This line is where the pastoral and farming lands meet. Mapped in 1865 by the Surveyor General—George Woodroffe Goyder.
Take the opportunity to observe the difference in vegetation. In the Morchard Hills, 5kms from Orroroo towards Wilmington, you will find a parking bay that is home to a monument dedicated to Goyder’s Line and GW Goyder. 5kms from Orroroo on Price Maurice Road towards Pekina, is home to the monument dedicated to the Commemoration of 150 Years of Goyder’s Line. This piece depicts GW Goyder leading his horse, as he would have done many times throughout the region while surveying Goyder’s Line. The same artist of this monument (Mr Dudley Siviour) is also the creator of the galvanised