Mannhill railway station
Architecture

Mannahill in South Australia

August 20, 2017 suggpixc 0

Mannahill in South Australa is located on the stock route that passed from the Barrier Ranges in New South Wales to the then rail head at Terowie SA. The village also supported early gold mining […]

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Uluru - Northern Territory
Australian Cattle Stations

Outback Australia

December 20, 2016 suggpixc 0

Regional and Outback Australia is the home of iconic landscapes, people, towns and settlements. The spirit of endeavour, acceptance of hardship and close community bonds can be found everywhere and they provide an endless pallet […]

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Beaudesert Campdraft 2016
Australian Bushmen's Campdraft and Rodeo Association

Beaudesert Campdraft 2016

April 16, 2016 suggpixc 0

I had the good fortune to stay and watch the Campdrafting for a few days at this event… a wonderful time. From notes on Wikipedia it is thought the sport developed in outback Queensland among […]

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Architecture

Bell, Bunya Highway, Queensland

March 27, 2016 suggpixc 0

Originally the area around Bell on the Bunya Highway in Queensland was part of a large land holding called Jimbour Station. In the 1870s the area was opened up for closer settlement and Angus & […]

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Architecture

Koorawatha – New South Wales

March 19, 2016 suggpixc 0

Township famous for a gun battle between police and the bushranger Ben Hall. Located 337 km from Sydney, Koorawatha is a tiny township on the Olympic Highway between Young and Cowra whose only real claim […]

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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 […]

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Australian Birds

Birds – Queensland Border Ranges

October 16, 2015 suggpixc 0

The area I live in is surrounded by National Parks and is home to many species of native birds…  it is biologically diverse and close to  Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage Areas. A new […]

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Bingara is on Australia's History Trail
Australian Photographs

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 […]

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Australian Photographs - Glen Innes
Architecture

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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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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