Historical information

This a copy of an original photo supplied by Lachlan Macalister in 2013. The photo is evidence of local children from farms in the Orbost district attending an Orbost Show. The calves are dairy calves and all of the handlers are children. Orbost is a farming area with dairying and cropping.


An early photo of children at the Orbost Show.

Physical description

This b/w photo is of a group of children and their calves at the Orbost Show. In the background is a large crowd of people and a tent.

Inscriptions & markings

Written onto the photo and below the photo are these words: Aenis Leatham, Marie Colson, Penel Yantses, Sylvia Field, George Leatham, Cathie Kelly, Ruby Joy, Walter Webb, Joe Webb