From battlefields to farm backyards - the Furphy water cart is part of Aussie folklore

Chris McLennan
November 21 2023 - 1:00pm
The famous Furphy family business marks the 150th anniversary of its move from Kyneton in Victoria to Shepparton, where it is still operating today.
The famous Furphy family business marks the 150th anniversary of its move from Kyneton in Victoria to Shepparton, where it is still operating today.

Few Australian firms match the legendary status of J. Furphy and Sons.

Chris McLennan

Chris McLennan

National Rural Property Writer

ACM national rural property writer based in Bacchus Marsh, Victoria. Career journalist. Multi award winner.

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