From the Dreamtime the Yowie In Myth And Reality
The Dutch Administration
of that time took the existence of the Sedapa seriously enough to launch
an investigation of these hominids.
In early July 1916, two hunters
spotted a male Sedapa on the slopes of Mt Kaba in the Boekits Range.
The black hairy creature was in the act of breaking open a fallen tree
in search of beetle larvae. He was a mere 20 yards from the men. Suddenly
becoming aware of their presence, he dashed off into the forest, leaving
the two men quite stunned.
Whole families of these primitive
hominids have been claimed seen in these parts, even with recent years. The height of average Sedapas
is aid to be at least 1.5 to 1.8m for the males and 1.2 to 1.5m for