Shearing at Woodside Farm.

Photo 0030a. Shearing at ‘Woodside Farm’, home of Francis and Treaza Culley (nee Cox). Taken before 1908. Located between Aldinga and Sellicks Hill. Francis Culley

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Beneath our Feet

“Slate is everywhere in evidence in Willunga: … culverts are topped, bottomed and sided by it, bridges and waterways lined by it …”              Southern

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A Tragic Day

Star of Greece figurehead, SA Maritime Museum, Joyce West 2018 marks the 130th anniversary of the wreck of the Star of Greece. For information on

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The Rapture of Billy

A striking painting of slate quarryman Billy Lock, titled The Rapture of Billy, now greets visitors to Willunga Slate Museum. It has recently been acquired

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Hawker’s Stumps

Modern day motorists who suffer the undulating stretch of road between McLaren Vale and Willunga should spare a thought for the saga of Hawker’s stumps,

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Surprising Find!

A very early sketch of Willunga has recently been discovered among a collection of documents at Flinders University. The accompanying notes suggest that it originates

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