Greenvale Homestead, Willaura, was built in the early 1850s. The original selection covered more than 60,000 acres, with the Hopkins River running the length of the property. Greenvale is associated with several prominent Western District pioneers, firstly Irish immigrant Robert Adams who held the lease on the property in the late 1840s to early 1850s. A successful pastoralist, at his death in 1862 he left his Greenvale-born daughter £16,000. She was Anne Glenny Wilson (later Lady Wilson), a…

Greenvale Homestead, Willaura, was built in the early 1850s. The original selection covered more than 60,000 acres, with the Hopkins River running the length of the property. Greenvale is associated with several prominent Western District pioneers, firstly Irish immigrant Robert Adams who held the lease on the property in the late 1840s to early 1850s. A successful pastoralist, at his death in 1862 he left his Greenvale-born daughter £16,000. She was Anne Glenny Wilson (later Lady Wilson), a…

1956 Harvesting wheat near Willaura. Ararat. www.vicroads.vic.gov.au/centenary VicRoads Centenary 1913 - 2013.

1956 Harvesting wheat near Willaura. Ararat. www.vicroads.vic.gov.au/centenary VicRoads Centenary 1913 - 2013.

1956 Truck carting wheat on Willaura-Wickliffe Road near willaura. Ararat. VicRoads Centenary 1913-2013. www.vicroads.vic.gov.au/centenary

1956 Truck carting wheat on Willaura-Wickliffe Road near willaura. Ararat. VicRoads Centenary 1913-2013. www.vicroads.vic.gov.au/centenary

Canola Crop at Willaura near de Grampians, Victoria_ Australia

Canola Crop At Willaura Near The Grampians, Victoria, Australia

Canola Crop at Willaura near de Grampians, Victoria_ Australia

An earlier view of Narrapumelap homestead when its restoration had just begun.

An earlier view of Narrapumelap homestead when its restoration had just begun.

Wickliffe, Victoria, Australia.

Wickliffe, Victoria, Australia.


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