A wide veranda keeps this South Australian homestead cool and shady during the day. ACxx

The Rowe family controls a vast swathe of South Australian pastoral land from their homestead on historic Princess Royal station.

Lovely entry. dustjacket attic: Interiors | Country Home

I love the stained glass with white. Totally pops the front entrance. Katoomba country home, Blue Mountains, NSW//Country Style photography Sharyn Cairns.

The beautiful gardens at ‘Glenmore House‘ in rural NSW. Photo – Daniel Shipp. Production – Georgina Reid / The Planthunter on thedesignfiles.net

The door from the house to the garden is flanked by a pair of bay trees (Laurus nobilis). Symmetrical placement of pots provides a subtle sense of formality. Photo – Daniel Shipp, production – Georgian Reid / The Planthunter.

Wattle, mohair, designed by Jenny Kee, Australia 1977.   Photo: Sue Stafford

Mohair long jumper dresses were IN! Wattle, mohair, designed by Jenny Kee, Australia Photo: Sue Stafford

Australian rose garden    typical country veranda

Australian rose garden

Sooty (front), Baby Puss and Tiger (at rear) enjoy the shade on the concrete verandah that links the newer and original.