Dinosaur fossil hunter turned outback tourism champion honoured

Lanie Tindale
Updated January 25 2024 - 8:41pm, first published 7:30pm

David Elliott OAM's chance discovery of a dinosaur fossil during routine sheep mustering in 1999 led to the revival of Australia's palaeontology field.

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Lanie Tindale

I am City reporter at The Canberra Times. I previously covered health for the masthead, and was a trainee before that. I have written on courts, federal politics, breaking news, features and opinion. lanie.tindale@canberratimes.com.au.

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