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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Release date- 04092019 - Cooper Energy (ASX: COE) announces it has been awarded the offshore exploration permit VIC/P75 located in the Gippsland Basin, offshore Victoria.
The commission raised concern last year about the tight grip the Gippsland Basin joint venture, the biggest producer in the country's southern states, had on the market.
The review and analysis presented here is based on a decade of research focussed on Gippsland. This includes three Australian Research Council (ARC) awards, three government funded studies (https://www.rmit.edu.au/research/research-institutes-centres-and-groups/ research-centres/centre-for-people-organisation-and-work/projects), and ongoing engagement in Gippsland focusing on social and economic change.
The study area is situated within 7 km of the ocean at less than 80 m elevation around Cape Conran and the Yeerung River, in East Gippsland, Victoria.
Kipper field lies in 100 m of water in the Gippsland basin, about 45 km offshore Victoria.
The pipeline replacement has received full project funding from Esso Australia Resources and Gippsland Basin Joint Venture partner BHP Billiton.
The committee negotiated and compromised with residents in Gippsland, with varying success, and there is still a sense of lasting discontent about the results of commemorative activity.
In this paper, I use a case study of the Gippsland region in Victoria to investigate the involvement of local communities in the reconciliation movement.
Police are investigating if animal activists are connected to the gruesome death since activists are believed to be behind the breaking into a major Gippsland producer's property about six weeks ago.
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.
Gippsland, Australia, January 27, 2013 --(PR.com)-- “It's about time that Information Technology (IT) Managers come together to help people across Gippsland achieve better outcomes,” says Luke Potter, Partner at Charlie Mac and Associates (www.charlie-mac.com).