Cape York


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Cape York

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(Placename) the northernmost point of the Australian mainland, in N Queensland on the Torres Strait at the tip of Cape York Peninsula (a peninsula between the Coral Sea and the Gulf of Carpentaria)
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Noun1.Cape York - the northern tip of Cape York Peninsula at the Torres Strait; the northernmost point of the Australian mainland
Australia, Commonwealth of Australia - a nation occupying the whole of the Australian continent; Aboriginal tribes are thought to have migrated from southeastern Asia 20,000 years ago; first Europeans were British convicts sent there as a penal colony
Australia - the smallest continent; between the South Pacific and the Indian Ocean
Cape York Peninsula - a peninsula in Queensland in northeastern Australia between the Gulf of Carpentaria and the Coral Sea
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1990), "An assessment of the future directions of the pastoral industry in Cape York Peninsula", working paper prepared for the Cattlemen's Union, Brisbane.
But you may not realize that you can round out a Barrier Reef vacation with a journey up Cape York Peninsula touching the northernmost tip of Australia's northernmost state in a four-wheel-drive safari as memorable, in its way, as the beauty that flickers before a snorkeler's mask.
Pipeline routing for the Cape York to Townsville section of the expanded project will be based on the extensive work completed by IPC to date.
5 million Cape York Region Package, which was upgrading critical infrastructure on the Cape York Peninsula.
As a result of their work, on December 10, 2014, the Olkola people were handed back 633,630 hectares of their ancestral homelands in south-central Cape York Peninsula.
Verstraete and Rigsby describe Yintyingka, a Pama-Nyungan language of central and eastern Cape York Peninsula in North Queensland, Australia.
The Queensland government announced in late August that Glencore International has been selected as the "Preferred Proponent" to develop the Aurukun bauxite deposit on the western Cape York Peninsula in north Queensland, Australia.
What lies between Cape Wessel and Cape York in Australia?
The next destination, Solander Point, and the area Opportunity is leaving, Cape York, both are segments of the rim of Endeavor Crater, which spans 14 miles (22 kilometers) across.
V Cape York carrying containers and sugar are expected to take berths at Container and Marginal Wharf respectively on Thursday, October 21st.
The stations abut national parks on Cape York Peninsula and the South Australian-Queensland border, including south-west Queensland's Simpson Desert National Park.
They were in the remote Cape York park as part of a joint University of Queensland and Australia Zoo research project tagging wild crocodiles to find out how far they swim through the region's creeks.