Wedderburn Today

Wedderburn is a sleepy farming Hamlet (Pop 900) approximately 225Km NW of Melbourne on the Calder Highway. With a rich Goldfields history Wedderburn is part of Victoria's "Golden Triangle". Gold is still found here. The locals grow Wheat, Canola and Baa-Lambs. It is the Antithesis of St. Kilda and the Melbourne CBD but has its own charm. Here I will attempt to post (hopefully) frequent portraits of daily life in Wedderburn.

Sunday, February 26, 2006

Night Light

When the Power goes of in Wedderburn, as it frequently does... We have the technology. Posted by Picasa


Blogger perle de rosée said...

Such a lamp where in my grandmother's house. Also for electricity outages like there were many at this time (the fiftys). But such petroleum lamps are beautiful. But when it burns it is a petroleum smell in the air.

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