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Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Q150 Icons List ...

See - Brisbane Times - Q150 Icons - full list.

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Anonymous List watch said...

Q150 icons list

CATEGORY 1: State-shapers

1 Yungaba Immigration Centre
2 Steve Irwin
3 Surf Lifesavers
4 Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen
5 Leslie Thiess
6 Founders of QANTAS
7 Clem Jones
8 Eddie Mabo
9 State Emergency Service
10 John Flynn
11 Charles Kingsford Smith
12 James Cook
13 Royal Agricultural Society of Queensland
14 Isolated Children's Parents Association
15 Wayne Bennett

CATEGORY 2: Influential artists

1 Bee Gees
2 Powderfinger
3 Geoffrey Rush
4 Keith Urban
5 Oodgeroo Noonuccal (Kath Walker)
6 Steele Rudd
7 Judith Wright
8 Billy Thorpe
9 Hugh Lunn
10 Savage Garden
11 Gladys Moncrieff
12 Graeme Connors
13 William McInnes
14 David Malouf
15 Charles Chauvel

CATEGORY 3: Sports legends

1 Wally Lewis
2 Cathy Freeman
3 Pat Rafter
4 Rod Laver
5 Allan Border
6 Greg Norman
7 Susie O'Neill
8 Dick Johnson
9 Allan (Alfie) Langer
10 Gunsynd
11 Mal Meninga
12 Grant Hackett
13 Matthew Hayden
14 Kieren Perkins
15 Mick Doohan

3:44 PM, June 10, 2009

 
Anonymous List watch said...

CATEGORY 4: Locations

1 Australia Zoo (Sunshine Coast Hinterland)
2 Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame (Longreach)
3 Surfers Paradise
4 Bundaberg Rum Distillery
5 Big Pineapple (Nambour)
6 South Bank Parklands (Brisbane)
7 Noosa
8 Breakfast Creek Hotel (Brisbane)
9 Yatala Pie Shop
10 Barcaldine Tree of Knowledge
11 Paronella Park (North Queensland)
12 Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary (Brisbane)
13 Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary (Gold Coast)
14 Great Dividing Range
15 Darling Downs

CATEGORY 5: Natural attractions

1 Great Barrier Reef
2 Fraser Island
3 Glasshouse Mountains
4 Whitsundays
5 Daintree Rainforest
6 Outback Queensland
7 Carnarvon Gorge
8 Stradbroke Island
9 Lamington National Park
10 Bunya Mountains
11 Moreton Bay
12 Barron Falls
13 Springbrook National Park
14 Magnetic Island
15 Undara Lava Tubes

CATEGORY 6: Structures and engineering feats

1 Story Bridge (Brisbane)
2 Kuranda Scenic Railway (Cairns)
3 XXXX Brewery (Brisbane)
4 Brisbane City Hall
5 Skyrail Rainforest Cable (Cairns)
6 Gateway Bridge (Brisbane)
7 Suncorp Stadium (Lang Park)
8 Q1 (Gold Coast)
9 The Gabba (Brisbane)
10 The University of Queensland Great Court
11 St John's Cathedral (Brisbane)
12 Old Museum (Brisbane)
13 QANTAS Hangars (Longreach and Cloncurry)
14 Hornibrook Highway Bridge (Redcliffe)
15 Burdekin Falls Dam

CATEGORY 7: Defining moments

1 World Expo '88
2 1974 Queensland floods
3 QANTAS takes to the air
4 1982 Brisbane Commonwealth Games
5 Mabo High Court of Australia decision
6 Fitzgerald Inquiry (1987-89)
7 Queensland proclaimed as a new colony
8 Gold discovered in Queensland (1868)
9 World Heritage listing of the Wet Tropics
10 Queensland wins its first Sheffield Shield (1995)
11 Cloudland and the Bellevue Hotel demolished
12 Queensland the first with free education
13 Australia's first Aboriginal Parliamentarians
14 All chained up for women's rights (1965 at Regatta Hotel)
15 Railway comes to Queensland (1865)

CATEGORY 8: Innovations and inventions

1 Royal Flying Doctor Service
2 Cervical cancer vaccination (Professor Ian Frazer)
3 Polio treatment
4 Blue Care (formerly Blue Nurses)
5 School of the Air
6 Billabong
7 Lamington
8 Kids Alive - Do the Five
9 Lucas' Pawpaw Ointment
10 Weis Fruit Bar
11 Immune system research wins Nobel Prize
12 Southern Cross windmills
13 Tilt train
14 Dingo fence
15 wotif.com.au

CATEGORY 9: Events and festivals

1 EkkA (Brisbane)
2 State of Origin
3 Birdsville Races
4 Riverfire (Riverfestival)
5 Woodford Folk Festival
6 Carnival of Flowers (Toowoomba)
7 Country Music Muster (Gympie)
8 Indy (Gold Coast)
9 Apple and Grape Harvest Festival (Stanthorpe)
10 B&S Balls
11 Beef Australia (Rockhampton)
12 Brisbane to Gladstone Yacht Race
13 Mount Isa Rodeo
14 Panyiri Greek Festival (Brisbane)
15 Noosa Triathalon

CATEGORY 10: Typically Queensland

1 Backyard BBQs
2 Queenslander house
3 XXXX Beer
4 Bundy Rum (and bear)
5 Sunshine
6 Bowen mango
7 Summer afternoon storms
8 "Waltzing Matilda"
9 Macadamia nut
10 Maroon
11 Jacaranda tree
12 Cane fields
13 Cane toad
14 Thongs
15 Mud crab

3:45 PM, June 10, 2009

 

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