The Federal Government is looking to store low-level nuclear waste temporarily at one of two locations near Kimba, or one at Barndioota, near Hawker, in the Flinders Ranges
DESERT VISTA The Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary nestles in the hills of the Flinders Ranges
about 700 km north of Adelaide.
The station at Barndioota, close to the Flinders Ranges
400 kilometres north of Adelaide, has been selected by the government ahead of five other possible sites offered by the landowners.
I'm travelling around the Flinders Ranges
, South Australia's largest mountain range, a four-hour drive north of the state's capital, Adelaide.
Even lesser known is Blinman, a dusty old mining town in the northern Flinders Ranges
. We stop for lunch at the general store, where I devour a meat pie and a quandong old steel windmill creaks as it slowly spins and a lizard scuttles across the entrance as we approach the door.
Even more unknown is Blinman, a dusty old mining town in the northern Flinders Ranges
. We stop for lunch at the general store, where I devour a meat pie and a quandong milkshake made from local fruit.
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The study investigated this hypothesis in a case study of the Flinders Ranges
, an outback region of South Australia that embraces a wide-scale, award-winning ecological recovery program called Operation Bounceback (key locations in study site are presented in Figure 1).
Fires had also burnt a total of 425000 hectares of land and 12 houses in the Flinders Ranges
, Murraylands and southern Barossa Valley between Jan 14 to Jan 17; while 5 houses were destroyed by fires by the Murraguldrie State Forest fire.
South Australia's town of Quorn, in the Flinders Ranges
, is left with no full banking service provider since ANZ closed its Hawker branch last year.