Many Peaks

Many Peaks, a former rural town and copper-mining centre, is 80 km south of Gladstone, at the southern end of the Boyne Valley. It was named after the Many Peaks Range to the town's north-east, named by Ludwig Leichhardt in 1845.

Further Reading: 

Calliope Shire Council, Calliope Shire Council Centenary 1879-1979, Calliope, The Council, 1979

Lorna McDonald, Gladstone: city that waited, Gladstone, Boolarong Publications, 1988


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