Author Archives: aacoroad
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
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
The 2013 Walk Booklet Here it is THE NEW WALK BOOKLET….. Down load it now!
If you know anything about this topic and have something to add, I’d welcome your input. Please correct any errors too. Joseph Pennington I’m jotting this down with the thought that I ought to explore this story sometime. Joseph Pennington … Continue reading
THE 2012 WALK TO TAHLEE. SORRY EVERYBODY! The 2012 walk has had to be postponed until FEBRUARY 2013. There are a number of reasons, avaiability of guides and other clashing events. We hope that the weather will be slightly cooler … Continue reading
CLICK HERE… This extended article contains original research on No.1 Farm. It ties together the whole exciting story of the farm, together with its tragedies and surprises!
The Story So Far…… Well you should know a fair bit about The Old AACo Road from Karuah to Tahlee(et v.v.) by now. However, if you’ve looked at The First Walk Booklet back in 2010, you’ll see that back then, … Continue reading
What Can You See? Following the logic that the early maps indicate that there was some pretty feverish activity at the top of Yalimbah Creek, let’s look there! These days, the luxury of Google Earth pictures lets us … Continue reading
Further Clues … What do the documents say? As is mentioned above, one of the fascinating aspects of The Australian Agricultural Company for historians is the paper trail that was left. Not only were despatches regularly sent back and … Continue reading
CONGRATULATIONS!! On Sunday 20th November another successful KARUAH HERITAGE WALK took place. Our congratulations and thanks to all who assisted in making this walk a special occasion. Special thanks to all the volunteers-those doing the many registrations, those preparing the … Continue reading