Queenstown

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Queenstown

The largest town on Tasmania's West Coast, Queenstown is the home of the Mt Lyell Copper Mines, and the West Coast Wilderness Railway, with several Scenic wilderness walks and great fishing at several of it's surrounding lakes.Queenstown was originally developed to service the mining industry in the area, with much debate in it's early years. The original town was adjacent the smelters of the old Mt Lyell Company, and was named Penghana which most of it was destroyed by bush fire.Queenstown the township was developed down river of the Queen River around the new ABT Rail Station.Most people of the population of Queenstown are mostly employed in some way by the mining industry at the nearby mines of Rosebery, Renison Bell, Henty Gold Mine and Mt Lyell, and various tourism related business's.For more information about West Coast Wilderness Railway you can visit Category: Look BackQueenstown
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Queenstown

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Queenstown

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Queenstown

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Queenstown

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Queenstown

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