Category Archives: Latest News

Insight into the life of a Japanese farmer


On Sunday I had the pleasure of helping on the BBQ provided by the Rotary Club of Port Lincoln, for […]

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More News from London


This week marks the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo – one of the most decisive battles of European […]

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Solace under a leafy canopy


Although the other day saw a most welcome shower of rain at Nyroca (1.5mm) it was just enough to settle […]

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Honourable Arthur Mornington Whyte


The Honourable Arthur Mornington Whyte AM, passed away in Adelaide on 15 December, aged 93, after a most interesting and […]

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Sources other than Google


A couple of years’ ago, Nyroca Scout Camp was presented with the centenary edition of Rudyard Kipling’s writings – some […]

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10th Wangary Fire Anniversary


Whenever we experience a very hot day, with a strong, blustery north wind, one cannot but be reminded of January […]

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Overlanders head to Nyroca


There has been an obvious upsurge over recent months of overlanders and tourists generally making the trek down to the […]

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A Rusticated Lifestyle


One of the great joys of living a rusticated lifestyle, is to witness the various animals engaged in the reproductive […]

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Matthew Flinders & John Franklin


I have just completed reading two recently published biographies:  ‘Eyre,the Forgotten Explorer,’ and ‘Flinders, the Man who Mapped Australia’. I […]

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Alcoholics Anonymous Weekend at Nyroca


A couple of weeks’ ago, Alcoholics Anonymous held a weekend camp at Nyroca, with about 25 participants. Organised by the […]

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