Gippsland

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Gippsland

(gĭps`lănd), geographical area, 13,655 sq mi (35,366 sq km), Victoria, SE Australia, E of Melbourne. There are deposits of coal, oil and natural gas (offshore), and limestone. Gold was formerly mined. Dairy and beef cattle are raised, and corn, oats, and sugar beets are grown. The region also supports timber and tourist industries.

Gippsland

a fertile region of SE Australia, in SE Victoria, extending east along the coast from Melbourne to the New South Wales border. Area: 35 200 sq. km (13 600 sq. miles)
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I have examined in this paper the involvement of local communities in the reconciliation movement by looking at a case study of Gippsland, Victoria.
5 metres, are destined for the wind farm near Tarwin Lower, two hours from Melbourne in South Gippsland, Victoria.
Wellington, July 23 ( ANI ): Scientists have linked a fossilized tooth - found in 1994 Gippsland, Victoria - to the biggest and oldest aquatic reptile to have called Australia their home.
Sydney, Australia, Dec 9, 2010 - (ABN Newswire) - Bounty Oil and Gas NL (ASX:BUY) (PINK:BYOGF) ("Bounty") is pleased to announce that farmin partner; Advent Energy Ltd (Advent) has advised that operational handover of the "Ocean Patriot" semi submersible drill rig to Advent was completed last night offshore from east Gippsland, Victoria and it is now under tow north towards the New Seaclem-1 drilling location, located in PEP 11, 55 km due east of Newcastle, NSW.
Peter Clayton of Packo Australia, a supplier of milk cooling vats, has been negotiating with the Pows for several months and it's anticipated that the first Herd Homes will appear in Gippsland, Victoria, shortly.