Category Archives: Agriculture

The Machine Age.

From time to time I’ll be adding more pix to this entry as I come across more of the weird and wonderful machines we use!

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Port Adelaide

Port Adelaide has a long history – the “Troubridge” serviced Kangaroo Island and many of the Gulf Ports until being discontinued. For more information on the “Troubridge”, go to this Website in the Gallery.

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Laura…And Surrounding Districts.

Laura is a lovely town, some 2-3 hours drive to the north of Adelaide. The surrounding farmlands were devastated by the drought that occurred in the late 1860’s, despite the warnings from Surveyor General, George Goyder, who said that the bumper … Continue reading

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Hidden Places

Rear entrances to buildings in the Adelaide CBD. As you can see, they were loading areas, and one has been bricked up. For quite some time, by the look of it. Other hidden places need to found by looking out, … Continue reading

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Carrick Hill

Once the home of the Hayward Family, Carrick Hill was bequeathed to the people of South Australia by its builder, Sir Edward Hayward. Sir Edward was also the guiding hand behind the inauguration of the world-famous Christmas Pageant. These Pix … Continue reading

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Mt. Torrens

These are some of the houses in the town of Mt. Torrens about 50 kilometres east of Adelaide.

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