Day 160 Narrabri

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January 22nd 2008
Published: January 22nd 2008
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This area is at the heart of cotton growing so went to the Australian Cotton Centre. Later went to the CSIRO Australia Telescope.

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Cotton Centre 2

Paul checking if he could drive a cotton picking machine.
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Cotton Centre 3

The view from the cotton picker.
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Cotton Centre 4

The flower looks very attractive. They are not yet in bloom.
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Australia Telescope 1

One of the 6 radio telescopes which make up the ‘Compact Array’. They work with ‘The Dish’ at Parkes and another at Coonabarabran to form an enormous telescope.
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Post office

The Narrabri Post Office which was built in 1888 complete with chimneys.
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Letter Box

Rather appropriate for a caravan park.

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