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Local Area

Surrounding area are Mt. Field National Park, the historic town of Bothwell or Lake St Clair National Park. Half an hour northward is the heart of the Lake Country, south Florentine and Styx Valley's   Lake Meadow Bank, the Lake Country are great for trout fishing. Mt Field National Park. Lake St Clair National Park. Styx & Florentine Valley. Gorden River Pristine Wilderness. Hamilton surrounded in History with Open Gardens. Bothwell's History includes its famous: Oldest Golf CourseMuseum and Read more

Cawood Property

The old Marzetti property now owned by Robert D Paton, was for many years the property of George Clarence Nicholas, a son of Henric Nicholas. Henric was the son of Edward Nicholas who with 3 children, his brother William and three children emigrated to Van Diemen's Land from Wales per Grace in 1821. They were granted 1800 acres on the Clyde River which was named Nant (Bothwell) after their farm in Wales. Edward's son Henry or.
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John Glover

Glover is best known now for his paintings of the Tasmanian landscape. He gave a fresh treatment to the effects of the Australian sunlight on the native bushland by depicting it bright and clear, a definite departure from the darker "English country garden" paradigm. Note this example 'Patterdale Farm'. His treatment of the local flora was also new because it was a more accurate depiction of the Australian trees and scrubland. Glover noted the "remarkable peculiarity.
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