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Farming families

Farming families

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Tony and Marja Jarvis
Tony's great grandfather selected the central part of the property in the 1860s ...

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Neil and Bernice Mitchell
The Mitchell family have been farming in this upper Murray area for over three generations ...

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Alan Ashworth
Alan is only the second owner of this property, which he bought with his wife in the 1970s ...

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Max and Pam McKimmie
Max's parents bought the 468 acre property in 1940. The family now own about 600 hectares (1482 acres) ...

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David and Emma Nankervis
David and Emma Nankervis run the family dairy farm, Wattle Grove, with David's parents, Barry and Pam ...

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Ron and Doreen Briggs
President of the North-east Victorian Cattleman's association, Ron managed to get the original run on the Bogong High Plains in 1956 ...

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Loretta Carroll
Loretta Carroll comes from a long line of the Carroll family who settled in the Mudgegonga area in the 1800s ...

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Roy, Leanne and Helen Hamilton
Bogandillan has been in the Hamilton family for over 70 years. When Roy and Leanne first came to Bogandillan the property was 4000 acres ...

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Henry and Rita Hilton
Henry and Rita Hilton are one of the few farming couples in the Stanley area that are still positive about the future ...