Three folders of placemarks that help to describe the Pride Rally, March and Fair Day held last Saturday, June 14th, in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. The file makes the route of the march very clear, and events mentioned in the article are placed on the map, making the day easier to visualise. There is a link to the article in the 'King George Square' placemark.
Uddeholm Swedish Rally 2007 covers 340 kilometers of competitive distance in 20 special stages. Among the stages are some old classics, but as much as 34 percent of the route is new compared to the rally 2006 - changes that will make the rally even more challenging to the drivers and more interesting to the spectators! At the finish on sunday afternoon the drivers and co-drivers will have cover...
Norway’s WRC round, 16-18 February 2007, will contain numerous spectacular Special Stages (SS). From the start/finish in Hamar, the special stages will run northeast of Oslo, the capital of Norway, from the mountainous region of Lillehammer in the north to the forests of Kongsvinger in the south. Rally Norway 2006 may well be the first time the international car industry will meet such pictures...
Fort Lytton , Brisbane , Australia . In the 1870's Brisbane lived in fear of attack from the Russians , so Fort Lytton was built at the mouth of the Brisbane River . Why was Brisbane living in fear of Russian attack , who knows , but the Fort gave Lytton a bit of status which helped the township grow .
Wivenhoe Dam provide a safe water supply to Brisbane and adjacent Local Authorities.
The dam has been built across the Brisbane River about 80 kilometres by road from the centre of Brisbane. The dam is also designed to prevent flooding of the capital city of Queensland.
Mt.Cootha Lookout Brisbane , Australia . The lookout gives you pretty good views across Brisbane . Became a Public Recreation Reserve in 1880 , In 1918 a kiosk was built , it's still there today but in a much changed form .
Situated at the Port of Brisbane, Sunstate Cement maintains a manufacturing, storage and distribution facility with a capacity of over one million tonnes per year of both bulk and bagged cement products.