Capricornia


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Capricornia

(ˌkæprɪˈkɔːnɪə)
n
(Placename) the regions of Australia in the tropic of Capricorn
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Federal Member for Capricornia Michelle Landry said the upgrades, which received $35 million from the Bridges Renewal Program, would improve conditions for all traffic.
Capricornia Crime Coordinator Detective Inspector Darrin Shadlow told the Daily Mercury Wednesday that police are investigating Harts Family Funerals for potential fraud.
Lomb Boston, Capricornia Contact Lens Pty Ltd Brisbane Australia, and BE Enterprises Pty Ltd Brisbane Australia.
Ralph uses Wolfe's and Wheeler's arguments to read ecocritically Nugi Garimara's Follow the Rabbit-Proof Fence, Robyn Davidson's Tracks, and Xavier Herbert's Capricornia.
Although Capricornia was in a stronger financial position and had experience in the commercial television business, the Australian Broadcasting Tribunal (ABT) found the company's proposal to be insufficient in terms of serving the Aboriginal population of the licence area.
Eligible participants were drawn from all new intakes of male prisoners over a six-month period (from October 2008 to March 2009) across the five Queensland reception prisons (Brisbane Correctional Centre, Maryborough Correctional Centre, Townsville Correctional Centre, Lotus Glen Correctional Centre, Capricornia Correctional Centre).
Allo Darlin' The London outfit led by Elizabeth Morris, play The Musician in Leicester on Monday Februay 27 when they will be showcasing Capricornia, the first taste of second album Europe which is due out in May.
Rex Patterson was joined in Parliament in 1967 by Dr Doug Everingham, whose successful campaign in the Queensland seat of Capricornia strongly emphasised the importance of Northern Australia.
Unfortunately, as I switched on our projector, several businesses switched off their machinery, and so I blew the projector bulb three times in the first month till my friends in Capricornia Electricity Authority read the power level and found the 240 volt supply was peaking momentarily at 260 volt at 1.
Herbert, Xavier 2002 Capricornia (A&R Classics edn), Harper Collins, Sydney.
We can think with profit--as perhaps Mathers did--not only of Sterne (and locally, the Xavier Herbert of Capricornia, 1938), but of the original meaning of satire and its relation to how Mathers tells the story.