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Delve into Ayr in Australia!

Ayr in the region of Queensland with it's 9,078 residents is located in Australia - some 1,090 mi (or 1,755 km) North of Canberra, the country's capital.

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Current time in Ayr is now 07:07 AM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Australia / Brisbane" with an UTC offset of 10 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Rita Island, Pioneer, Keebah, Iyah, Home Hill or Alva. While being here, make sure to check out Mirrigan, Macdesme, Jarvisfield, Carstairs, Brandon and Kalamia Estate as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Australia Queensland Burdekin River At H...

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Back to Cairns Tonyandmarina's photos ar...

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Delta backpackers 2006

04:04 min ( October 13, 2008 by charliedingo)
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Fun times in ayr


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Interesting facts about this location

Ayr State High School

Ayr State High School is the only state high school in Ayr, Queensland, Australia. The school has eleven buildings, including a fifty seat auditorium and a multi-purpose shelter with a capacity of well over seven hundred for the school's 500 students. There are about 500 students. There are 67 full-time staff. The school is run by Principal Craig Whitred and Deputy Principals Lesley Olsen and Andrea Aleksic. The region the school operates in is run by Mr Richard English.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -19.57, 147.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1937, High schools in Queensland, Public schools in Queensland, Schools in North Queensland

Shire of Burdekin

The Shire of Burdekin is a local government area located in North Queensland, Australia in the Dry Tropics region. The district is located between Townsville and Bowen in the delta of the Burdekin River. The Burdekin is home to Burdekin Media Group, an organization with interests in online ventures and news. It covers an area of 5,052.5 square kilometres, and has existed as a local government entity since 1888.

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Located at -19.57, 147.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1888 establishments in Australia, Local Government Areas of Queensland

Ayr, Queensland

Ayr is a town in Queensland, Australia near the delta of the Burdekin River, named after the Scottish town of Ayr by the settlers from the United Kingdom. It is within the Burdekin Shire, which produces the most sugar cane per square kilometre in Australia utilising underground water supplies and water from the Burdekin Dam to irrigate crops when rains fail. Ayr is located 88 km south of Townsville on the Bruce Highway and 12 km away from the (smaller) town of Home Hill.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -19.57, 147.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:North Queensland, Towns in Queensland

Brandon, Queensland

Brandon, Queensland is a small town in the Burdekin in Queensland, Australia. It is a sugarcane growing area with underground water supplies to irrigate crops. At the 2006 census, Brandon had a population of 783.

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Located at -19.57, 147.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:North Queensland, Towns in Queensland

Burdekin Bridge

The Burdekin Bridge (known as the Silver Link) spans the Burdekin River between the towns of Ayr and Home Hill, Queensland, Australia. Located on the Bruce Highway which is part of Highway 1, it is an important link in the national road network. It is a road-rail bridge which provides high flood immunity link between north and south Queensland. The Bridge was completed in 1957. Construction began 10 years earlier in 1947.

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Located at -19.57, 147.41 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Bridges completed in 1957, Bridges in Queensland, North Queensland, Railway bridges in Australia, Road bridges in Australia, Road-rail bridges, Steel bridges, Truss bridges