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Perfect Weather for Anlaby Open Garden Weekend 2017 Anlaby Open Garden 2017 - Our Head Gardener, Ryan with visitors to the garden
We couldn’t get much better weather than this weekend to have had our Open Garden Weekend, it was very special. Thank you to all who came and visited and shared in the weekend. Here are a few photos from Saturday.

An Historic Yarn Stephanie Field with Anlaby Merino Sheep in Background - Advertiser Article - Photo Tom Huntley
Westfield’s 2017 winter campaign was photographed at the historic Anlaby Station in the Mid North of South Australia, much to the delight of owners Andrew Morphett and Peter Hayward. A collaboration with The Woolmark Company bought together wool growing families from two states, including an International Model Stephanie Field, and stories of the history ...

This Old Bush Story Makes a Great Yarn Anlaby Station in the Adelaide Advertiser - This Old Bush Story Makes a Great Yarn
Historic Anlaby Station in the Mid North of South Australia has been operating for 178 years and much more recent owners, Andrew Morphett and Peter Hayward were delighted to host a fashion shoot for Westfield’s 2017 winter campaign. What a fascinating story there is to tell of how the collaboration with ...

Westfield Winter Fashion Shoot at Anlaby Anlaby Wool - Westfield Winter Fashion - Group Shot
Beautiful Anlaby Station, placed in history as one of Australia’s oldest Merino studs is currently featuring in the ‘Westfield’ and ‘The Woolmark Company’s winter fashion campaign, celebrating Australian Merino Wool. Anlaby Station and Homestead was the special location for the Westfield Winter Fashion shoot recently. This occasion was the result of a ...

‘From Little Things Big Things Grow’ feature on ‘The Source’ online
The Woolmark Company’s “The Source” online publication has featured the Anlaby Story of humble beginnings back in 1839 through to the present, 176 years later as Anlaby continues to be a significant piece of South Australia’s history. Current owners of Anlaby, Andrew Morphett and Peter Hayward keenly preserve Anlaby’s untouched history, yet embrace new ideas ...

Anlaby Shearing Shed Video
We have just uploaded a great video of the other week’s shearing at Anlaby, We hope you enjoy it Video showing shearing Merino Sheep in Anlaby’s Historic Shearing Shed. Check out more about our Merino Stud on this page,

New book on Anlaby launched
Anlaby A Beautiful Step Back in Time To coincide with our tenth anniversary of owning Anlaby, Peter has written a book about our time here and about some of the history of the property. The book traces much of the 10 year  journey from the first time that we looked at the property, ...

Anlaby feature in ‘Beyond the Bale’
Australian Wool Innovation Ltd’s highly sort after magazine ‘Beyond the Bale – Profit from Wool Innovation’ has just released their Issue 58 – March 2014 edition and Anlaby has a great feature story in it. The story ‘Woolgrowers diversify income’ focuses on how Anlaby owners, Andrew Morphett and Peter Hayward have ...



 



 
 

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Anlaby Video Featured in Spring Carnival Gardens 2017 Anlaby Open Garden 2017 - Relaxing amid the flowers
Just before the Melbourne Cup Carnival, Seasol, in partnership with the Flemington Racecourse and Victoria Racing Club, ran a promotion called the ‘Seasol Spring Carnival Gardens Tour’. Anlaby was selected as one of the featured gardens, and a video produced which people could  vote for Anlaby by voting BAROSSA. At the time there was an opportunity ...

Anlaby Announce 2017 Open Gardens for 14th-15th Oct Anlaby Open Garden Banner Picture
Anlaby are proud to announce that the 2017 Open Gardens weekend at Anlaby will be on the weekend of the 14th-15th October 2017. The weekend is always a very busy one, with lots of highlights and activities, so book the date early, as we look forward to seeing you here. MORE DETAILS AS WE ...

Successful Anlaby Open Gardens 2016 on 8th-9th Oct despite weather
Please note that this is a post about our previous Open Garden. You can be sure we will let you know when we have the next one. We had all kinds of weather extremes – leading up the the open weekend, So it was a great rush to have the gardens looking nice. Visitor comments ...

The Anlaby performance of the Mikado – 5th March 2016
The Anlaby performance of the Mikado Presented by Anlaby and Co-Opera in collaboration with the Gilbert & Sullivan Society of SA Performed on 5th March 2016 It is hard to imagine that in 1885, when the first performance of Gilbert & Sullivan’s, The Mikado was first being staged in London, a flock of 60,000 ...

Matthew Flinders memorial statue unveiled by Prince William HRH The Duke of Cambridge received a gift of an Anlaby Pure Wool Merino Baby Blanket for HRH Prince George of Cambridge
Matthew Flinders was born in Donington, Lincolnshire 16 March 1774 and died 19 July 1814. He was an English naval officer and one of the most iconic explorers in Australian history. Flinders was the first to circumnavigate the island of Tasmania (then called Van Die men’s Land) and later the mainland of Australia. Flinders ...

‘Madam Butterfly’ to celebrate Anlaby’s 175th Anniversary
This year Anlaby will hold A Gala Performance of ‘Madam Butterfly’ as part of it’s celebrations For Anlaby’s 175th Anniversary. Read more…

Madame Butterfly 2014
Bookings button removed as event is over – a grand success! Anlaby 175th Anniversary Gala Performance, Anlaby Quadrangle Series & Co-Opera present MADAM BUTTERFLY Saturday 12th April 2014 from 5pm (for Dinner) with performance at 7:00pm Experience the emotion of Puccini’s opera staged under the stars in the unique setting of the Anlaby quadrangle and celebrate 175th Anniversary ...