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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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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Australian Landscapes

Great Ocean Road, Victoria

September 22, 2014 suggpixc 0

The great Ocean Road in Victoria is an iconic road trip in Australia with some great photo opportunities.  Not as long as Route 66 but still  of historical significance.  You can do the trip one […]

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