Robert was a Grade 1 student at Healesville Primary School during the Black Saturday bushfires of February 2009. His artwork 'Go CFA' was created at that time. A year later, Robert reflected on his experience during Black Saturday.

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Hand-written text in black ink on white unlined paper. A t the bottom is a drawing of seven trees, four of which are on fire, and burning logs.


This written account adds to our understanding not only of Robert's artwork, which is part of the Victorian Bushfires Collection, but also gives us an insight into the experience and perspectives of children during a major bushfire.

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