“come out to Queen Vera later and help us yard these old cows” said #BossMan Easter Monday 13 April 2020. #BossMan, Kahnie, Tojo, and Ronald headed to Hedford early, gathering cows, calves and weaners together. Scotty to join them about 10am to help in the channels of the 9mile Queen Vera (beside Hedford, both north […]
A timeline of rain and floods, from my Ann Britton Photography Facebook page From 31 October 2018 to 2 April 2019 Including March 2018 flood Ann Britton Photography 31 October 2018 · You can all give thanks to Jan Adermann for this post LOL Tis really not a poem as such, but words strung together in a poem […]
Flood 29th March, Dust 30th March, Ice 1st April, no April Fool joke Just before 7pm Thursday 28th March the Burke Bridge at Boulia started to go under, by flood water. We had known at Goodwood, for a few days, we were in for a good flood. We had received 87mm of rain over the […]
#BossMan sat up all last night and didn’t go to sleep until he felt the peak had arrived. Harin, the BSC Works Managers did the same, I am sure. There is now water from the front of the Goodwood house to in front of the service station in Boulia. A good 10km as the crow flies. […]
Marginal Country……that’s what we live in, meaning, in part, rain is marginal…… we live in a 8-9 inch (200-225mm) rainfall country, so we don’t ask for much. You look after the land out here when it dries off, wait for the rain, and the land will respond, green, seeding grasses that dry off, but still full of goodness.
We have been blessed with storm rain in some paddocks. #BossMan and I measured 20mm at Scarsdale Lagoon Solar 12 January obviously there has been more rain before this. We had to park car away from rain gauge as the ground was so boggy. On 17 January #BossMan measured another 20mm During my bore run […]