El Arish North Queensland

Places, Faces and Events of an Historical Soldier Settlement town

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In the Far North - Crown Areas to be Opened

January 18, 1935

"Early Action" - BRISBANE, January 17.

Early action is to be taken, by the Lands Department in agricultural development of North. Queensland, and in this direction extensive tracts of country, suitable for dairying and closer settlement generally, will be made available at different periods thr…

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Letter to the Editor 1907

August 15, 1907


Sir,— Judging by the tone of leading     article in your paper of late, you seem to have come to the conclusion that is impossible for a farmer who has to pay his laborers from 30s to 45s per week to compete with others who have to pay only from 3s to 6s per wee…

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