This is the farm property we own at St. Albans, north of Sydney, 20km beyond the Hawkesbury on the way to the Hunter Valley. It is the oldest land grant in the area, dating back to 1823.
Our property is 50 acres, about half of it good pasture and the rest wild bushland. The Yengo National Park borders it on two sides, and in front is a lake with black swans, pelicans, ducks and herons.
An aerial view. Our paddocks go up the valley to the house at the top, beyond is National Park for miles.
Looking down on the lake from the crags above. It is a spectacularly narrow ridge with only one way down.
The youngest farmer - grandson Sebastian in January 2020.