gympie


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gympie

(ˈɡɪmpɪ)
n
1. (Plants) a tall tree with stinging hairs on its leaves
2. (Tools) a hammer
[C19: from a native Australian language]
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Most Sunshine Coast dams are at full capacity and spilling including Ewen Maddock, Wappa and Poona as well as Lake Macdonald in Noosa and Cedar Pocket and Borumba in Gympie.
After the WAG end next Saturday, De Chastel and his wife Linda hope for an early Christmas celebration back home in Gympie, Queensland.
The 19-year-old Gympie beauty exited the Seven Network reality competition show on Monday after being in the bottom two with resident rocker Dean Ray.
Meanwhile police said three people, including two teenage girls and a 25-year-old man, had been charged with looting in the Queensland town of Gympie during flooding there.
The bodies of two men swept away by floodwaters were found Monday, one in the Queensland state capital Brisbane and another further north at Gympie, following the earlier discovery of an elderly man's body at Burnett Heads near Bundaberg.
Plusieurs habitants de Gympie ont du se refugier sur le toit de leur maison, en attendant les secours, a indique le maire de cette petite ville, Ron Dyne.
The bodies of two men were found Monday, one in the Queensland capital, Brisbane, and another further north at Gympie.
At Gympie north of Brisbane, three families had been forced to retreat to the roofs of their homes and had been awaiting rescue for more than seven hours after helicopters could not reach them due to the winds, town mayor Ron Dyne said.
The story begins with Jack working as a navvie and 'living on the line' with his wife Mary, north of Gympie in 1912.
Almost 48 hours after it vanished on Monday, rescue helicopters today spotted a glimpse of red and then saw the wreckage of the 1934 DH84 De Havilland Dragon in dense forest near the Borumba Dam, South of Gympie, The Australian reported.
Brisbane, Australia, Mar 2, 2011 - (ABN Newswire) - D'Aguilar Gold Limited (ASX:DGR) are pleased to draw the attention of shareholders to today's announcement by AusNiCo Limited (ASX:ANW) in relation to further shallow, high grade gold-copper and nickel intersections being encountered at its Pembroke Prospect 55km west of Gympie, Queensland.
But that was a minor inconvenience compared with the problems people were facing in Rockhampton and towns like Gympie, St George, Dalby and Chinchilla.