installed new aluminium windows, painted the outside of the historic building.
entertained school groups and eco-ed groups and scouts and cubs and tourists and ...
met lots of lovely tourists
tours and yarns and tall stories of many tourists while enjoying a lot of 4wd tracks, the gus-luck track;
old cob and co tracks; old dam tracks and prospectors tracks.
and lots of lovely sunsets
some water holes; rock holes; gnanna holes
Rowles Lagoon was really a sumpland in the 1920's, then a drought, then the cattle kicked up the dust,
then the heavy rains of 1925, then a lagoon was created. The miners help create a better lagoon with a condenser for water.
Leslie enjoyed papermaking with many tourist groups.
The Kalgoorlie Boulder Art group had a lovely weekend of papermaking and art.
Cuppa tea? and Chat and entertain John and Rita ; and Russell and Jean and friends
Lots of old sheep shearing and farm equipment, like this home made Crouching machine to hold the lambs
while the crown jewels were removed.
Some -6- Asian Plovers had a stop over on the unused RFDS airport, 1km west of the homestead. (Yes you
can fly on in with a small plane...1km long)
Found some nice breakaway country 40 km to NW of station. GPS available.
Bi-annual visit of the Bower bird made life amusing as he serenaded a 28 parrot.