We've owned the farming property near Heywood for over 40 years but we no longer live there, just visit a few times a year. We were there several weeks ago and I just happened to look more closely at the internal walls of a garage on the property.
|Evidence that the timber has been recycled from an earlier building.|
I used the resources of Trove to date the newspapers and found a spread of nearly twenty years from 1901 through to 1921.
|The article refers to a court case in July 1901 in Yackandandah |
but I couldn't find the exact matching article.
|Hamilton Spectator 25 September 1917 (See newspaper image below)|
|Hamilton Spectator 25 February 1917. (See photo above)|
|Hamilton Spectator, 24 February 1917. (See photo below.)|
|Hamilton Spectator 24 February 1917 covered by a layer of wallpaper. (See newspaper image above.)|
Maybe it looked something like this hut at Beaudesert in Queensland.
|Slab hut, Beaudesert, Queensland.|