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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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Robyn Edwards, Regional Manager, East Gippsland, 03 5153 0457, robyne@tfn.
Gippsland is in talks with an international bank to finance a tantalum tin project in Egypt.
Rather than providing a solution, the signing of the East Gippsland RFA has only served to intensify debate over the future of the region's forests.
I counted 19 suicides in a three-month period last winter on farms in the West Gippsland area.
At peak rates, the Gippsland Basin can deliver more than 1,000 million cubic feet a day.
Over the coming months, crews will drill over 50 boreholes and 120 test pits near the bridge and in various locations along the Gippsland line, to better understand ground conditions and soil quality.
Geosciences Australia confirmed that the epicentre of the earthquake was at Korumburra, near Leongatha, in the Gippsland area, southeast of Melbourne, the Age reports.
Summary: Gippsland Limited announces that it has commissioned an independent geological consultant to prepare a Mineral Resources and Ore Reserves Report in relation to the Company's Abu Dabbab and Nuweibi tantalum deposits that will comply with the reporting requirements set forth in the Canadian National Instrument 43-101, Companion Policy 43-101CP, and Form 43-101F1.
1 billion for the full field development of the Turrum oil and gas field, a significant hydrocarbon resource in the Gippsland Basin, offshore Victoria.
A historic farming property in Victoria's Gippsland region has become the focus of a unique community 'living lab' partnership between landowners, scientists and the government, who are working together to understand and restore the area's natural resources.
The Madfish-1 exploration well was spudded on November 27th in the offshore Gippsland Basin, targeting possible mean reserves of approximately 33.
Gippsland hospitals and local patients will be millions of dollars worse off under a plan by Malcolm Turnbull to slash health funding Once again, Victorians are being dudded by Malcolm Turnbull, with new analysis confirming plans to short-change Latrobe Regional Hospital to the tune of $41 million, and West Gippsland Healthcare Group to the tune of $14.