The roustabout throwing the fleece at the shearing shed. The others clean up the fleece and sweep up the dags. Pat is the wool classer in the blue shirt. He is 83 years old and still puts in a full days work.
shearing shed sheep fleece farm roustabout
Well captured again Helen.
Thanks Al, I had fun taking photos of these characters.
Ooohh… great shot Helen!!! :D
Thank you again my friend… xxx
I hope Pat is doing it because he wants to and because he has to. What a great old bloke.
Yes Al he just loves the smell of the woolsheds! Has been doing it all his life. Will drop in the harness I suspect…Thanks Buddy!
Beautiful capture Helen…how lovely to have this on your doorstep….Linda
Hey Linda, yes I have a friend who is the shearer in the other shots. He has been taking me round to his various jobs. I have been meeting the best old Aussie characters.
No worries mate!!! xox
Awesome capture Helen! And go Pat go!!! Wow…Pat looks fantastic for 83. A misprint maybe. :)) Handsome man!!
His is single you know!!! And he is a real smoothie…
What a great shot Helen!!…Almost like a painting!…And way to go wool classer Pat! :)
Thank you dear friend… Pat is a goer! LOL
Now this one deserves a GOLD medal…what a ripper shot, I have thoroughly enjoyed viewing your little series here Helen…you lucky girl you! xxxx
I appreciate your praise my dear friend… makes me blush a little.It’s a fun day in the shearing sheds. You should find one to go to next season.
LOL Wow! I’m all the way in the USA! So far away Helen!
He isn’t computer literate either otherwise I would introduce you… LOL! xxx
Brilliant image Helen, you have amazing details and texture in here, well done …
Thank you so much Lyn, it was a fun day shooting all the different scenes.
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