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1948 De Havilland D H A Drover  

To Mt Isa 1948 De Havilland D H A Drover

This machine was recovered from its crash site and restored by volunteers as a memorial to the Royal Flying Doctor Service
To Mt Isa

August 20th 2011
Tuesday 16th August 2011 We left our site at Karumba at about 8.30am and an hour later we were in Normanton, the town we had expected to stay in originally. The town was as dead as it was on Sunday, except the few shops there were open. The general store was in one spot, the butcher 3 or 4 blocks further up the street, and the bakery up a distant side street opposite the school. At th ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Mount Isa

Australian Flag Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
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