Last Updated: May 25, 2015

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Black Rock’s charms sure to please

IT WAS the three Manifold brothers who first took up land at Purrumbete in 1839.

Nature on show at Harkaway

BABY owls on the driveway and crayfishing in your own creek are not the kind of things you see and do every day.

Pindanon Farm a great performer

WHAT’S one thing former PM John Howard, Foo Fighters singer Dave Grohl and German rock band Rammstein have in common?

Hideaway for the garden lover

Mirboo property for sale

THOSE looking for a private hideaway in the hills of South Gippsland should look no further.

Dive right into the lap of luxury

Dive right into the lap of luxury

TRANQUILITY is the name of the property at 58 Raftery Rd, Kialla, and it couldn’t be more apt.

Entertain in style and seclusion

Entertain in style and seclusion

JANE Nevile will miss the privacy of her beloved Kooringa when she goes.

A piece of Tuscany by the bay

A piece of Tuscany by the bay

SPECTACULAR Scarborough House, with its sweeping views of the You Yangs across Corio Bay, is for sale.

Rural retreat at Porepunkah

Rural retreat at Porepunkah

IF SELF-sufficiency and a low-impact lifestyle are your thing, this property in the beautiful Buckland Valley could be for you.

Top crops plus room to expand

Top crops plus room to expand

A LARGE-SCALE irrigation property offers the chance to step straight into a productive business or branch out into other enterprises.

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Pindanon Farm a great performer

PINDANON FARM Focus

WHAT’S one thing former PM John Howard, Foo Fighters singer Dave Grohl and German rock band Rammstein have in common?

Nature on show at Harkaway

Lachaby farm.
BABY owls on the driveway and crayfishing in your own creek are not the kind of things you see and do every day.

Prime Merino land close to town

Mt Stuart Station, Tibooburra, NSW
THERE are few stations where it’s possible to jog into town for an ice cream.

Somewhere under the rainbow

Somewhere under the rainbow
A PROPERTY in the Western District that has been the lifelong home of one farming family is up for grabs.

Black Rock’s charms sure to please

Black Rock’s charms sure to please
IT WAS the three Manifold brothers who first took up land at Purrumbete in 1839.

A quiet spot for retiring types

A quiet spot for retiring types
FOUR blank canvases within a 10-minute drive of Albury offer a unique chance for buyers.

Go organic at Tatong

Go organic at Tatong
DUNG beetles and sunshine have proven valued assets for Yvonne Noble and her late husband, Frank.

Life is sweet at Murrabit

Life is sweet at Murrabit
FIFTY years on the farm is enough for northern Victorian orchardist Chris Billing and wife Shirley.

Back to the future at Euroa

Back to the future at Euroa
THIS eco-friendly and architecturally unique home is perfect for family living in a rural environment.

Luxury Muckleford home for sale

Luxury Muckleford home for sale
SET on a high ridge that overlooks Mt Tarrengower is this luxurious lifestyle property.

Relax and getaway from it all

Relax and getaway from it all
IN the hinterland behind the world famous Twelve Apostles lies the perfect getaway.

Ex-dairy farm enjoys fat of land

770 Buffalo-Stony Creek Rd Stony Creek
A PERFECT piece of land for finishing cattle is on offer at Stony Creek near Leongatha.

Rare offering at Sandy Creek

Upper Sandy Creek
GETTING a slice of the country around Sandy Creek is rare.

Sitting pretty, high on the ranges

Sitting pretty, high on the ranges
THIS property, in the Strzelecki Ranges, is a delightful hill-top hideaway.

Space to spare in Bob’s dream

Space to spare in Bob’s dream
BOB Garner was unafraid to “think big” when it came to his 58ha property near Kilmore.

Ideal way to go bush

Ideal way to go bush
CAMPING on the Mitta Mitta River in East Gippsland was a welcome break for Shane and Angie Upton.

Life’s peachy at Mt Bruno

Life’s peachy at Mt Bruno
ED SMITH has spent a lifetime tending fruit trees — just like his father did — but he’s had enough.

Mighty Murray in your backyard

Boeill Creek property for sale
A BLOCK with Murray River frontage is hard to beat when it comes to lifestyle.

Living in style near Bendigo

442 Sedgwick Road, Sedgwick
SITTING on top of a hill, this large home and lifestyle property fits the bill for a family wishing to commute to Bendigo.

Pastoral spread a rare treasure

Pastoral spread a rare treasure
A NSW south coast property now for sale was once home to a traditional English village, producing milk, cheese and soft fruits.

Property has fine Scottish pedigree

Property has fine Scottish pedigree
HEARD the old stereotype of Scots being tight? Wallendibby puts paid to that one.

Wild dog baiting ditched

Wild dog baiting ditched

THERE will be no aerial baits for wild dogs dropped in Victoria this autumn.

The greatest league of all

WorkSafe Country Championships, Goulburn Valley FL V Geelong FL

GEELONG Football League faces another rematch in the Worksafe Country Championships next year.

Rice branch launched

Rice harvest pics

THE Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia has launched a Queensland branch to support northern farmers growing rice.

Claas CVT makes Aussie debut

Claas CVT makes Aussie debut

AUSTRALIA is about to get its first shipment of Arion tractors featuring the new Claas-developed CVT.

Wyche welcomes Wig’s snags

Wycheproof retail revival

WHILE towns across the nation feel the pinch of a decline in services, Wycheproof is cooking up its own storm.

Rain falls in ‘dribs and drabs’

Rain falls in ‘dribs and drabs’

IT HAS been called a “dribs and drabs” rain but most Victorian grain growers are now well into their sowing programs.