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 Guide to Australia - ALBURY-WODONGA - Albury Airport   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Albury and Aviation were to share in News Headlines around the world when in 1934 a participant in the London to Melbourne Centenary Air Race became lost in severe thunder storms in the final leg of the journey.
The Mayor of Albury was appointed to the Dutch Order of Oranje-Nassau by Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands and the people of Holland subscribed to a memorial to be placed in Albury as a token of their appreciation.
Albury West Rotary Club in Rotary's 75th Anniversary Year purchased a dismantled Douglas DC Aircraft a and restored it as the KLM Airliner "Uiver".
www.csu.edu.au /australia/nsw/albury/airport.html   (349 words)

  
 Albury, Australia - InfoSearchPoint.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The railway changeover at the Albury station was the busiest in Australia, and the longest railway platform in Australia was built to deal with the traffic.
Albury is the northern stronghold of Australian rules football; further north rugby league is the main winter sport.
Te region surrounding Albury provides a wide variety of tourist attractions, including the wineries of Rutherglen, the historic goldfields towns of Beechworth and Yackandandah, boating and fishing on the many rivers and lakes (activities very popular with the locals), the forests of the Great Dividing Range and slightly further afield many of Australia's snowfields.
www.infosearchpoint.com /display/Albury,_Australia   (530 words)

  
 Albury Wodonga, Australia, hotels , New South Wales, climate, rainfall, car hire
One of Australia's national treasures, the mighty Murray River, flows between Albury and Wodonga.
Albury Wodonga is 15km east of the awesome Lake Hume which is fed by the Murray and overlooked by mountain tops.
Albury Wodonga region has a well developed tourist industry and as well as the Murray River, in the area there are opportunities for walking, skiing, hang gliding, horse riding, mountain biking, hot air ballooning, mountaineering, caving, sky diving, golf and much more.
www.auinfo.com /Albury-Wodonga.html   (378 words)

  
 destination guide - Albury - Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Albury has a good range of places to stay for the night, which the tourist office can book for you.
There are two hostels : the comfortable, activity-based VIP Albury Backpackers, near the train station at 452 David St (tel 02/6041 1822, fax 6021 6335, thecanoeguy@hotmail.com ; rooms $20-35, dorms under $20), is a slightly shambolic place, reminiscent of a student flat (with the social life to match).
Albury is positioned in prime dairy country and you can try (and buy) some of the area's produce at the Haberfield Dairy, 470-482 Hovell St (Mon-Fri 10am-5.30pm, Sat 9am-1pm; 02/6021 3455), renowned for its Swiss-style cheeses.
www.cityguides-worldwide.com /Australia/37958.htm   (682 words)

  
 Albury Wodonga ~ Beautifully Placed   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Albury Wodonga is an inspiring corner of Australia, offering the perfect compromise between the fast paced city life and quiet country existence.
Albury Wodonga is also home to a special performing arts school supported by the renowned Flying Fruit Fly Circus, which provides academic tuition, acrobatic and circus training.
Albury Wodonga has access to five first class hospital facilities, three public and two private, one of which is a state of the art cancer treatment hospital.
www.alburywodonga.info /awbp_lifestyle.html   (331 words)

  
 Albury, Australia Cheap Hotels Motels - hotel and motel rooms and reservations available in Albury, Australia
Albury, Australia is a great place to stay in a hotel or rent a car.
The small city of ALBURY on the Murray River is a major stopover point on the route between Sydney and Melbourne, being roughly halfway.
It's twinned with Wodonga across the river in Victoria, and although Albury is the major centre, the........
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 Albury Wodonga ~ Beautifully Placed   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Albury Wodonga is home to a broad range of industries that offer a wide variety of employment opportunities.
Albury Wodonga is home to a large business base, which includes well-established companies such as Masterfoods Petcare, Moore Australia, Treofan, ANI Bradken, Wilson Transformers, Tenix, Norvic Foods, ION, Norske Skog, Macquarie Textiles, Kimberly Clarke and Parker Hannifin.
Construction already plays a significant role in the Albury Wodonga economy and is set to provide an expansion of jobs with the construction of the National Highway and the realignment of the rail infrastructure.
www.alburywodonga.info /awbp_workforce.html   (530 words)

  
 Albury War Monument Australia - The best australia products, sites and information on the web today!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The most important battle by Australia was the World War II naval Battle of the Coral Sea in...
The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Explorers of Australia and their Life-work, by Ernest Favenc This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.
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 Air Centre Albury
The School does not require all students to strictly conform to a class program, rather the training schedule, both on the ground and in the air, may be adapted to individual needs and priorities.
The tower controlled airspace at Albury, with only moderate air traffic, is an excellent training ground providing the opportunity to quickly assimilate international aviation communications and control techniques in a hassle free environment.
Albury is located in the scenic Murray River region of south-eastern Australia which provides an excellent year round climate entirely suitable for relaxed training - and for scenic recreational flying with mountains and vallies to the south and rolling plains to the north.
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 Albury Wodonga Limousine Hire Southern NSW North East Victoria Albury Wodonga Australia
Albury Wodonga Limousine Hire Southern NSW North East Victoria Albury Wodonga Australia
Albury Wodonga chauffeured stretch limousines are available for wedding transport, corporate car hire, airport and hotel transfer, winery tours, school graduation formals and special occasions
As one of Australia's leading chauffeured stretch limousine sites we host a collection of stretch limousines for corporate charter, wedding day, airport transfer or social event.
www.chauffeursdirectory.com /albury_wodonga_stretch_limousine.html   (206 words)

  
 School of Rural Health - Albury Wodonga Campus Overview   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Albury Wodonga is one of the largest inland population centres in Australia with over 90,000 people living within the immediate region.
Albury Wodonga services outlying regions north past Holbrook, east to Corryong, south to the snowfields and west to Yarrawonga.
Albury Wodonga is a centre for art, music and theatre, with its own Hothouse Theatre and Flying Fruit Fly Circus.
sorh.med.unsw.edu.au /sorh.nsf/website/campuscontact.albury-wodonga   (332 words)

  
 Lauren Jackson -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Both her parents represented Australia at basketball, and she took up the game at age four.
Ineligible to continue with the AIS team, she joined the other Canberra-based team, the Canberra Capitals, and led them to three consecutive wins in 2000-01, 2001-02, and 2002-03.
The expensively-printed magazine/book has been produced for the last three Olympic Games, and by the 2004 edition was considered relatively uncontroversial in Australia with its "artistic" approach to nude photography and its equal coverage of male and female athletes.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/L/La/Lauren_Jackson.htm   (565 words)

  
 Albury airport rev. 4.0f   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Albury airport is operated by the Albury City Council for regular passenger transport aircraft - Hazelton and Kendell Airlines - plus charter, freight, agricultural and general aviation aircraft.
The control tower is manned by Airservices Australia staff and the control zone around the airport is classified as Class D airspace.
The Airservices Australia staff who man the control tower are widely recognised for their courtesy and helpfulness.
www.aircentre.com /airport3.html   (211 words)

  
 Guide to Australia - ALBURY-WODONGA - Overview   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Explore your way through Australia's Aboriginal, Gold and Bushranging past to the present day.
Nestled amongst mountains and valleys that provide tranquillity, excitement and adventure in the region.
Albury-Wodonga, situated on the Murray River, Australia's largest river.
www.csu.edu.au /australia/nsw/albury/awregion.html   (383 words)

  
 Car Hire in Albury Australia from carhire.co.uk
When looking for a car in Albury it's more effective to have booked your car rentals before you have left, that is why our pre-booking car rental will leave you to enjoy your holiday or business trip in Albury.
After all the travelling you have done to get to Albury the last thing you want to do is wait around for hours arranging your car rentals, let carhire.co.uk take care of this before you travel.
The twin towns of Albury and Wodonga, although they are 7 km apart and on opposite sides of the Murray River, form a large urban area which is the border between New South Wales and Victoria.
www.carhire.co.uk /car-hire/albury.html   (426 words)

  
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All of the crewed space missions were for part of their orbits controlled from Australian stations, culminating in the landing of the first human being on the moon.
This report extracts all information developed in the varois studies on the properties 526, 528-530, 532, 534-536 and 538-540 Kiewa Street and provides a concise projection on the likleihood that subsurface remains of sites of the buildings may be present and how that matter should be handled in the case that demolitions were to commence..
Spennemann, Dirk H.R. (1997) And the walls came tumbling and crumbling down: Dryland and urban salinity as a threat to the historical heritage of the Southern Riverina in: Jim Pratley (ed.), Proceedings of the 1996 Annual Conference of the Riverina Academy of Sciences Wagga Wagga., Wagga Wagga: Charles Sturt University.
golum.riv.csu.edu.au /~dspennem/PublicationsTotal_CRM.html   (5945 words)

  
 DC2 at Albury, Australia
The towns population drove their cars to the racecourse and made a flarepath by lining them up with their headlights on.
Like the one in Albury, this machine is painted in the historical 'Uiver-scheme', including fake-registration PH-AJU and race-number 44 on its tail.
This aircraft (fuselage + separate wings) was ferried by boat from Australia to Holland in 1987.
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 Car Rentals - Albury? Intercar Directory
ALBURY is the major urban centre of the magnificent Albury-Wodonga region.
With a regional population of 100, 000 people, Albury is one of the fastest growing and most important economic regions in Australia.
Vehicle Hire and Rental in South Albury New South Wales 2640 - South Albury, Albury, Murray, New...
www.intercar.com.au /directory/Car_Rentals/Albury/page2.html   (777 words)

  
 Albury Accomodation - Cheap Hotels in Albury with Cheaper than hotels (UK)- Lowest Rates Guaranteed
However, for booking peak periods in Albury, for holiday periods such as Christmas in Albury, School holidays in Albury, New Year accommodation in Albury, or Winter or Summer holidays it is wise to get the best prices on hotels by booking ahead at contracted rates.
Albury travel agents can also provide information on airfares to Albury and from Albury.
Albury travel brochures are available from the travel office, with information such as Albury maps, Albury tourist information, Albury travel agents, Albury tourist guides and bus, ferry and transport timetables.
www.cheaperthanhotels.co.uk /Australia/Albury   (1278 words)

  
 Albury Hotels. Albury Accommodation Hotel in Australia Discounts
HolidayCity Albury hotels offer comfort, quality and great value for the money, ideal for leisure and business travellers.
Hotel Country Comfort Albury has a wide variety of totally refurbished rooms available to suit every purpose including executive and interconnecting family suites, and the ultimate in luxury, the beautiful spa rooms.
Albury has something for everyone -wine tasting, trout farms, art galleries, great fishing and golfing.
www.holidaycity.com /alburyhotels   (112 words)

  
 BUG - Backpackers Guide to Goulburn, Gundagai and Albury, NSW, Australia
Goulburn was proclaimed a City by Queen Victoria in 1863 and was the first inland city in Australia.
Sitting on the Murray River just north of Wodonga in Victoria, Albury is a major regional centre that is a good base for exploring the surrounding countryside.
At Albury the Murray River has been dammed to form Lake Hume, a popular spot for boating, water-skiing, sail boarding and fishing.
www.bugaustralia.com /destinations/au-nswhh.html   (480 words)

  
 Norske Skog Albury, Australia orders Drive IT Direct Drive technology for paper machine
Melbourne, Australia, November 12, 2004 – ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has been awarded a contract to supply an Industrial IT Direct Drive system to Norske Skog Albury site’s sole paper machine PM1 and the winder.
The existing DC drives and motors will be replaced as part of a major upgrade of the Albury facility, comprising rebuild of the paper machine including a shoe press and a new winder.
The mill utilizes 40% recycled fiber, which is produced in Australia’s first large scale newsprint deinking plant.
www.abb.com /global/seitp/seitp202.nsf/0/729bc6323b4938fcc2256fb900393ace?OpenDocument   (294 words)

  
 Albury Local Internet
In response, the decidious trees gracing many Albury avenues and gardens have put on their autumn splendour.
Albury Airshow, March 10, 2002 at the Albury Airport, and the skies above.
The Albury City Band played to the gathered onlookers, punctuated at times by the steam driven whistle of the S.S. Cumberoona, and the raucous screeching of the sulphur crested cockatoos high up in the trees.
vr.albury.net.au   (1030 words)

  
 Albury Wodonga Motels Association Accomodation Guide - Home Page
Commencing deep in the snow-capped Australian Alps, the majestic Murray River carves its way through the lush countryside, providing the liquid gold necessary for the astonishing range of produce grown in the region.
Nearby Lake Hume, six times the size of Sydney Harbour, underlines why the region's waterways are Australia's finest for fishing, boating, sailing and swimming.
World-renowned wineries nestle amongst the abundant vineyards of the region, whilst alongside graze prime beef cattle, and prize merino sheep.
www.alburywodongamotels.com.au   (210 words)

  
 AAP General News (Australia): Fed: Albury/Wodonga residents reject merger proposal@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
MELBOURNE, May 13 AAP - Residents of the NSW border town of Albury have rejected by a two-thirds majority a plan for the town to merge with its Victorian neighbour, Wodonga.
The non-compulsory poll, voted on by 29 per cent of registered voters at the weekend, found 66 per cent were against such a merger.
The outcome follows a telephone poll conducted in Wodonga in February which found 63 per cent of its residents opposed the creation of Australia's first cross-border city.
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 Hotels Albury - Country Comfort Hotel on Cnr Dean & Elizabeth Street, Albury Australia,Australia Hotels, Online ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Albury is located half way between Sydney and Melbourne on the New South Wales and Victorian border.
Situated on the Murray River, Albury is the perfect base for a variety of activities including alpine skiing and wine trails.
This hotel is located in a quiet position off the main highway in central Albury, within walking distance from clubs, restaurants, shops and the central business district.
www.australiahoteltravel.com /albury/countrycomfort/index.html   (223 words)

  
 Regional Business Magazines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
In addition, the three Chambers of Commerce (Wodonga, Lavington Northside and Albury) in the area are facilitated by Albury Wodonga Business.
Steve Cooper has had over 17 years experience in the tourism industry across Australia, and is now the General Manager at Destination Albury Wodonga, the region's Tourism Office.
Destination Albury Wodonga works to create partnerships and alliances that will ensure the growth and sustainability of the regional tourism industry.
www.betterbusinessorana.com /albury/columnists.htm   (128 words)

  
 Albury   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The Rotary Club of Albury was chartered on 2 November 1927 with Charter number 2691 presented by District Governor of District 65 Fred Birks of the Rotary Club of Sydney.
We were the 17th Club established in Australia and The Rotary Club of Sydney was our Sponsor Club.
Albury was the only Club in the city until we sponsored Albury North in 1963.
www.rotaryhistoryfellowship.org /global/australia/clubs/albury/index.htm   (1219 words)

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