Tagging along on the Dairy Road
An easy-grade stroll along the historical route of Dairy Road.
An easy stroll along the historical route of Dairy Road to unfold tales of a floodplain landscape. A two-mile stretch connecting stories across two million years (give or take 420 million). Dipping into Deep Time before returning to the last 200 years from Wool to Wetlands: the first Europeans – southern ‘Duntroon’ – Mill Flat, Creek, and Hill – Ploughing matches – Griffin geometry – the City Railway – two lost lakes – Wartime training – Soldier settlers – Fords, Floods and Food bowls – Turf – Wetlands.