Quilpie (Australia)

Type: City
Name: Quilpie (Australia)
Country: Australia
population: 2,278
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Colossal droving tale leaps to life

IMAGINE droving a mob of 11,000 sheep all the way from Victoria to the Northern Territory.Then imagine doing it in 1883.These days drovers have mobile phones and instant weather reports, TV antennas on the roof of their truck and a generator out the side, ... [Published Queensland Country Life - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Outback Queensland faces extinction

On the road between Mt Isa to Birdsville, a wedge tail eagle eats roadkill on the side of the road during a major drought in the outback. Picture: Adam Taylor Source: News Corp Australia WILL outback Queensland be left a burnt-out husk where families ... [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Truckies bear brunt of Charleville diversions

CHARLEVILLE goat meat processor Western Meat Exporters (WME) is using the Quilpie-Thargomindah diversion to maintain supply routes after Friday's fiery crash closed the Mitchell Highway 30km to the south.As the major employer in the town, and the largest ... [Published The Land Australia - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

September 2014 register listing

NEW ALLOCATIONSEAX/5 Schempp-Hirth Discus 2a 12 16/7/14 Matthew Scutter, 8T/233 Harris St, Pyrmont, NSW, 2009 G-CJNF BGA4642/JNFEEQ/4 Robinson R44 Raven I 2355 24/6/14 Heliflite, PO Box 121, Georges Hall, NSW, 2198FBX/4 Aeroprakt A22LS Foxbat A22LS-210 ... [Published Australian Aviation Magazine - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Wild Rivers out as LNP 'balance' rules

MINING and gas activity appears to have overtaken irrigation exploitation fears as the main concern of people upset at last week’s repeal of the Wild Rivers Act by the state government.All areas previously declared under the Wild Rivers Act are now Strategic ... [Published North Queensland Register - Aug 15 2014]

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"We will travel both way using the Quilpie diversion, as that route is a much better road" he said

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Colossal droving tale leaps to life [Published Queensland Country Life - Sep 12 2014]
Outback Queensland faces extinction [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - Sep 12 2014]
Truckies bear brunt of Charleville diversions [Published The Land Australia - Sep 11 2014]
September 2014 register listing [Published Australian Aviation Magazine - Aug 28 2014]
Wild Rivers out as LNP 'balance' rules [Published North Queensland Register - Aug 15 2014]
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