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KINCHEGA WOOLSHED near Meningee, New South Wales Built in 1875 of corrugated iron and river red gum, the historic Kinchega Woolshed is a vast and very well preserved classic piece of Australian pastoral heritage. In 97 years of operation, six million sheep were sheared here, an amazing thing to imagine as you wander through this quietly majestic building. Photographed on 9 October 2023
FARM BY THE CREEK Down the hill, cross the dry creek bed and up another hill to the farm near Quorn in the Flinders Ranges of South Australia. Photographed on 17 August 20223
WHEN THE TRAINS HAVE GONE Once thriving railway towns, there have been no trains for many years. Locations in South Australia - Eurelia, Quorn and Tantanoola Photographed on 17 and 18 August 2023, and 4 February 2021
TWO COTTAGES, BLACK ROCK, SOUTH AUSTRALIA Black Rock is a hamlet in the mid-north of South Australia. It once had a railway running through it but, once the line closed, its population dwindled so that now there is hardly anyone living there. The first of the two cottages was occupied by fettlers and the second was the victim of fire. Photographed on 14 August 2023.
COAL MINES HISTORIC SITE Located at Saltwater River in Tasmania and 25 minutes from the more familiar Port Arthur Historic Site, the Coal Mines were where the worst of the worst convicts and prisoners were sent. Photographed on 25 November 2018
ADELAIDE GAOL 1847-1988. The Adelaide Gaol is one of the oldest remaining colonial public buildings in Adelaide and is the site of some of the State's more interesting, grisly past. Photographed on 29 July 2023.
TINTINARA WOOLSHED Located about 190 Kms south-east of Adelaide, South Australia, the woolshed was constructed by William Harding and George Bunn in 1865 and had 16 shearing bays. Photographed on 23 February 2020..
THE SCHOOL MASTER'S HOUSE An abandoned house where the teacher of a nearby school lived. That school has been renovated and is used now as accommodation for walkers in the Barossa District of South Australia. Photographed on 27 July 2023.
FIVE DAYS IN VICTORIA A five day trip to photograph heritage buildings in Victoria, Australia including the amazing Murtoa Stick Shed and goldfields towns of Carisbrook, Chewton and Talbot among others. Photographed in July 2022.
COTTAGE AND WHEAT STORE OF JOHANN PFEIFFER Johann was an early settler in South Australia. He founded the town of Sedan in the Mid Murray district. The buildings date from around 1875. Photographed on 19 July 2023
SEDAN FLOUR MILL This steam-powered flour mill was built by Johann Pfeiffer around 1881 and began operation on 6 January 1882. It operated under several owners with various modifications until it closed in 1966. Photographed on 19 July 2023.
INNESTON HISTORIC TOWNSHIP Established in 1913 as a company town to mine gypsum, the ruins are located in Innes National Park on Yorke Peninsula, South Australia. Photographed on 29 June 2023.
BENDIGO ART GALLERY Photographed on 17 May 2023 during a visit to this very popular regional gallery in Victoria.
AT THE CONVENT GALLERY A visit to the Convent Gallery in Daylesford, Victoria. The Gallery has been described as "the most beautiful art gallery in Australia". Photographed on 10 May 2023
NATIONAL GALLERY OF AUSTRALIA Canberra, Australian Capital Territory Photographed on 4 April 2023 The NGA is currently undergoing renovations - some of the galleries were closed
THE ASSAYER'S HOUSE The Assayer's House and Office (1863). Photographed 14 April 2021 The house is now in the process of being renovated by the current owner.
THE COAST AT BEACHPORT Coastal drive at Beachport, south-east South Australia. Photographed on 10 September 2021
OLD BUTTER AND CREAM FACTORY Located in Penola, South Australia Photographed on 4 February 2021
CUDLEE CREEK FIRES On 20 December 2019 a series of devastating fires broke out in the Adelaide Hill, causing much destruction. The area was declared safe on 20 January 2020. Here are my impressions of the aftermath. Photographed on 24 January 2020.
BAY OF FIRES, TASMANIA Photographed on 19 November 2018 during a holiday in Tasmania and some wild and woolly weather.
PORT ARTHUR HISTORIC SITE, TASMANIA A second visit to this wonderful and moving place. An horrific chapter in Australian history - so much atmosphere - so many memories. Photographed on 27 November 2018