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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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.
Loch RJ, Donnollan TE (1983a) Field rainfall simulator studies on two clay soils of the Darling Downs, Queensland.