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Cocky Capers

THE COCKATOOS There were cockies by the hundred in the old oak’s lofty limb, And their mealtime was a mêlée as the evening light grew dim. For they chomped with grand abandon in the forest of the leaves, And an avalanche of acorns rained around these raucous thieves. Now it seemed that table manners had been long ago forgot As the noisy winged marauders sought to eat the bloomin’.
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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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