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Great Dividing Range


from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a mountain range running along the eastern coast of Australia


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  • We originally place the Latrobe valley pits west of the Great Dividing Range.

    Australian Greens: 'We don't want to be just a coal mine for China'

  • In the east, the crest of the Great Dividing Range passes through the center of the Desert Uplands, and drains westward into the Flinders catchment, eastward to the Belyando-Burdekin, or into the small internal catchment of Lake Buchanan.

    Mitchell grass downs

  • The Southeast Australia temperate forests ecoregion lines the southeastern coast of Australia, heading inland past the Great Dividing Range and surrounding the Australian Alps montane grasslands ecoregion.

    Southeast Australia temperate forests

  • Now, huge truckloads of bananas have been seen rolling down the Bruce and the Leichhardt passing through the town of Banana, which is in Banana Shire*, a beef-growing centre and the Pacific and the New England and the Newell and the Hume and over the Great Dividing Range and rumbling into Melbourne.

    What I cooked last night.

  • The Yarra meanders its way down from the foothills of the Great Dividing Range, mountains that run much of the length of east coast Australia.

    Archive 2006-03-01

  • Although the Great Dividing Range has some interesting escarpment areas such as the Blue Mountains area, and there is some nice mountain scenery here and there, the bulk of the continent is simply just not mountainous at all.

    phluid61 Diary Entry

  • The Great Dividing Range runs this way and I am on the leeside toward the sea.


  • He scraped over the Great Dividing Range, petering out up in this northern latitude, with about fifty feet to spare, always on the point of turning back, always seeing a faint break ahead that made it necessary to go on.

    A Town Like Alice

  • The remote Queensland mining centre will become a key node in the network's fibre-optic spine, running 4000km from the Northern Territory capital to distant Toowoomba, atop the Great Dividing Range west of Brisbane. | Top Stories

  • It also wants the introduction of zonal taxation, with companies and employees west of the Great Dividing Range to pay lower rates than their city counterparts. The Northern Star


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