TrueBlue Magazine - Dec 2019/Jan 2020

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Adventure Travel

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From the time of the 19th century gold rush, the Gulflander train has carried passengers between the remote Queensland towns of Normanton and Croydon. Still going strong, the ‘train from nowhere to nowhere’ now treats visitors to a memorable savannah rail journey.

Photo: TEQ & Lincoln Fowler

WORDs: Tim Richards

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IT TELLS A STORY ABOUT THE FRONTIER NATURE OF THIS TOWN IN THE GULF SAVANNAH REGION.