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Martin Butterfield <>
Fri, 8 Jul 2016 09:16:15 +0000
A slight correction. The coordinates were good but it was 80km north of
Clermont, not Emerald. Whats 100km between friends?
I put the error down to brainfade after a poor nights sleep due to idiots
in the camp at Charters Towers
Incidentally if camping at Roma, try Meadowbank Museum Farmstay about 12km
west of town. Lovely people and lotsa birds around the tents.
On 8 July 2016 at 07:15, Martin Butterfield <> wrote:
> Driving on the Gregory Development Highway yesterday 7 July at -22.3035
> x147.2775 (about 80km North of Emerald I think) we encountered a flock of
> at least 700 Brolgas. 500 (mostly counted, with a top up estimate) were at
> a dam on the W side and the rest, estimated at 200, were gtazing in a
> paddock of harvested sorgum on the East.
> Martin Butterfield
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