Eyre Peninsula Bibliography

Eyre Peninsula Books

Baillie, P.J., Port Lincoln and District, Lynton Publications, Blackwood, 1978.
Pictorial history of Port Lincoln and district.
Beard, Mary and Doris Eichner (comp.), Lock and District 1914-1984, Lock History Book Committee, Lock, 1984
Official history of Lock, Warrachie and Murdinga.
Caralue Hall Inc., Caralue - Near and Far, Caralue Hall Inc., Cleve, 1979.
Official history of the Caralue district.
Cronin, Jim, Grain Handling: the way it was, Pat Cronin, 2012
A first-hand account of grain lumping and grain agents in the immediate pre-bulk handling era on Eyre Peninsula.
Darke Peak - Kielpa History Book Committee, After Darke, Darke Peak - Kielpa History Book Committee, Darke Peak, 1994.
Official history of Darke Peak and Kielpa.
Davis, Elizabeth J., Towards the Mist, Poochera Book Committee, Poochera, 1995.
Official history of the Poochera district.
Domagalski, Kitty, Whatever Will Be, Will Be, Edillilie, 1995.
The story of the Polish migrants who built the Kowulka - Kevin branch line.
Domagalski, Kitty, Reflections of Edillilie, Edillilie, 1990.
A small community only 12 miles from Cummins which relied heavily upon the railway and its families.
Edwards, Reece, The Knobbies, Reece Edwards, Whyalla, 1995.
Life at Iron Knob, from the Depression to the 1960s.
Faull, Jim, Life on the Edge, District Council of Murat Bay, Ceduna, 1988.
Official history of the District Council of Murat Bay (Ceduna) and areas to its west, including Penong.
Franklin, Erna, and Edna Heath, Grain Amid Granite, District Council of Le Hunte, Wudinna, 1986.
Official history of the District Council of Le Hunte, including the Minnipa - Wudinna district.
Freeman, K.D. and R.W., Wheatstacks and Waves, Port Neill Jubilee Celebrations Committee, Port Neill, 1983.
Official history of the Port Neill district to 1983 (see also 'Waves Without Wheatstacks').
Port Neill/Dixson Centenary Book Committee, Waves Without Wheatstacks, Port Neill/Dixson Centenary Book Committee, Port Neill, 2008.
History of the Port Neill district, 1983-2008 (see also 'Wheatstacks and Waves').
Kapinnie Recreation Hall Association, Between Lakes and Limestone, Kapinnie Recreation Hall Association, Kapinnie, 1986.
Official history of the Kapinnie district.
Kroemer, B.A., Tod River Dam: historical account of construction and operations, E&WS, 1985.
Spiral bound 96 page report.
Karkoo Hall Inc, Life is Never Still, Karkoo Hall Inc, Karkoo, 1984.
Official history of the Karkoo district.
Laube, Sylvia, Robert Bedford of Kyancutta, The Wednesday Press, Norwood, 1990.
Biography of a remarkable pioneer settler.
Lock and Districts Centenary Book Committee, Lock and Districts Centenary 1914-2014, Lock and Districts Centenary Book Committee, Lock, 2014
Combined volume of 'Lock and District 1914-1984' and 'Tooligie: A Short History', updated to 2014.
Morris, Leon, Bush Parson, Acorn Press, Brunswick East, 1995.
A young minister's experiences when based at Minnipa in the 1940s.
Nosworthy, William and Maureen (ed), Tjeiringa: the story of the Sheringa district , Sheringa History Committee, Port Lincoln, 1988.
Official history of the Sheringa district.
Parker, Ern, Battling the Bush at Butler, Ern Parker, 1982.
Delightful recollections of an early resident.
Penong Centenary Committee, Penong Centenary: 1890-1990, Penong Centenary Committee, Penong, 1990.
Official history of the Penong district.
Qualmann, Colleen, The Tumby Bay - Wanilla Soldier Settler's Scheme, 1949-1999, Seaview Press, Henley Beach, 1999.
Account of the post-World War 2 settlement around Wanilla and Tumby Bay.
Rudall Centenary Book Committee, Cherish the Earth: Rudall Centenary 1910-2010, Centenary Book Committee, Rudall, 2010.
History of the Hundred of Rudall, including Taragoro and Karkarook.
Scheiffers, Sue, Ribbons of Steel, Whyalla, 1985.
Detailed history of the City of Whyalla, naturally including much information on BHP's enterprises.
Smith, Allan, The Forgotten Few, Back to Nunjikompita School, 1978.
A tribute to the spirit of Nunjikompita's pioneers.
Thompson, Neil and Val (ed), The Streaky Bay, Streaky Bay District Council, Streaky Bay, 1988.
Official history of the Streaky Bay district.
Tooligie Hall Jubilee Book Committee, Tooligie: A Short History 1932-1982, Tooligie Hall Jubilee Book Committee, Tooligie, 1982.
Official history of the Streaky Bay district.
Treloar, Wendy (ed.), Cummins, Its People and History, Cummins, 1988.
History of the development of Cummins, in which the railway played a significant part.
Twidale, C.R., Tyler, M.J. and Davies, M. (ed.), Natural History of Eyre Peninsula Royal Society of South Australia Inc., Adelaide, 1985.
Very detailed study of Eyre Peninsula, with many chapters including those on the soils, climate and vegetation of the region.
Vigar, Marjorie (comp.), Eyre's Hope, Mount Hope Jubilee 150 Committee, Mount Hope, 1986.
Official history of Mount Hope and Mount Drummond.
Wanklyn, Neville and Margaret, The Early History of the City of Port Lincoln, 1802-1971, Corporation of Port Lincoln, Port Lincoln, 1971.
Chronological listing of significant events in the history of Port Lincoln.
Wharminda History Committee, Wharminda: 1909-1974, Wharminda History Committee, Wharminda, 1974.
Official history of Wharminda.
Winter, Melva G., A Salute to Pioneers, Lutheran Publishing House, Adelaide, 1974.
The pioneering days in the Warramboo district.
Yeelanna Book Committee, From a Sea of Mallee, Yeelanna Book Committee, Yeelanna, c.1986.
Official history of Yeelanna.

Last updated 16 Jan 2016