Bluey (Herbert) Hymus and his father were allocated land south east of Beacon in 1927. They were also involved in sandalwood harvesting.
Danny Ross was a neighbour to the Hymus family. Here is a wonderful photo of Danny standing on his combine behind his team of 7 horses.
Draught horses resting after a day of heavy work
The McCormick tractor pictured here belonged to the Hymus family. Bert Hymus is driving. This tractor has recently been restored by the Men’s Shed in Beacon in 2015