Ilfracombe graziers among many waiting for La Nina to eventuate

Sally Gall
By Sally Gall
Updated December 16 2020 - 5:45am, first published 2:00am
Dry as a bone: Peter, Kimble, Bess, Peggy, Hamish and Lucy Thomas of Beaconsfield, Ilfracombe, have seen enough of the dry horizon at home. Picture: Sally Gall

Focusing on what they can control is what has helped Ilfracombe's Thomas family keep going despite enduring drought conditions since the rain tap turned off in 2013.

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Sally Gall

Sally Gall

Senior journalist - Queensland Country Life/North Queensland Register

Based at Blackall, CW Qld, where I've raised a family, run Merino sheep and beef cattle, and helped develop a region - its history, tourism, education and communications.

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