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(4 pictures)
Picture relating to Barcaldine - titled 'Bullock teams carrying wool bales to the railway station at Barcaldine, ca. 1906'
Picture relating to Warwick - titled 'Devitt family home in Warwick, Queensland, 1906'
Picture relating to Blackall - titled 'Bore at the Blackall Woolscour, Queensland, 1906'
Picture relating to Blackall - titled 'Christening of the Blackall Woolscour bore, Queensland, 1906'

Bullock teams carrying wool bales to the railway station at Barcaldine, ca. 1906

contributed by QldPics, taken in 1906
(contact QldPics about this picture)


Primary production is the major industry in the Barcaldine area, being wool, sheep and cattle. Barcaldine is situated 600 kms from Rockhampton at the coast and 750 kms from Mount Isa on the Northern Territory-Queensland border. Wool would have been sent back to Brisbane by rail over 1200 kms away.

This picture is also part of the following Bonzle photo collections: