Australian History

Overland Telegraph Line – Australia

March 14, 2016 suggpixc 0

BY RICK MOORE Danger, exploration, innovation and the risk of financial ruin were all part of the construction of the 3200 km Overland Telegraph Line from Port Augusta to Darwin that would provide Australia’s first […]

Bingara is on Australia's History Trail
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Bingara is on Australia’s History Trail

September 4, 2015 suggpixc 0

Bingara is on Australia’s History Trail in North Western NSW and was a pastoral settlement that commenced in about 1830, it was not until the discovery of Gold in 1853 that the communities of Bingara and Upper Bingara began […]


Country Road Dreaming – Photography

July 12, 2015 suggpixc 0

This is a new album of Australian pictures… another is being prepared and will be published soon to coincide with the release of the book, “Country Road Dreaming”. Visit the album here,  

Australian Photographs - Glen Innes

Glen Innes – a Renaissance

May 10, 2015 suggpixc 0

I have been to Glen Innes many times in the past 20 years and always thought it a shabby and run down place with many historical buildings. However in the past few years it has […]

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Historic Werris Creek

April 5, 2015 suggpixc 0

Whether you call it the first or the last railway town in northern New South Wales, the historic Werris Creek Rail Depot and Junction was once at the heart of “the town that never slept”. […]

Grenfell NSW

Grenfell NSW

March 3, 2015 suggpixc 0

Grenfell is a former gold mining town in Western NSW.  By 1870 it was producing more of the precious metal than any other town in the Colony. The gold bought bushrangers with the most famous, […]

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Colonial Buildings Australia

Deloraine House – Tenterfield

February 14, 2015 suggpixc 1

The property known as “Deloraine” is a heritage listed house built on two parcels of land which were first purchased in September 1858. The land was granted to Edmund Curry whose descendants still live in […]

Glengallan Homestead 0 Australian Photos
Australian Photographs

Glengallan Homestead near Warwick on the Darling Downs

January 1, 2015 suggpixc 0

Glengallan Homestead was built in 1867-68 by John Deuchar who, with partner Charles Henry Marshall, established the famous Glengallan Merino flock and Shorthorn stud. The breeding tradition established by Deuchar was further developed by William […]

Pikedale Station
Australian Cattle Stations

Pikedale Station – Queensland

December 31, 2014 suggpixc 0

Once a prosperous sheep station, Pikedale Station was established in 1843 by a Captain Pike. It had many owners until 1919 when it was purchased by James Rogerson in whose family it remained until 1957. […]

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