Tag Archives: Charleville

So what is it like to have biodiversity on your land as a farmer / grazier?

Mate, have you woken up to Koala’s grumbling outside your bedroom windows? Have you moved echidna’s from out of your laundry, or raised a puggle? Have you had to get brown snakes out of your washing machine? Have you ever … Continue reading

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So it begins..”Mt Morris” Station and “her” people are introduced….

It is hard to know where to begin with our home, “Mt Morris” Station, Charleville Queensland. Throughout the research on this beautiful station, it is evident that so many people, so many families of bygone eras have all contributed in … Continue reading

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“Mt Morris” rainfall records…read more and learn more!

“Mt Morris” Station has been officially recording rainfall and river heights since 1886 – some 126 years “officially“! However some 20 years prior to this “official” recording there were also records kept. “Mt Morris” Station was settled in 1866, as … Continue reading

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Home Grown Human Protector – Mt Morris uniqueness strikes again!

“Giggard” on the hunt”! May 2012   Home grown human protector! Yep, that’s what we have here at home. I have written elsewhere about our resident “Giggard”. “Giggard” – who is a substantial sized goanna, earned his nick name from our … Continue reading

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Where the Murray Darling Basin Starts..

Today with much debate regarding the Murray Darling Basin Plan, it appears that our politicians, and arm chair environmentalists, have once again, disregarded the practicing environmentalists of the land. Here, on the left one can see the Langlo River, photographed … Continue reading

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Who said there are no Koala’s out west?

Senator Brown, Senator Brown, Senator Milne, Senator Milne, here I am, I am alive, and so are my cousins and family! My ancestors have survived the great droughts, the numerous bush fires, the raging floods thanks to our pet “graziers” that have diligently … Continue reading

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