Sometimes the decorating gods just send you a big fat 'Yes!'. Unanimous feedback (thank you all!) - go for a tram scroll and customise it with local farm names to make it meaningful. A wonderful friend, Miss C, was well ahead of me on this one. She emailed me a photo of her tram scroll, customised with all the towns and suburbs she has lived in (and it's fabulous that they can fill a scroll, Miss C, it shows how worldly you are). This is hers below:
I married a farmer and also said "I do" to a farmhouse... the house on Chambers. Determined to deliver our home from it's drab 80's styling, I set about designing a simple, understated, and modern Australian farmhouse.