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  Duntroon, Australian Capital Territory - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Robert Campbell 's property Duntroon was situated on the limestone plains of New South Wales in the area that is now covered by the Australian Capital Territory.
It now serves as the officer's mess for the Royal Military College, Duntroon and is situated in the suburb of Duntroon, Australian Capital Territory, Canberra.
Duntroon was recommened as the site for Australia's Military College by Lord Kitchener, who had been commissioned in 1910 to report on the country's defence needs.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Duntroon,_Australian_Capital_Territory   (314 words)

  
 Australia Capital Territory - Commonwealth heritage list
Duntroon House is one of three rural mansions that pre-date the development of the nation's capital in the area.
The complex is one of several late nineteenth century country estates that pre-date the national capital, and demonstrate periods of rural prosperity in the area.
The house was established as the residence of the principal of the Australian Forestry School, and is unique for its architectural style and backdrop of Westbourne woods and surrounding pine and cypress trees.
www.deh.gov.au /heritage/commonwealth/act.html   (4705 words)

  
 Campbell, Australian Capital Territory - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Campbell ( postcode : 2612) is a suburb of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia.
Many buildings built by Robert Campbell and his family are still standing around Canberra, including Blundell's Cottage, St John the Baptist Church, Duntroon House (now part of RMC Duntroon) and Yarralumla House (now Government House).
Located in Campbell are the Australian War Memorial, Royal Military College, Duntroon and the Australian Defence Force Academy.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Campbell,_Australian_Capital_Territory   (195 words)

  
 Royal Military College Duntroon
RMC-D was situated on the Campbell homestead in Duntroon Canberra.
The Government first rented the Duntroon homestead for two years and finally acquired the freehold to the estate and 370 acres of land after the creation of the Federal Capital.
Duntroon was chosen due to the nearby availability of unpopulated areas which would be suitable for training.
www.diggerhistory.info /pages-army-today/rmc-duntroon.htm   (1016 words)

  
 Australian Capital Territory - Australia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
The Australian Capital Territory is located in south east Australia between the cities of Sydney and Melbourne.
The city of Canberra in the ACT is Australia's national capital and the administrative centre for the nation's federal government.
The circular form of Capital Hill is suggested in two planes-along the majestic curved walls and over the gentle rise of the central roof, which is covered in lawn, recalling the original hilltop.
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 ipedia.com: Canberra Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
Canberra is approximately 3 hours by road from Sydney on the Hume Highway and Federal Highway, seven hours by road from Melbourne on the Hume Highway and Barton Highway, and two hours on the Monaro Highway to Jindabyne and the snow ski fields of the Snowy Mountains and the (Mount) Kosciuszko National Park.
The Australian Defence Force Academy (or ADFA) and the Royal Military College (or RMC) operate near the surburb of Campbell, in Canberra's inner northeast.
The NSW Government ceded the Federal Capital Territory (as it was then known) to the Commonwealth Government on January 1, 1910.
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 Australian Capital Territory
The northern and eastern districts are generally plains and grazing lands and the bulk of the western and southern districts consist of broken mountainous terrain frequently capped with snow during the winter.
In 1909 the NSW government passed the Seat of Government Surrender Act, which transferred the Territory to the Commonwealth.
Secondary industry consists mainly of the service industry associated with the growth of the Territory and tourism which is now a major element in economy.
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 AllRefer.com - Canberra, Australia & New Zealand (Australian And New Zealand Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
276,162), capital of Australia, in the Australian Capital Territory, SE Australia.
In 1913, Canberra officially became the second capital of the commonwealth (succeeding Melbourne); however, although the Parliament first met there in 1927, the transfer of federal functions was not completed until after World War II and the striking Parliament House, on Capitol Hill, was not opened until 1988.
Canberra is the seat of the Duntroon Royal Military College, Australian National Univ., the National Gallery, the Australian War Memorial, the National Library, the National Museum of Australia, the Academy of Science, and other research and scientific institutions.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/C/Canberra.html   (292 words)

  
 Duntroon cadets face drugs investigation » ABC Canberra » Local News
Officer cadets at the Royal Military College at Duntroon are under investigation over claims of illegal drug use.
Nine officer cadets at the Royal Military College at Duntroon in Canberra are under investigation over claims of illegal drug use.
The college says the crackdown follows a tip off from other members of Duntroon and is part of a no drugs policy.
www.abc.net.au /act/news/200412/s1258823.htm   (200 words)

  
 Articles - Yarralumla, Australian Capital Territory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
It is bordered to the north by Lake Burley Griffin, Commonwealth Avenue and Capital Hill to the East, Adelaide Avenue and the Cotter Road to the south and Scriviner Dam and part of the Molonglo River to the West.
Yarralumla is one of the largest suburbs in Canberra by area, though the fact that more than half of the suburb is open space and non-residential development means it doesn't have a large population.
In 1860 Plomer sold the land to George Campbell of Duntroon estate who continued to lease sections of the land to small farmers.
www.lifevalley.com /articles/Yarralumla,_Australian_Capital_Territory   (2457 words)

  
 A Dig at Duntroon Dairy
A 'Dig at Duntroon Dairy' is an exhibition of artefacts that were discovered in an Archeological excavation at what was the property Duntroon.
There were many objects found in the 'Well' at Duntroon Dairy that had nothing to do with Dairying, but were more objects that signify the period in History.
"A Dig at Duntroon Dairy' is on at the Canberra Museum and Gallery until the 22nd of September.
www.abc.net.au /canberra/stories/s599779.htm   (195 words)

  
 Canberra
In 1913, Canberra officially became the second capital of the commonwealth (succeeding
Australian Capital Territory - Australian Capital Territory (1991 pop.
Australian National University - Australian National University, located in Canberra and state-sponsored, founded 1946 as...
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 Pictures Catalogue - Seselja, Loui, 1948- Monsignor John Hoare inside the Duntroon Chapel, Canberra, Australian Capital ...
Catholic Church -- Australian Capital Territory -- Duntroon -- Clergy -- Portraits.
Priests -- Australian Capital Territory -- Duntroon -- Portraits.
If you wish to use it for any other purposes, you must complete the Request for permission form.
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 VT Duntroon Forum   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
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 PPE - Working Class Encyclopedia L1A   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
It is a commodity that may be employed in a number of ways (agriculture, forestry, construction, mineral exploitation, and so on).
The Aboriginal Land commission, under Mr Justice Woodward, was held in 1973 and 1974, and was followed by the passing of the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976, which led to the granting of some land rights to Aborigines in the Northern Territory.
The Legislative Council, House of Representatives and Provincial Councils were dominated by the sheep kings incl Sir John Hall, John Studholme, Robert Heaton Rhodes, and Henry Tancred.
www.embassy.org.nz /encycl/l1aencyc.htm   (2875 words)

  
 Barbers in Weston Creek Australian Capital Territory 2611 - Weston Creek, Canberra, Greater Canberra, Australian ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
Barbers in Weston Creek Australian Capital Territory 2611 - Weston Creek, Canberra, Greater Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Australia > Australian Capital Territory > Greater Canberra > Canberra > Weston Creek
Barbers in Weston Creek, Australian Capital Territory 2611
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 Funerals in Duntroon Australian Capital Territory 2600 - Duntroon, Canberra, Greater Canberra, Australian Capital ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
Funerals in Duntroon Australian Capital Territory 2600 - Duntroon, Canberra, Greater Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
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 Bridalwear & Formalwear in Australian National University Australian Capital Territory 2601 - Australian National ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
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 Australian Capital Territory Community Guide and Business Directory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
Australian Capital Territory Community Guide and Business Directory
The Australian Capital Territory Community Guide is your online guide to the State of Australian Capital Territory.
The State of Australian Capital Territory is located in Australia and includes the local regions of Greater Canberra, Regional ACT, & surrounding areas.
www.australiancapitalterritory.communityguide.com.au /community.cfm?/australiancapitalterritory/businessregister   (339 words)

  
 Golf in Capital Hill Australian Capital Territory 2600 - Capital Hill, Canberra, Greater Canberra, Australian Capital ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
Golf in Capital Hill Australian Capital Territory 2600 - Capital Hill, Canberra, Greater Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
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 Articles - Fyshwick, Australian Capital Territory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
It has been recently converted to use a modern portable pressurised treatment system developed by ACTEW called CRANOS.
It is now used to treat industrial waste water, which is then used to water the Duntroon grounds and golf course.
One noteworthy portion of Fyshwick, located between the railway line and a major road called Canberra Avenue, was built as a German prisoner of war camp immediately after World War I ( 1918).
www.lifevalley.com /articles/Fyshwick,_Australian_Capital_Territory   (350 words)

  
 Barbers in Fairbairn Civil Aerodrome Australian Capital Territory 2609 - Fairbairn Civil Aerodrome, Canberra, Greater ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
Barbers in Fairbairn Civil Aerodrome Australian Capital Territory 2609 - Fairbairn Civil Aerodrome, Canberra, Greater Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Australia > Australian Capital Territory > Greater Canberra > Canberra > Fairbairn Civil Aerodrome
Barbers in Fairbairn Civil Aerodrome, Australian Capital Territory 2609
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 Golf in South Bruce Australian Capital Territory 2617 - South Bruce, Canberra, Greater Canberra, Australian Capital ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
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 Pictures Catalogue - Seselja, Loui, 1948- Changi Chapel, National Prisoner of War Memorial, Duntroon, Australian ...
Pictures Catalogue - Seselja, Loui, 1948- Changi Chapel, National Prisoner of War Memorial, Duntroon, Australian Capital Territory, 2003 [picture] / - fullindex.htm test
Changi Chapel, National Prisoner of War Memorial, Duntroon, Australian Capital Territory, 2003 [picture] / Loui Seselja.
War memorials -- Australian Capital Territory -- Duntroon -- Photographs.
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 Golf in Acton Australian Capital Territory 2601 - Acton, Canberra, Greater Canberra, Australian Capital Territory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
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 Motor Service Stations & Garages in The Causeway Australian Capital Territory 2604 - The Causeway, Canberra, Greater ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-05)
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