~ Mikkira Cottage Eyre Peninsula ~
Mikkira Station Cottage is an 1842 restored homestead
reminicent of an early Irish or Scottish semi-thatched roof dwelling
featuring on its northern wall, two limestone washed chimneys.
This cottage featured in the television production of
I can imagine winter spent in this cosy cottage
with it's thick walls keeping in the warmth from the
two wood fires with a pot of stew simmering on the stove.
Billy tea and damper eaten huddled together
along the wooden bench table
Life would have been reasonably comfortable.
Unfortunately summer would tell a different story!