Yorke Peninsula


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Yorke Peninsula

(jɔːk)
n
(Placename) a peninsula in South Australia, between Spencer Gulf and St Vincent Gulf: mainly agricultural with several coastal resorts
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Krichauff shows that, following the proclamation of South Australia as a colony, the increased incursion into the Yorke Peninsula by settler-minded Europeans resulted in instances of aggravation, but was also greeted by the Narungga with curiosity, appreciation and acceptance of new material and tools, weapons and foods.
In the 1860s the Narrunga were moved to a small area in the Yorke Peninsula now known as Point Pearce.
Vincent to Marion Reef then westerly across the foot of the Yorke Peninsula to Cape Spencer then north west across Spencer Gulf to Dangerous Reef and continuing to the finish at Port Lincoln in Boston Bay.
Both soils from Yorke Peninsula were from the same paddock, and therefore had the same cropping history, and were subjected to the same cultural practices.
In this report BuddeComm overviews Internode and outlines the developing regional broadband infrastructure and services that the company provides, including broadband services to the areas which include Port Pirie, the Riverland, Murray Bridge, Port Augusta, Stirling North, the Coorong and the Yorke Peninsula.
The Invest in Regional South Australia Exhibition will feature councils from Wattle Range, Murray Bridge, the Riverland Barossa, Adelaide Hills and Yorke Peninsula.
Six whales were seen stranded on the shores about one kilometre south of Ardossan on the Yorke Peninsula.
Monax Mining Limited (ASX:MOX) has purchased a tenement and increased its exposure to potential copper mineralisation on the highly prospective Yorke Peninsula in South Australia to four exploration licences, covering an area of 401 km2.
His early childhood in particular was a period which he describes with typical understatement as 'really awkward for many of us', particularly if, like him, they were living in the tougher parts of suburban Adelaide rather than the Aboriginal mission at Point Pearce on northern Yorke Peninsula where he was born--a descendant of the Kaurna people who went there after their eviction from the Poonindie settlement, established for them by the Anglican archdeacon Mathew Hale on lower Eyre Peninsula in the 1850s.
AUSTRALIA'S LARGEST WIND FARM OPENS ON YORKE PENINSULA
South Australia approved on Tuesday the application by miner Rex Minerals to construct an $800 million copper, gold and iron ore mine on prime agricultural estate in the Yorke Peninsula.
Rex has 100% ownership over a 60km section of the highly prospective Pine Point Copper Belt ('PPCB') on the Yorke Peninsula of South Australia between Pine Point, Ardrossan and White Cliffs.