Blue Bag

Bush Remedies

Here are mum's and others' bush remedies and outback hints to cope with illnesses, cooking and other problems during the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s at Natya.

Bee stings
Blue Bag.

Bloody nose
Nose sling.

Cold feet or cold bed
Heated brick wrapped in a towel.

(Two bricks always sat on the hob in readiness. Also used in a gig for a trip on a cold night.)