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  • Rawlinna station : Rawlinna station located remotely 400kms east of Kalgoorlie in the Nullarbor region postcode 6434 currently the largest sheep station in ... read story
  • MinMin: The existence on min-min lights has been well known by "westerners" and for many years the cause of ... read story
  • Our Home: For a couple of years our home breed cattle (Hereford) built saw mill cutting cypress pine and hard wood grew ... read story
  • Recived stock from Chatsworth Station Qld: 1958 moved 1200 cows in calf (Zebu) from Chatsworth Station Boulia to Kynuna then onto Millungera Station via Julia ... read story
  • Stock on the move: 1958 moved 1200 cows in calf (Zebu) to Kynuna then onto Millungera Station via Julia Creek Qld see book "... read story
  • Paid for seven jobs: Mr. Lloyd hire me to do seven jobs in a week that went for a month or more 1 ... read story
  • Closer to Town of Blackall: 1968 wife took ill at Blair Gowrie doctor wanted her closer to Blackall Sumnervale was own by the Howe family ... read story
  • Just 17: 1957 found my self in Kynuna got a job working for John Markwell his parents own a sheep station called ... read story

Rawlinna station (10 October 2016)

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Rawlinna Map of property paddock sizes in square kilometres

Rawlinna station located remotely 400kms east of Kalgoorlie in the Nullarbor region postcode 6434 currently the largest sheep station in the world managed by Michael Simmons and overseen by Dennis Nash carrying 23000 breeding ewes lambing 50to 90percent at lamb marking and shearing 70000 head on 10, 000sqkms(2,5million acres) of bluebush saltbush and scrub land plains owned and operated by jumbuck pastoral Co. Employing mostly young Australians and also backpackers from all around the world to help with mustering and yard work all year round and employing up to 15 staff over shearing and also a shearing crew of just around. 30 members in a 16 stand Shearing shed at poondana homestead near the centre of the property

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