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ABC (formerly known as The ABC National Television Service or ABC-TV from 1956 until 2008, and as ABC1 from 2008 until 2014) is a national public television network in Australia.
ABC Classic FM is a classical music radio station available in Australia, and internationally online.
ABC Comedy (stylised as ABC COMEDY) is a national public digital television multichannel in Australia.
ABC Local Radio is a network of publicly owned radio stations in Australia, operated by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
ABC Me (stylised as ABC ME) is an Australian children's public digital television multichannel owned by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
ABC News is an Australian Broadcasting Corporation 24-hour news radio service.
ABC News (also referred to as the ABC News channel) is an Australian 24-hour news channel launched and owned by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
ABC Television is a service of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation launched in 1956.
Adelaide is the capital city of the state of South Australia, and the fifth-most populous city of Australia.
Adelaide Airport is the principal airport of Adelaide, South Australia and the fifth busiest airport in Australia, servicing just over eight million passengers in the financial year ending 30 June 2017.
Adelaide Parklands Terminal is the only interstate railway station in Adelaide, South Australia.
ADS is an Australian television station based in Adelaide, South Australia.
The "Afghans" or "Ghans" were camel caravanners who worked in Outback Australia from the 1860s to the 1930s.
AGL Energy Ltd is an Australian listed public company involved in both the generation and retailing of electricity and gas for residential and commercial use.
Albert Morris (13 August 1886 in Bridgetown, South Australia – 9 January 1939, Broken Hill), was a highly acclaimed amateur Australian botanist, ecologist, conservationist and pioneer developer of arid zone re-vegetation and ecological restoration techniques.
Arthur William Upfield (1 September 1890 – 12 February 1964) was an English/Australian writer, best known for his works of detective fiction featuring Detective Inspector Napoleon "Bony" Bonaparte of the Queensland Police Force, a half-caste Aborigine.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) is the independent statistical agency of the Government of Australia.
The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) is the federal independent agency in charge of organising, conducting and supervising federal elections and referendums.
The Australian Football League (AFL) is the pre-eminent professional competition in the sport of Australian rules football in Australia and features only Australian teams.
The Australian National Heritage List is a heritage register, a list of national heritage places deemed to be of outstanding heritage significance to Australia.
The Australian New Wave (also known as the Australian Film Revival, Australian Film Renaissance, or New Australian Cinema) was an era of resurgence in worldwide popularity of Australian cinema, particularly in the United States.
Australian Railway History is a monthly magazine covering railway history in Australia published by the New South Wales Division of the Australian Railway Historical Society on behalf of its seven state and territory Divisions.
The Australian Sports Commission (ASC) is the Australian Government's statutory agency responsible for distributing funds and providing strategic guidance and leadership for sporting activity in Australia.
The Barrier Daily Truth is the local newspaper for the mining town of Broken Hill in Australia.
The Barrier Highway is a highway in New South Wales and South Australia signposted as part of route A32.
The Barrier Industrial Council is the trades and labour council for the isolated mining town of Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.
The Barrier Ranges or sometimes the Barrier Range and historically the Stanley's Barrier Range, is a mountain range that comprises a series of hills and higher grounds in the far western region of New South Wales, Australia, surrounding the city of Broken Hill.
The Battle of Broken Hill was a fatal incident which took place in Australia near Broken Hill, New South Wales, on 1 January 1915.
BHP, formerly known as BHP Billiton, is the trading entity of BHP Billiton Limited and BHP Billiton plc, an Anglo-Australian multinational mining, metals and petroleum dual-listed public company headquartered in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.
Big Brother is the Australian version of the international Big Brother reality television series.
A boomerang is a thrown tool, typically constructed as a flat airfoil, that is designed to spin about an axis perpendicular to the direction of its flight.
Boundary rider is a long-established (1864) Australasian term for a cattle or sheep station employee whose duties entail a regular tour (by horse, camel or motor vehicle) of the outer perimeter (boundary) of the property, checking condition of fences, collecting stock that may have escaped and ejecting strays that may have wandered onto the property, effecting any repairs that may be required, and reporting anything out of the ordinary to the owner or manager.
With railways, a break of gauge occurs where a line of one gauge meets a line of a different gauge.
Brent Allen Staker (born 23 May 1984) is a former professional Australian rules footballer who played for the West Coast Eagles and in the Australian Football League (AFL).
Broken Hill Airport is an airport located southeast of Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.
Broken Hill Mosque is a heritage-listed mosque and museum at Buck Street, Broken Hill, City of Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.
The Broken Hill Ore Deposit is located underneath Broken Hill in western New South Wales, Australia, and is the namesake for the town.
Broken Hill Post Office is a heritage-listed post office at 258-260 Argent Street, Broken Hill, City of Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.
The Broken Hill railway line is now part of the transcontinental railway from Sydney to Perth.
Broken Hill railway station is located on the Broken Hill line in New South Wales, Australia.
Broken Hill Synagogue is a heritage-listed former synagogue at 165 Wolfram Street, Broken Hill, City of Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.
The Broken Hill Trades Hall is a heritage-listed trades hall at 34 Sulphide Street, Broken Hill, City of Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.
Broken Hill Women's Memorial is located in the Town Square of Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia, and honours the contribution of women to the Broken Hill community.
Brushmen of the Bush was a painting group of five artists who collaborated in Broken Hill, New South Wales in 1973.
The Burke and Wills expedition was an Australian exploration expedition in 1860–61 of 19 men, led by Robert O'Hara Burke and William John Wills, with the objective of crossing Australia from Melbourne in the south, to the Gulf of Carpentaria in the north, a distance of around 3,250 kilometres (approximately 2,000 miles).
Buslink is a bus operator providing services in Alice Springs, Darwin, Jabiru and Humpty Doo.
A capital city (or simply capital) is the municipality exercising primary status in a country, state, province, or other administrative region, usually as its seat of government.
The Central railway station is a railway station located at the southern end of the central business district in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
The Central West Express is an Australian passenger train operating on the Main Western line in New South Wales from Sydney to Dubbo.
Chad Bugeja (born 28 April 1981 in Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia) is a former Australian professional footballer.
Charles Rasp, born Hieronymous Salvator Lopez von Pereira, (7 October 1846 – 22 May 1907) is known as the first person to identify the economic potential of the ore deposits at Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.
Captain Charles Napier Sturt (28 April 1795 – 16 June 1869) was a British explorer of Australia, and part of the European exploration of Australia.
Cheese slaw is a salad and side dish consisting of cheddar cheese, carrot, mayonnaise, and sometimes cabbage.
Chips Rafferty MBE (26 March 190927 May 1971) was an Australian actor.
The City of Broken Hill is a local government area in the Far West region of New South Wales, Australia.
Coal is a combustible black or brownish-black sedimentary rock usually occurring in rock strata in layers or veins called coal beds or coal seams.
Cockle Creek Smelter was a zinc and lead smelter located at the northern end of Lake Macquarie near Boolaroo in Newcastle, New South Wales.
Consolidated Zinc was an Australian mining company from 1905 to 1962.
Corey Page (born 27 March 1975) is an Australian film and television actor.
Corrugated galvanised iron or steel (colloquially corrugated iron (near universal), wriggly tin (taken from UK military slang), pailing (in Caribbean English), corrugated sheet metal (in North America) and occasionally abbreviated CGI) is a building material composed of sheets of hot-dip galvanised mild steel, cold-rolled to produce a linear corrugated pattern in them.
The Darling River is the third longest river in Australia, measuring from its source in northern New South Wales to its confluence with the Murray River at Wentworth, New South Wales.
David William Simmons, OAM (born 7 November 1947), a former Australian politician, was a member of the Australian House of Representatives from 1983 to 1996, representing the seat of Calare for the Australian Labor Party.
Day Dream Smelter is a heritage-listed former mine and now archaeological site located on an unnamed road at Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia, approximately 20 km north-west of Broken Hill town.
Dean Solomon (born 9 January 1980) is a former professional Australian rules footballer who played for the Essendon Football Club and the Fremantle Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL).
A desert is a barren area of landscape where little precipitation occurs and consequently living conditions are hostile for plant and animal life.
The Desert climate (in the Köppen climate classification BWh and BWk, sometimes also BWn), also known as an arid climate, is a climate in which precipitation is too low to sustain any vegetation at all, or at most a very scanty shrub, and does not meet the criteria to be classified as a polar climate.
The Division of Parkes is an Australian electoral division in the state of New South Wales.
Dubbo City Regional Airport, is a regional airport serving Dubbo, a city in the Australian state of New South Wales.
The Dubbo railway station is an heritage-listed railway station and bus interchange located on the Main Western line in Dubbo in the Dubbo Regional Council local government area of New South Wales, Australia.
A dust storm is a meteorological phenomenon common in arid and semi-arid regions.
East Perth railway station is located on the Midland line in Perth, Western Australia.
The east–west rail corridor is a standard gauge railway that runs across Australia starting in Sydney, New South Wales, linking the Eastern states to Western Australia.
Sir Edward Emerton Warren (26 August 1897 – 8 September 1983) was an Australian politician.
Barwon is an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of New South Wales.
Eleven (stylized as ELEVEN) is an Australian free-to-air digital television multichannel operated by Network Ten.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
Evaporation is a type of vaporization that occurs on the surface of a liquid as it changes into the gaseous phase before reaching its boiling point.
The First BHP Offices Chimney Ruin is the heritage-listed ruin of the original offices of BHP, now located on Willyama Common, east of the corner of Gaffney and Oxide Streets, Proprietary Square, Broken Hill, City of Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.
Florence May Harding (MBE) (1908 – 19th August, 1971), known as May Harding, was a teacher, naturalist, botanist, and artist (photographer, printmaker, draftsperson and cartoonist/illustrator) at Broken Hill, New South Wales.
The Government of the Commonwealth of Australia (also referred to as the Australian Government, the Commonwealth Government, or the Federal Government) is the government of the Commonwealth of Australia, a federal parliamentary constitutional monarchy.
The Government of New South Wales, also referred to as the New South Wales Government or NSW Government, is the Australian state democratic administrative authority of New South Wales.
Great Southern Rail (GSR) is an Australian interstate passenger train operator.
GTS/BKN is an Australian regional television station serving the Spencer Gulf of South Australia and the Broken Hill area of New South Wales.
2HIL, branded on-air as Hill FM, is an Australian radio station owned by the Super Radio Network.
The history of Australia from 1788–1850 covers the early colonial period of Australia's history, from the arrival in 1788 of the First Fleet of British ships at Sydney, New South Wales, who established the penal colony, the scientific exploration of the continent and later, establishment of other Australian colonies and the beginnings of representative democratic government.
Hunting is the practice of killing or trapping animals, or pursuing or tracking them with the intent of doing so.
Imparja Television (IMP) is an Australian television station servicing remote eastern and central Australia, that began broadcasting on 2 January 1988.
The Indian Pacific is an Australian passenger rail service that operates between Sydney, on the Pacific Ocean, and Perth, on the Indian Ocean.
Indigenous Australians are the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people of Australia, descended from groups that existed in Australia and surrounding islands prior to British colonisation.
Ion Llewellyn Idriess, OBE (20 September 18896 June 1979) was a prolific and influential Australian author.
Jack Absalom (born 1927) is an Australian artist, author and adventurer.
John Christopher Casey JP (born 30 June 1964) is an Australian journalist and sports broadcaster.
June Bronhill OBE (26 June 192924 January 2005) was an internationally acclaimed Australian coloratura soprano opera singer, performer and actress, She was well known for light opera and musical theatre in London West End theatres and Australia as well as on the opera stage.
The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.
Kenneth Bernard Cook (5 May 1929 – 18 April 1987) was an Australian journalist, television documentary maker, and novelist best known for his works Wake in Fright, which is still in print five decades after its first publication, and the humorous Killer Koala trilogy.
Lead is a chemical element with symbol Pb (from the Latin plumbum) and atomic number 82.
Lead poisoning is a type of metal poisoning caused by lead in the body.
Lord Tim (born 1970) is the professional name of Australian musician Tim Ian Grose.
Mad Max 2 (originally released in the United States as The Road Warrior and sometimes known as Mad Max 2: The Road Warrior) is a 1981 Australian post-apocalyptic action film directed by George Miller.
Mateship is an Australian cultural idiom that embodies equality, loyalty and friendship, usually among men.
Max Barry (born 18 March 1973) is an Australian author.
Melbourne Airport, colloquially known as Tullamarine Airport, is the primary airport serving the city of Melbourne, and the second busiest airport in Australia.
The Menindee Lakes is a chain of shallow ephemeral freshwater lakes connected to the Darling River to form a storage system.
Menindee railway station is located on the Broken Hill line in New South Wales, Australia.
Menindee, frequently but erroneously spelled "Menindie", is a small town in the far west of New South Wales, Australia, in Central Darling Shire, on the banks of the Darling River, with a sign-posted population of 980 and a population of 551.
Mildura Airport is located southwest of Mildura, Victoria, Australia.
A mineral is a naturally occurring chemical compound, usually of crystalline form and not produced by life processes.
Mineral resource classification is the classification of mineral resources based on an increasing level of geological knowledge and confidence.
Mining is the extraction of valuable minerals or other geological materials from the earth, usually from an orebody, lode, vein, seam, reef or placer deposit.
The New South Wales Minister for Local Government is a minister in the New South Wales Government and has responsibilities which includes all local government areas and related legislation in New South Wales, the most primary of which is the Local Government Act 1993.
Mount Gipps Station most commonly known as Mount Gipps is a pastoral lease that operates as a sheep station in north west New South Wales.
Murray Farquhar OBE (7 July 19183 December 1993) was an Australian jurist.
A narrow-gauge railway (narrow-gauge railroad in the US) is a railway with a track gauge narrower than the standard.
The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA) is Australia’s audiovisual archive, responsible for developing, preserving, maintaining, promoting and providing access to a national collection of copies of film, television, sound, and radio audiovisual materials and related items.
The National Heritage List for England (NHLE) is Historic England's official list of buildings, monuments, parks and gardens, wrecks, battlefields, World Heritage Sites and other heritage assets considered worthy of preservation.
The National Rugby League (NRL) is a league of professional men's rugby league teams in Australasia.
New South Wales (abbreviated as NSW) is a state on the east coast of:Australia.
The New South Wales Government Railways (NSWGR) was the agency of the Government of New South Wales that administered rail transport in New South Wales, Australia, between 1855 and 1932.
The New South Wales Legislative Assembly is the lower of the two houses of the Parliament of New South Wales, an Australian state.
New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
The Newcastle metropolitan area is the second most populated area in the Australian state of New South Wales and includes most of the Newcastle and Lake Macquarie local government areas.
Nikki Visser (born 24 March 1975) is an Australian former model and television personality.
Nine Regional is an Australian television network owned by Southern Cross Austereo that is broadcast in Queensland, New South Wales, the Australian Capital Territory, Victoria and South Australia.
The Nine Network (commonly known as Channel Nine or simply Nine) is a major Australian commercial free-to-air television network, that is a division of Nine Entertainment Co. with headquarters in Willoughby, a suburb located on the North Shore of Sydney, Australia.
The Northern Territory (abbreviated as NT) is a federal Australian territory in the central and central northern regions of Australia.
NSW TrainLink is an Australian brand for the medium and long distance passenger rail and coach services in New South Wales.
NWS is an Australian television station based in Adelaide, Australia.
The term "ocker" is used both as a noun and adjective for an Australian who speaks and acts in a rough and uncultivated manner, using a broad Australian accent (or Strine).
One (stylised as ONE) is an Australian free-to-air digital television multichannel, which was launched by Network Ten on 26 March 2009.
Opera (English plural: operas; Italian plural: opere) is a form of theatre in which music has a leading role and the parts are taken by singers.
An ore is an occurrence of rock or sediment that contains sufficient minerals with economically important elements, typically metals, that can be economically extracted from the deposit.
The Ottoman Empire (دولت عليه عثمانیه,, literally The Exalted Ottoman State; Modern Turkish: Osmanlı İmparatorluğu or Osmanlı Devleti), also historically known in Western Europe as the Turkish Empire"The Ottoman Empire-also known in Europe as the Turkish Empire" or simply Turkey, was a state that controlled much of Southeast Europe, Western Asia and North Africa between the 14th and early 20th centuries.
The Outback is the vast, remote interior of Australia.
The Outback Xplorer is an Australian passenger train operated by NSW TrainLink between Sydney and Broken Hill via the Main Western line.
Palace Hotel is a heritage-listed pub at 227 Argent Street, Broken Hill, City of Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.
Parkes railway station is located on the Broken Hill line in New South Wales, Australia.
Pasminco was an Australian mining company founded in 1988.
Pastoralism is the branch of agriculture concerned with the raising of livestock.
The Philippines (Pilipinas or Filipinas), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas), is a unitary sovereign and archipelagic country in Southeast Asia.
Port Pirie is the sixth most populous city in South Australia after Adelaide, Mount Gambier, Whyalla, Murray Bridge and Port Lincoln.
Port Pirie (Mary Elie Street) railway station was located in the city of Port Pirie, South Australia.
Kevin Charles "Pro" Hart, MBE (30 May 192828 March 2006), was an Australian artist, born in Broken Hill, New South Wales, who was considered the father of the Australian Outback painting movement and his works are widely admired for capturing the true spirit of the outback.
QQQ is an Australian television station broadcasting in remote central and eastern areas of Australia, owned by Southern Cross Austereo.
ABC Radio National, known on-air as RN, is an Australia-wide Public Service Broadcasting radio network run by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
Rae Desmond Jones (11 August 1941 – 27 June 2017) was an Australian poet, novelist, short story writer and politician.
Regional Express (also known as Rex) is an Australian airline based in Mascot, New South Wales.
Renewable energy is energy that is collected from renewable resources, which are naturally replenished on a human timescale, such as sunlight, wind, rain, tides, waves, and geothermal heat.
Richard Thilthorpe Slee, (1879–1935), mining engineer, was General Manager of the B.H.P. mine at Broken Hill, Australia.
A ridge or mountain ridge are geological features consisting of a chain of mountains or hills that form a continuous elevated crest for some distance.The sides of the ridge slope away from narrow top on either side.The line along the crest formed by the highest points, with the terrain dropping down on either side, is called the ridgeline.
Robin Sellick (born 1967) is an Australian portrait photographer, widely regarded as "Australia's leading celebrity photographer".
Rock or stone is a natural substance, a solid aggregate of one or more minerals or mineraloids.
The Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow is a luxury car that was produced by British automaker Rolls-Royce in various forms from 1965 to 1980.
Sir Ronald Sydney Nyholm (29 January 1917 – 4 December 1971) was an Australian chemist who was a leading figure in inorganic chemistry in the 1950s and 1960s.
The Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia (RFDS, informally known as The Flying Doctor) is one of the largest and most comprehensive aeromedical organisations in the world.
SAS is a television station in Adelaide, South Australia.
SBS is a national public television network in Australia.
SBS Viceland (stylised as SBS VICELAND) is an Australian free-to-air digital television multichannel owned by the Special Broadcasting Service (SBS).
School of the Air is a generic term for correspondence schools catering for the primary and early secondary education of children in remote and outback Australia where some or all classes were traditionally conducted by radio, although this is now being replaced by internet technology.
Seppelts Warehouse is a heritage-listed former warehouse at 160 Crystal Street, Broken Hill, City of Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.
Sheep farming is the raising and breeding of domestic sheep.
Silver is a chemical element with symbol Ag (from the Latin argentum, derived from the Proto-Indo-European ''h₂erǵ'': "shiny" or "white") and atomic number 47.
The Silver City Comet was a train service that operated from September 1937 until November 1989 between Parkes and Broken Hill in western New South Wales.
The Silver City Highway is a highway that links Buronga, New South Wales to the Queensland border via Wentworth, Broken Hill, and Tibooburra, in the arid Far West region of New South Wales.
| The Silverton Tramway was a 58-kilometre-long railway line running from Cockburn on the South Australian state border to Broken Hill in New South Wales.
Silverton is a small village at the far west of New South Wales, Australia, north-west of Broken Hill.
Solar power is the conversion of energy from sunlight into electricity, either directly using photovoltaics (PV), indirectly using concentrated solar power, or a combination.
South Australia (abbreviated as SA) is a state in the southern central part of Australia.
Southern & Silverton Rail was an Australian rail operator.
The Southern Hemisphere is the half of Earth that is south of the Equator.
The Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) is a hybrid-funded Australian public broadcasting radio, online, and television network.
Spirits of the Air, Gremlins of the Clouds is a 1989 Australian post-apocalyptic sci-fi adventure film directed by Alex Proyas.
St Josephs Convent is a heritage-listed former convent and chapel at Sulphide Street, Broken Hill, City of Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.
Steelmaking is the process for producing steel from iron ore and scrap.
The Stephens Creek Dam is an earth-filled embankment dam built on a rock foundation with an uncontrolled spillway across the Stephens Creek, located in the Far West region of New South Wales, Australia.
Stephen Abbott (known as Steve Abbott; born 24 March 1956, Broken Hill, New South Wales) is an Australian comedian and author, also known under the comedic moniker of The Sandman or occasionally Sandy.
Steve Rowe (born 19 January 1965) is the founder, bass guitarist, and vocalist of the Australian Christian death metal band Mortification which was considered to be a major pioneer in the genre.
Stewart Finlay-McLennan (born 7 September 1957) is an Australian-born classically trained actor.
Stuart Bown (born 24 August 1978 in Broken Hill, New South Wales) is an Australian rules footballer who played in the Australian Football League (AFL) for the Adelaide Crows and currently plays for Norwood in the South Australian National Football League (SANFL).
Sulphide Street railway station was the terminus of the Silverton Tramway in New South Wales, Australia.
The Surveyor-General of New South Wales is the primary government authority responsible for land and mining surveying in New South Wales.
Susan Dorothea White (born 10 August 1941) is an Australian artist and author.
Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
Sydney (Kingsford Smith) Airport (colloquially Mascot Airport, Kingsford Smith Airport, or Sydney Airport) is an international airport in Sydney, Australia located 8 km (5 mi) south of Sydney city centre, in the suburb of Mascot.
The Syndicate of Seven is the name given to the original members of the Broken Hill Mining Company formed in 1883, who lodged applications for mining leases along the Line of Lode at Broken Hill in New South Wales, Australia.
| The Tarrawingee Tramway was a railway in the Barrier Ranges region of New South Wales.
Taylor Walker (born 25 April 1990) is a professional Australian rules footballer playing for the Adelaide Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL).
TCN is the Sydney flagship television station of the Nine Network in Australia and is located at Willoughby.
The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert is a 1994 Australian comedy-drama film written and directed by Stephan Elliott.
The Amazing Race 18 (also known as The Amazing Race: Unfinished Business) is the eighteenth installment of the reality television show The Amazing Race.
The Australian Women's Weekly, sometimes known as simply The Weekly, is an Australian monthly women's magazine published by Bauer Media Group in Sydney.
The Sydney Morning Herald (SMH) is a daily compact newspaper published by Fairfax Media in Sydney, Australia.
Thelma Afford (born 1908 in Broken Hill, New South Wales, died 1996 in Sydney) was an Australian costume designer, theatre performer, and fashion journalist who worked in Adelaide, Melbourne, and Sydney.
Lieutenant Colonel Sir Thomas Livingstone Mitchell (15 June 1792 – 5 October 1855), surveyor and explorer of south-eastern Australia, was born at Grangemouth in Stirlingshire, Scotland.
Australia uses three main time zones: Australian Western Standard Time (AWST; UTC+08:00), Australian Central Standard Time (ACST; UTC+09:30), and Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST; UTC+10:00).
Tin is a chemical element with the symbol Sn (from stannum) and atomic number 50.
A trade union or trades union, also called a labour union (Canada) or labor union (US), is an organization of workers who have come together to achieve many common goals; such as protecting the integrity of its trade, improving safety standards, and attaining better wages, benefits (such as vacation, health care, and retirement), and working conditions through the increased bargaining power wielded by the creation of a monopoly of the workers.
Transshipment or transhipment is the shipment of goods or containers to an intermediate destination, then to yet another destination.
Trevor Butler was a contestant and winner of Big Brother Australia Series 4 (airing in 2004).
Triple J (often triple j) is a government-funded, national Australian radio station intended to appeal to listeners between the ages of 18 and 34 which began broadcasting in January 1975.
Troy Kenneth Andrews, OAM(born 1 December 1961) is an Australian wheelchair basketball player and shooter, who has represented Australia at five Paralympics from 1984 to 2000.
Turkish people or the Turks (Türkler), also known as Anatolian Turks (Anadolu Türkleri), are a Turkic ethnic group and nation living mainly in Turkey and speaking Turkish, the most widely spoken Turkic language.
Two-up is a traditional Australian gambling game, involving a designated "spinner" throwing two coins or pennies into the air.
UTC+09:30 is an identifier for a time offset from UTC of +09:30.
W44 Concentrate Train conveyed lead and zinc concentrates from the Zinc Corporation owned mines at Broken Hill, New South Wales to the Sulphide Corporation Cockle Creek Smelter south of Newcastle.
Wake in Fright (initially released as Outback outside Australia) is a 1971 psychological thriller film directed by Ted Kotcheff, written by Evan Jones and starring Gary Bond, Donald Pleasence, Chips Rafferty, Sylvia Kay and Jack Thompson.
Walter Sully Emporium is a heritage-listed commercial building at 404-408 Argent Street, Broken Hill, City of Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.
Wentworth is a small border town in the far south west of the state of New South Wales, Australia.
Wesley Uniting Church is a heritage-listed church at Cobalt Street, Broken Hill, City of Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.
Yancowinna County is one of the 141 Cadastral divisions of New South Wales.
Zinc is a chemical element with symbol Zn and atomic number 30.
The 2000s drought in Australia, also known as the Millennium drought is said by some to be the worst drought recorded since European settlement.
2BH is an Australian radio station owned by the Super Radio Network.
7mate is an Australian free-to-air digital television multichannel, which was launched by the Seven Network on 25 September 2010.
7TWO is an Australian free-to-air digital television multichannel, which was launched by the Seven Network on 1 November 2009.
999 ABC Broken Hill is an ABC Local Radio station based in Broken Hill and broadcasting to the surrounding outback region in New South Wales, including the towns of Menindee, White Cliffs and Silverton.
9Gem is an Australian free-to-air digital television multichannel, launched by the Nine Network in September 2010.
9Go! is an Australian free-to-air digital television multichannel, which was launched by the Nine Network on 9 August 2009.