Yester Grange is believed to have been designed by James Barnet Jnr., the son of the New South Wales Colonial Architect, James Barnet, who designed the GPO in Martin Place, the facade of Customs House at Circular Quay, The Australian Museum and many other fine buildings we enjoy today including most of the Post Offices, Court Houses and Police Stations in the large country towns of NSW. (built 1898-1891)
I had to pin this - I could find nothing Australian in the history section - I am fixing the situation! Volunteer fire fighters spray the blazing ruins of homes in Wentworth Falls during the fires (by National Archives of Australia - 1957)
Whispering Pines Wentworth Falls. Whispering Pines Chalet was built for the Reverend Stephen Childe and family of North Sydney in 1898 as a country summer house. It was home to his son Vere Gordon Childe, one of the world´s most famous and eminent prehistorians. It is now a guest house.
No study is complete without a map - I looked at this one and knew immediately who had drawn it without reading to the bottom of the page. She always followed the map rules - actually she probably made most of them up!