Photographs of Murray River places [PRG 1258/2] • Photograph

Camel team passing through Wilcannia

Camel team passing through Wilcannia

Camel team passing through a Wilcannia street, raising dust, hauling a covered load past a large residence.

Shipping near the Wilcannia Bridge

Shipping near the Wilcannia Bridge

Shipping tied up around the Wilcannia bridge, including loaded barges, and several paddle steamers, low river.

Wilcannia Hospital near the Darling River

Wilcannia Hospital near the Darling River

Wide view of the Wilcannia Hospital building, with a horse and cart outside on the street, a boy leaning on the fence.

Wilcannia Rowing Club boats on the water with onlookers

Wilcannia Rowing Club boats on the water with onlookers

Wilcannia Rowing Club, with four teams lined up, and several rowboats with onlookers.

Shipping at Wilcannia with bullock teams bringing wool

Shipping at Wilcannia with bullock teams bringing wool

Scene of bullock teams on the river bank at Wilcannia, with paddle steamers behind trees on the river, and wagon loaded high with wool for river transport.

Excursion group at Lake Woytchugga near Wilcannia

Excursion group at Lake Woytchugga near Wilcannia

Excursion group in horse-drawn vehicles at Lake Woytchugga, near Wilcannia.

Pumping station and water tower near Wilcannia

Pumping station and water tower near Wilcannia

Pumping station and water tower near Wilcannia, several people and a horse cart in front.

Wilcannia Bridge at low river prior to lifting gear being installed

Wilcannia Bridge at low river prior to lifting gear being installed

Wilcannia Bridge at Low River, prior to lifting gear being installed.

Wilcannia Bridge on the Darling with a barge in low river

Wilcannia Bridge on the Darling with a barge in low river

Wilcannia Bridge, with the stern of a barge, low river.

Wilcannia Bridge over the Darling in flood

Wilcannia Bridge over the Darling in flood

Wilcannia Bridge with River Darling flood waters almost up to it, viewed over the top of buildings higher up the river bank.

Loading supplies for the crossing to Narrung

Loading supplies for the crossing to Narrung

A small boat loading supplies for crossing Lake Alexandrina to Narrung, during 1917 flood.

Narrung Jetty with Point Malcolm in the distance

Narrung Jetty with Point Malcolm in the distance

Narrung Jetty with Point Malcolm in the distance, several men in top hats looking at a small yacht.

Narrung ferry approaching

Narrung ferry approaching

Narrung ferry transporting cars, approaching over the lake.

Narrung ferry at landing with the ferry operator at side

Narrung ferry at landing with the ferry operator at side

Narrung ferry at the landing with the ferry operator working at the side.

Remains of Narrung jetty

Remains of Narrung jetty

The remains of Narrung Jetty, with Point Malcolm in the distance opposite.

Remains of the Narrung Jetty with Point Malcolm opposite

Remains of the Narrung Jetty with Point Malcolm opposite

The remains of the Narrung Jetty with Point Malcolm opposite.

View of the Narrung landscape and low vegetation

View of the Narrung landscape and low vegetation

View of the low lying Narrung landscape and vegetation, a flat expanse without buildings or people.

P.S. Murray at Narrung Jetty

P.S. Murray at Narrung Jetty

Taken from 'P.S. Murray' high above the Narrung jetty, with people including children, waiting on the jetty below.

The store at Narrung during 1917 flood

The store at Narrung during 1917 flood

Narrung Store with water very close during 1917 flood, several men hammering stakes to mark the floodwaters.

Several men in small rowboats fishing at Narrung

Several men in small rowboats fishing at Narrung

Several men in small rowboats, including J.T. Jeffery standing, fishing at Narrung.

Point Malcolm lighthouse with visitors

Point Malcolm lighthouse with visitors

Point Malcolm Lighthouse, a man standing by the lantern and several others at the base.