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January 23rd, 2015

Episode 132 of 1214 episodes

He was five-foot-three and they say he never stopped talking. Many regard WE 'Bill' Harney as Australia's greatest ever yarn-spinner. The six ABC radio programs in which he featured, during the 1950s and 1960s, and the eleven books that he wrote, tell of a unique life in the isolated far north of Australia— one that will never be repeated.

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