Quilpie joins global recognition of Queen Elizabeth's platinum jubilee

Sally Gall
By Sally Gall
June 6 2022 - 1:00am
The bonfire spectacular on Baldy Top viewed from the air. Pictures: Karen Grimm

The new federal government might have appointed an Assistant Minister for the Republic but Quilpie Shire councillor Lyn Barnes made sure her community recognised the 70-year reign of Queen Elizabeth II in spectacular fashion.


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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