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Questions about the Australian state of Queensland, on the east coast of the continent.
What is the distance and travel time from Melbourne to Brisbane?
From Melbourne to Brisbane by road is a distance of 1674km (1040 miles) and takes about 19 hours to travel. This is without rest breaks so, ideally, the trip should be taken over at least two days. This is the shortest route, taking you the inland way through Seymour, West Wyalong, Parkes and Narrabri. Going via the coastal route is a distance of 1784km and takes an estimated 18 hours. The flight travel distance is 1370km (851 miles), and travel time from Melbourne to...
How long does it take to drive from Brisbane to Toowoomba?
Roughly one and a half hours depending on where you leave from/traffic etc. ...
What is shortest road distance Bendigo to Brisbane?
The quickest (but not the shortest) road distance between Bendigo and Brisbane is 1,617 km, going via Shepparton, West Wyalong and Dubbo. This journey takes around 20 hours. The shortest (but not the quickest) road distance between Bendigo and Brisbane is 1,538 km, using numerous back roads, on which the speed limit is slower. This route takes 31 hours. It goes through Kotupna, Picola, Bearii, Jerilderie, Bingara, Bonshaw, Kalbar and the western suburbs of Brisbane. ...
Asked in Area, Queensland
What is the area of Queensland in square miles?
According to the Australian GeoScience site: Queensland's mainland area is 1 723 936 sq km, or 665 254 square miles, with an additional 6712 sq km (2591 sq mi) in island area. The total is 1 730 648 sq km, or 667.956 sq mi. ...
Asked in Queensland, Australia Travel
Achievement of sir allan burns constitution in Gold coast?
sir allan burns constructed the road from dunkwaw to awaso for the transportation of bauxite ...
What is the length and area of the Great Barrier Reef?
Figures vary, but according to the Australian Institute of Marine Science, the Great Barrier Reef is approximately 2,300km long. It is located in the Coral Sea and lies parallel to the coast of Queensland. It is actually a series of reefs and atolls, with its northern end just south of Papua New Guinea, and its southern end near Lady Elliott Island, northeast of the city of Bundaberg. This is the equivalent of about 1,430 miles. Australia has almost one-fifth of the world's reef...
Asked in Australia, Queensland
What is the capital of Queensland Australia?
Brisbane is the capital of Queensland. It is located in the southeast of the state, where the Brisbane River meets Moreton Bay. The colony of the Moreton Bay District was founded in 1824, but abandoned less than a year later when the main settlement was moved 30km away, to the Brisbane River. On 4 May 1842, Moreton Bay was declared a free settlement. On 6 June 1859, the former Moreton Bay District was granted separation from New South Wales, and given the name...
Asked in Flight Times, Queensland, Australia Travel
What is the flight time between Cairns and Melbourne?
Cairns (CNS) to Melbourne (MEL) Shortest Flight Duration 3 hours 15 mins shortest Flight Duration is 3 HRS 20 MIN. by QANTAS AIRWAYS ...
Asked in Canada Politics, Queensland
What is the difference between the Prime Minister and the Governor General?
The Governor General is the representative of the Crown and serves as Head of State when the Monarch is not in Canada. The position is largely formal and ceremonial. The Prime Minister is the Head of Government. The position is a political one. ...
What is the distance between Wide Bay Burnett and Brisbane?
Wid Bay Burnett is a huge area of Queensland, covering the region from Gympie to Bundaberg. So: * from Bundaberg to Brisbane is a distance of 362 km and takes around 5 hours to travel * from Gympie to Brisbane is a distance of 167 km and takes around 2 and a half hours to travel ...