Rockhampton


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Rockhampton

(rɒkˈhæmptən; -ˈhæmtən)
n
(Placename) a port in Australia, in E Queensland on the Fitzroy River. Pop: 59 475 (2001)
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The level of slowdown in the regional economy was estimated through a survey of local businesses, conducted by Capricorn Enterprise, the peak business organisation within the Rockhampton region.
SLITHER J Snake crosses highway MISSION J Rescue boat passes a road sign in Queensland SUBMERGED J Suburbs under water in Rockhampton ESCAPE 3 Snake flees flood across road in Rockhampton
In the coastal city of Rockhampton, waters from the still-swelling Fitzroy River closed the airport and cut the main highway to the state capital of Brisbane.
Runner-up Monitor Closely also looks the type to be best suited by 1m to 1m2f, so Rockhampton and The Miniver Rose, who finished third and fourth, make greater appeal for Epsom Classics.
MERIDIAN'S YANKEE Six doubles four trebles and an accumulator: On Our Way (4.45 Newmarket, nap), Rockhampton (3.00 Newmarket, nb), Dave's Dream (Cheltenham) and Set The Trend (7.20 Kempton).
A woman and her five-year-old son were among the dead after the Bell helicopter crashed near the mining township of Marlborough, north-west of Rockhampton, which is about 310 miles north of the state capital of Brisbane.
Summary: Flood waters in the city of Rockhampton in Queensland are hitting what is expected to be their peak level.
QantasLink, a subsidiary of Australian carrier Qantas, announced today that from 6 April it is increasing services to Mackay and Rockhampton in Central Queensland.
Summary: Residents in the city of Rockhampton in Queensland were preparing themselves for floodwaters to peak.
O'Brien could also run Johann Zoffany, Rockhampton and Von Jawlensky.
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