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Flinders

 

a river in northern Australia. The Flinders originates on the western slopes of the Great Dividing Range and empties in two branches into the Gulf of Carpentaria. It is 830 km long and drains an area of 108,000 sq km. The mean flow rate is 16 cu m per sec. High water occurs from January to March; low water occurs from June to October, when all but the lower course of the river dries up.

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Burton skipper John Mousinho had a header saved by Flinders after the restart but neither side seriously threatened to end the deadlock until Cuvelier's late show.
Pools conceded a corner in added on time and Rob Atkinson, one of three home central defenders, got a free header in across and beyond Flinders.
Seven minutes later Halliday let loose with a low left-foot drive from the edge of the area which Kike, with an outstretched leg, came within a whisker of directing it wide of Flinders, who gathered the ball gratefully.
The Flinders Ranges Council allowed a Bendigo Bank agency to operate from the office.
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In relation to his exploration of the south coast of New Holland in the Investigator in 1802, Flinders was instructed,
McGoldrick sent Flinders the wrong way from the spot in the middle of the eight-minute goal rush after Adams had cut inside to feed Moussa into the box where his shot was blocked by the raised hand of Peter Hartley It extended McGoldrick's outstanding scoring streak to ten in nine games - 12 in all competitions - and make him joint highest scorer in the division along with Tranmere's Jake Cassidy and Scunthorpe's Leon Clarke who all have ten in the league.
Matthew Flinders is a towering figure in Australian history--the first to chart our coastline and the leading champion for naming the country Australia.
Dean Webb pointed to the spot and Marveaux calmly despatched the penalty, sending Flinders the wrong way to grab his second.
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