Carpentaria


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  • noun

Synonyms for Carpentaria

a wide shallow inlet of the Arafura Sea in northern Australia

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As trustee, Carpentaria Shire Council will be responsible for most of the hands-on management of these ecologically important wetlands, Dr Miles said.
The Gulf of Carpentaria starts to heat up in September and October, and at this time of year the region swings back and forth between theconditions ofthe dry season andthoseof the wet season.
to solve the doubt whether the mountains are separated from the other parts of New Holland by a sea or a strait running from the Gulf of Carpentaria into the Southern Ocean, which is a very favourite idea in this country (Hist.
Release date- 22102012 - CARPENTARIA EXPLORATION LIMITED (ASX: CAP) has released a webcast with the following details.
Despite head of the Carpentaria Land Council Murrandoo Yanner's objection to the mine, Farley was comfortable with the negotiations.
The coastal shire and Aboriginal shire councils are all located in North Queensland, Cape York and around the Gulf of Carpentaria.
The first title covers the two Spanish navigators briefly and the Dutch navigators, Dirk Hartog with his famous plate, and Abel Tasman and his discovery of Van Diemen's Land and New Zealand, plus his 1644 voyage along the north-west coast into the Gulf of Carpentaria followed by eight pages on William Dampier's voyages in the Cygnet and the Roebuck.
Cameron's overseas nursing experience has been extensive, including a seven-year stint as director of nursing at Australia's Mornington Island Hospital in the Gulf of Carpentaria.
Galway-born Robert O'Hara Burke, William Wills, King and another explorer Charles Gray had left a party at Coopers Creek to push north to the Gulf of Carpentaria.
84 metre-long male - left the Kennedy River and travelled 590 km over 25 days down the west coast of Cape York Peninsula timing its journey to coincide with a seasonal current system that develops in the Gulf of Carpentaria.
Along with 19 men, they intended to cross from Melbourne in the south to the Gulf of Carpentaria in the north, around 2000 miles - but both died on the return trip of exhaustion and hunger.
Vassallo, executive vice president of global business development for Helix Medical LLC in Carpentaria, Calif.
It has already bought Pungalina-Seven Emu in the Gulf of Carpentaria, more than 300,000 hectares of outstanding conservational significance, and home to more than 300 species of birds, mammals, reptiles and frogs.