cabbage tree


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cabbage tree

1. a tree, Cordyline australis, of New Zealand having a tall branchless trunk and a palmlike top
2. any of several other similar trees of the genus Cordyline
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The Cabbage Tree Creek upgrade was a jointly funded project with the Australian Government contributing $1.
She also holds the race record for the CYCA's Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race (22hrs, 3mins, 46secs, set in 2012) and the CYCA's Cabbage Tree Island Race (12hrs, 15mins, 55secs, set in 2012).
Was third overall and won Division 4 of the 2013 Sydney Gold Coast Yacht Race, the first race of the Blue Water Pointscore Series (BWPS), and won Races 2, 3 and 4, the Flinders Island, Bird Island and Cabbage Tree Island races, for a commanding BWPS lead.
Tony Kirby launched his latest Patrice, a Ker 46, in November just prior to the CYCA's Cabbage Tree Island Yacht Race, finishing fourth overall, and is one of the brand new yachts in this year's Rolex Sydney Hobart.
Finished 11th in the Cabbage Tree Island race in November and still holds onto second place overall in the Blue Water Pointscore, behind Wild Rose.
I went to Wollongong and back, Mooloolaba, Southport, all the Islands (Bird, Cabbage Tree, Flinders) and they agreed I had enough experience to go south.