Darling Downs


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Darling Downs,

tableland, 27,610 sq mi (71,510 sq km), SE Queensland, Australia, W of the Great Dividing Range. Settled in 1840 by sheep grazers, this grassland region has become an important farming and dairying area; it is in Australia's wheat belt.
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Drainage rates were higher, about 1-2mm/year, and Cl levels commensurately lower, for the basaltic upland Black Vertosols at the wetter, eastern Darling Downs sites, similar to results reported by Young and MacLeod (2002) for Black Vertosols on the Liverpool Plains (Table 4).
Although the Basin is considerably more arid than agricultural regions such as the Darling Downs to the east and the Liverpool Plains to the south, the extent and severity of salinity implies that deep drainage is not prevented by the aridity of the region.
Headquartered in Toowoomba, the heart of the Darling Downs, Heritage is Australia's largest building society with more than $7 billion in total consolidated assets.
Summary: CH2M Hill Brisbane has awarded Agility Project Logistics a global Project Logistics contract for the new 630 megawatt Darling Downs Power Station Project to be located in Darling Downs Region of Queensland, Australia.
This is the interpretation brought to the Gummingurru Aboriginal stone arrangement site complex on the Darling Downs of southern Queensland.
Pittsworth is located 40km southwest of Toowoomba on the Darling Downs, Queensland.
Darling Downs, Queensland: Health Promotion Unit, Darling Downs Regional Health Authority.
The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) recently reported that Reliance Petroleum plans to begin offering a blend of ethanol fuel in Darling Downs, Queensland next month.
A map of the Darling Downs squatting district was issued in 1854, while the Port Curtis district, around Gladstone, was mapped in 1855 and again in 1859.
Visitors can see vast wilderness including the historic Great Dividing Range and Glasshouse Mountains, gaze across the legendary Darling Downs, venture into the outback of the ghost gums,