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About aacoroad

This is the blog for The Old AACompany Road from Karuah to Tahlee. It contains information about walks on the road, history and other information.

A YEAR ON COOPLACURRIPA

A Young Teacher’s Experience on a Famous Cattle Station in the 1960s By David Benson Some Preliminary Information: I was posted to my first school in 1964. It was on a cattle station called Cooplacurripa. Just recently, part of my … Continue reading

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NO WALK IN 2016!!!

OUR SINCERE APOLOGIES, BUT THERE WON’T BE A WALK FROM KARUAH TO TAHLEE IN 2016. There will be one next year, but due to ill health and the press of events occurring at the same time as our planned date … Continue reading

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THE PRESENT STATE OF KARUAH, PORT STEPHENS – AN ABORIGINAL PERSPECTIVE

Here is a new booklet with an invitation to join in! We particularly welcome responses from Aboriginal readers.Present State Final This booklet takes a look at Robert Dawson’s encounters with the First Australians in the 1820s. Dawson was the first … Continue reading

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THE 2015 WALK BOOKLET

The Permanent Walk Booklet Update aaaWell here it is! This is the online version of the first professionally published Walk Booklet. It’s been updated and extended. The hard copy will be on sale with the Walk for 2015 for $5 … Continue reading

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NEW WALK BOOKLET FOR 2015

This year, the Walk Booklet has been totally revised and will be professionally printed for the first time. It will be available for walkers and will go on sale at The Karuah Centre hopefully in March. It will be available … Continue reading

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THE 2015 WALK FROM KARUAH TO TAHLEE

Yes, it’s on again. We’re planning on¬†Sunday 19th April 2015. As usual, we’ll start gathering about 11.30am at Longworth Park beside the Cole Brothers Oyster operation. We’ll get into groups of about 15 people and set off with our guides. … Continue reading

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WALK TO TAHLEE THE VIDEO!!

If you’d like to have a look at snippets from the 2014 Walk to Tahlee, try this link ¬†[IMG]http://i1355.photobucket.com/albums/q709/Jack_Drake/th_TheWalk-KaruahtoTahlee_zps3c957a6b.jpg[/IMG][/URL]

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