Welcome to the world of Jack Riley, 1841-1914.

The names of the runs of the Upper Murray region (From Jean Carmody's book "The Early Days of the Upper Murray", Shoe-String Press, 1981).


Jack Riley is one of the leading candidates for Banjo Patterson’s famous character of the Man from Snowy River.

The Upper Murray was the breeding place for Walers. These horses were sent to India for military use.


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