and meeting residents.  I have conducted almost 30 interviews with residents who agreed to participate in my research.  I am grateful to those who formally participated and to others who met with me informally – these residents shared their experience, their […]

Finalising plans for fieldwork in four communities

By | March 3rd, 2014|PhD Archive|

After a long wait, designing and planning behind the scenes, I am now finalising logistics and travel plans to visit four separate communities during the coming 4-6 months.  I will spend most of March in the Lockyer Valley (Qld), most of April in Dunalley (Tas), and then parts of May and June in Coonabarabran (NSW) […]