Our Industry

Current industries in the region are fruit growing and wine grape production.  However in the past timber cutting and gold mining were strong.  Share your old photos of farming, information about the various saw mills or even invoices from old shops.

Apple growing

Timber cutting or Charcoal burning


Look through your collection and share your details with us.  View current topics at this link and places of interest at this link.

Gold miners at Forest Range.

Gold miners at Forest Range.

Charcoal burning

Charcoal burning

Timber cutting

Timber cutting

Lenswood Co-operative Coldstores

Lenswood Co-operative Coldstores

2 thoughts on “Our Industry

  1. Carolyn Packham says:

    I believe the second photo from the top is my great-uncle Tom East, I have a photo copy of this. My ancestors were in the timber trade from about 1845 (James East) so one of them may be in the third photo !.
    Carolyn Packham

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