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History of Mackay & district / [compiled by the Teacher Librarian Network Mackay]
Bib ID 3702492
Format BookBook
Description [Mackay, Qld. : Mackay and District Teacher Librarian Network, 2005] 
47 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps, ports. ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 0646447041
Summary

Brief local history of Mackay; includes information about the contact history of theYuibera people; conditions under which South Sea Islanders brought to Mackay to work in sugar industry; sporting heroes from Mackay include Cathy Freeman and Wendell Sailor.

Notes

Includes index.

Subjects Indigenous peoples - Pacific.  |  Geography - Territories and boundaries.  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture - Sugar.  |  History.  |  Yuwibara / Yuwiburra / Yuibera people (E54) (Qld SF55-08)  |  Mackay (Qld.) -- History.  |  Pacific Islands.  |  Mackay (E Qld SF55-08)
Other authors/contributors Mackay and District Teacher Librarian Network
Available From Mackay Teacher Librarians Network, c/- Laurel Shaw, Fitzgerald State School, Norris Road, North Mackay QLD 4740 
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245 0 0 |aHistory of Mackay & district /|c[compiled by the Teacher Librarian Network Mackay]
260 |a[Mackay, Qld. :|bMackay and District Teacher Librarian Network,|c2005]
300 |a47 p. :|bill. (chiefly col.), maps, ports. ;|c21 cm.
500 |aIncludes index.
520 |aBrief local history of Mackay; includes information about the contact history of theYuibera people; conditions under which South Sea Islanders brought to Mackay to work in sugar industry; sporting heroes from Mackay include Cathy Freeman and Wendell Sailor.
650 7 |aIndigenous peoples - Pacific.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aGeography - Territories and boundaries.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aEconomic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture - Sugar.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aHistory.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aYuwibara / Yuwiburra / Yuibera people (E54) (Qld SF55-08)|2aiatsisl
651 0 |aMackay (Qld.)|xHistory.
651 7 |aPacific Islands.|2aiatsisp
651 7 |aMackay (E Qld SF55-08)|2aiatsisp
710 2 |aMackay and District Teacher Librarian Network.
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