Barry Phyball, the ‘bush baby’

Barry Phyball talks about his mum’s journey from the bush to the registration office.

After he was born in the bush, his mother and grandmother undertook a long journey on foot so he could be registered, carrying him one after another.

Footage from the film Stories from the Bagga Bagga. Contributed by Gary Cattanach from Nambucca Heads High School published in 2016.