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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.

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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THE 2013 WALK BOOKLET

The 2013 Walk Booklet Here it is THE NEW WALK BOOKLET….. Down load it now!

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Joseph Pennington’s Unfinished Story

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

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THE 2012 WALK TO TAHLEE

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

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NO. 1 FARM …. THE LATEST

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!

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The Truth About No.1 Farm!

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

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STORY NO.2

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

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STORY NO.3

  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

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THE 2011 WALK TO TAHLEE A WORD FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT

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

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