HAPPY NEW YEAR

HAPPY NEW YEAR 2018!     Reports of “New Year’s Eve’ Pranks, in South Australian newspapers, go back to the late 1800s.  Practical jokes, usually attributed to ‘young bloods’, were popular in country towns when farm machines, gates, vehicles and sign posts were decorated or relocated.  Paint was used in variety of ways from putting the new year or messages on roads, on land marks and even … Continue reading HAPPY NEW YEAR

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LENSWOOD 100 BOOK

“That’s all for you!  From a post office a township grew – Lenswood 100 years” BACK AGAIN – WE HAVE PRINTED A LIMITED 3RD PRINT RUN OF THIS POPULAR BOOK. The story of the last 100 years of Lenswood.  Published by The Forest Range and Lenswood History Group to celebrate 100 years since the naming of Lenswood – 1917 – 2017. We sold all copies … Continue reading LENSWOOD 100 BOOK