Fyansford

Explorations

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Fyansford Explorations Blog Postings

(Listed in order with most recent posting at the top)

272.  What Fyansford means to me

268. The Moorabool trestle bridge

264 - 271. APC Transportation System 

263. Fyansford Ca 1850-60

262. And, now for something completely different

261. For Fellow LightSeekers

260. Nathan Cleasby-Jones Revisited

259. R.J.S. - Mystery photographer

258.  We all see things differently

255 - 256.  Andrew Colquhoun Series One & Two

252.  Another image under scrutiny

250.  Personal Musings Contd.

248 - 254. Hans-W Kawitzki's Encore series...

247. My "in-box"

246.  Getting to know you...

241 - 243.  Moorabool Re-routed ~ #1, #2, #3

238.  Surprise!

234 - 245.  Personal musings ~ #1, #2, #3, #4, #5, #6

227 - 230.  Same place : Different perspective

224.  A good story - A true story

221 - 222.  That one day a year - Halloween

219 - 244.  Fyansford Features - through the lenses of…

217.  The Power Station

214 - 218.  A little pocket of Fyansford (Blog One - Three)

205 - 213. Dianne Higgins' collection (Batches One to Seven)

203.  A lovely surprise ~ Dianne Higgins' paintings

201 - 211. Once upon a dreamtime (Moorabool River Blogs One to Seven)

195.  Stop Press!

192 - 200. Public houses in & around Fyansford

186 - 191. What's in a name?

180.  Mystery bridge

176 - 185. The Fyansford Chronicles

174.  A stitch in time 

168 - 175 The GerryKellie Martin Contributions~ All seven of them

162 - 167. Moorabool River - Alternate Perspectives

158 - 161. Drones over Fyansford

153 - 157. Wendy & Peceli's Blog

152. A problem-solving exercise

151. Have you a tale to tell?

146. Gone fishing!

144. The Fyansford Post Office

138-150. Evert van Dreven's Collection (Gallery One - Gallery Ten)

136. Anyone for tennis

135. Fyansford ~ 88 years ago

134. Hey! I'm just throwing this out there.

133 - 137. En-route to Fyansford Primary

132.  So you liked the "Airspy" Collection

131.  All feedback acted upon...

130.  Not a lone pine ~ but one of many

127.  Not a stretch of the imagination...

125.  An old conundrum solved

124 - 129.  The Airspy "Fyansford" Collection (Series 1 - 4)

122 - 123.  Andreas ~ Photographer & historian

92 - 121. Under the Spotlight

91. Ever so occasionally...

90. Playing with maps

89. The old Swan Inn - reborn

88. Many hands make light work

87. Geelong in Historic Pictures

86. We're back...

85. Testing a new resource

84. Here today! Gone tomorrow!

83. My apologies! I digressed... 

82. Gold nuggets, like boulders in a field, eventually rise to the surface

81. Welcome Stranger

80. I love a person with passion

79. Serendipity! I love it.

78. I always appreciate feedback

77. ANZAC Day

76. Early Victorian Press

75. Buckley's Chance

74. Geelong Advertiser - Great source of information

73. So you think you've had it bad

72. Fyansford Chronicles: Barwon Blog

71. First Victorian Vineyards

70. Reminiscences from Geelong Ca 1835

69. Can't help but smile... 

68. Catching butterflies with Magic

67. And now for something very different

66. Left high-n-dry...

65. 2018 ~ In Review

64. Apologies...

63. Black Bullo Ridge Revisited

62. 150-220 McCurdy Road

61. First photoshoot without Magic

60. At last!

59. When Dr Who dropped by...

58. A decidedly unique read

57. My walking companion, Magic

56. Pinnacle Newtown

55. Halloween 2018

54. A Fyansford Cement Works Museum slideshow

53. Geelong Cement Retirees' Museum

52. Top meeting with Evert van Dreven

51. Charles Daniel Pratt ~ Photographer

50. I loved "Biggles" as a kid

49. More than just dust on the clothesline

48. Step pyramid of Fyansford

47. Monier Thoroughfare

46. Black Bull Ridge (revisited)

45. And, what am I bid?

44. Earthworks underway

43. Amazing how things change

42. Progress down by the river

41. Strange how things happen

40.  Gone but not forgotten

39.  Fyansford Bridges Revisited 

38. Fyansford Building Blocks

37. Yet another Fyansford conundrum

36. Major earthworks underway...

35. Hmmm! I wonder...

34. Not long now...

33. Programmed

32. Classic old postcard

31. The countdown begins...

30. Moorabool River Parklands

29. Gen Fyansford - West End

28. Great Promotional Library

27. Busy Times

26. Great Escape

25. Street names ~ Origin

24. Just my opinion, but...

23. Interested in photography?

22. Why is this seat so b..... small?

21. Stop Press

20. Great for kids-n-adults

19. The Old Swan Hotel

18. Go, Fyansford!

17. No smart phones back then...

16. That's Progress!

15. One Great guy

14. Another frosty one...

13. Nearby Rec-Resources...

12. Our Moorabool looks great ~ 

11. Gotta be mad, Magic!

10. Where once there was rich black soil ...

9.   So! Who was Luke?

8.   Crossing the Moorabool at Fyansford

7.   Not long now...

6.   Pronunciation???

5.   Brrrr!

4.  't will be worth the wait...

3.   Share your memories

2.   My Fyansford Post Office Conundrum

1.   Fyansford.com needs your help...

Fyansford Explorations Index of Postings 

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Historic Fyansford

Fyansford.com needs your help (1)

Fyansford Post Office Conundrum (2)

Share your memories (3)

Crossing the Moorabool at Fyansford (8)

Where once there was rich black soil (10)

One Great guy (15)

No smart phones back then... (17)

Go, Fyansford! (18)

The Old Swan Hotel (19)

Stop Press (21)

Street Names ~ Origin (25)

Great Escape (26)

Classic old postcard (32)

Yet another Fyansford conundrum (37)

Fyansford Building Blocks (38)

Fyansford Bridges Revisited  (39)

Gone but not forgotten (40)

Strange how things happen (41)

I loved Biggles as a kid (50)

Charles Daniel Pratt ~ Photographer (51)

Geelong Cement Retirees' Museum (53)

Fyansford Museum slideshow (54)

A decidedly unique read (58)

When Dr Who dropped by (59)

150-220 McCurdy Road (62)

And now for something very different (67)

I can't help but smile... (69)

Reminiscences from Geelong Ca 1835 (70)

First Victorian Vineyards (71)

So you think you've had it bad (73)

Great Source - Protestant Asylum (74)

A Buckley's Chance (75)

Early Victorian Press (76)

I always appreciate feedback (78)

Serendipity! I love it. (79)

They eventually rise to the surface (82)

My apologies! I digressed... (83)

Here today. Gone Tomorrow (84)

We're back... (86)

Geelong in Historic Pictures (87)

Many hands make light work (88)

Ever so occasionally... (91)

Under the Spotlight (92-121)

Andreas ~ Photographer & historian (123)

The Airspy Fyansford Collection (124-129)

An old conundrum solved (125)

Not a stretch of the imagination (127)

Not a lone pine ~ but one of many (130)

All feedback acted upon (131)

So you liked the "Airspy" Collection (132)

En-route to Fyansford Primary (133-137)

Hey! I'm just throwing this out there (134)

Fyansford 88 years ago (135)

Anyone for tennis (136)

Evert van Dreven's Collection (138-150)

The Fyansford Post Office (144)

A problem-solving exercise (152)

The GerryKellie Martin Contributions (168+)

The Fyansford Chronicles (176-185)

Mystery bridge (180)

What's in a name? (186-191)

Public Houses in & around Fyansford (192+)

Once upon a dreamtime... (201-211)

The Power Station (217)

Fyansford Ca 1850-60 (263)

APC Transportation System (264-271)

Contemporary Fyansford

Pronunciation??? (6)

So! Who was Luke? (9)

Our Moorabool looks great~ (12)

Amazing how things change (43)

Earthworks underway (44)

And, what am I bid? (45)

Black Bull Ridge (46)

Monier Thoroughfare (47)

Step pyramid of Fyansford (48)

More than dust on the clothesline (49)

Top meeting with Evert van Dreven (52)

Black Bull Ridge Revisited (63)

2018 ~ In Review (65)

Left high-n-dry (66)

ANZAC Day (77)

Testing a new resource (85)

The old Swan Inn - reborne (89)

Playing with maps (90)

Great views (93)

Gone fishing! (146)

Have you a tale to tell? (151)

Wendy & Peceli's Blog (153-157)

Drones over Fyansford (158-161)

Moorabool River -  Perspectives (162-167)

A stitch in time... (174)

Stop Press! (195)

Dianne Higgins' Collection (205  - 213)

A little pocket of Fyansford (214 - 218)

Through the lenses of…(219-244)

That one day a year (221 - 222)

A good story (224)

Same place : Different perspective (227+

Personal musings #1 - #6 (234 - 245)

Moorabool Re-routed (241 -  243)

Getting to know you... (246)

My "in-box" (247)

The Encore Series (248 - 254)

Personal Musings Cont. (250)

Another image under scrutiny (252)

Andrew Colquhoun (255-256)

I love Christmas (257)

We all see things differently (258)

R.J.S. Mystery photographer (259)

Nathan Cleasby-Jones revisited (260)

For Fellow LightSeekers (261)

And, now for something different (262)

The Moorabool trestle bridge (268)

What Fyansford means to me (272)

Gen Fyansford

'Twill be worthy the wait (4)\

Brrrr! (5)

Not long now... (7)

Gotta be mad, Magic! (11)

Nearby Rec-Resources (13)

Another frosty one (14)

That's Progress (16)

Great for kids-n-adults (20)

Why is this seat so b..... small? (22)

Interested in photography? (23)

Just my opinion, but... (24)

Busy Times (27)

Great Promotional Library (28)

Gen Fyansford ~ West End (29)

Moorabool River Parklands (30)

The Countdown begins (31)

Programmed (33)

Not long now (34)

Hmmm! I wonder... (35)

Major earthworks underway (36)

Progress down by the river (42)

Halloween 2018 (55)

Pinnacle Newtown (56)

Magic (57)

At last! (60)

First photoshoot without Magic (61)

Apologies (64)

Catching Butterflies with Magic (68)

Fyansford Chronicles (72)

I love a person with passion (80)

Welcome Stranger! (81)