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Singles and Dating
Mareeba Singles and DatingThe Make a Heart service is being developed by the Australian Regional Network for Mareeba Residents, you can also try our other Dating Services on this link for 18-25's and Seniors Dating 50+
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Interesting facts about Mareeba
Here are some interesting facts about the town of Mareeba in Queensland, Australia:
- Mareeba is located in Far North Queensland, about 64 km (40 miles) west of Cairns. It is situated on the Atherton Tablelands, which is a fertile area known for its agriculture and scenic landscapes.
- The name "Mareeba" comes from an Aboriginal word meaning "meeting of the waters." The town is located at the confluence of the Barron and Granite Creeks.
- Mareeba has a rich history of mining, with gold, tin, and copper being extracted from the surrounding hills and valleys. The first gold discovery in the area was made in 1873, and there are still active mines in the region today.
- Another important industry in Mareeba is agriculture, with crops such as mangoes, avocados, coffee, sugar cane, and tobacco being grown in the area. There are also many cattle and sheep farms in the region.
- Mareeba is home to several festivals and events throughout the year, including the Mareeba Rodeo, the Mareeba Multicultural Festival, and the Taste of the Tablelands food and wine festival.
- The Mareeba Heritage Museum and Tourist Information Centre is a popular attraction in the town, showcasing the history and culture of Mareeba and the Atherton Tablelands.
- The Mareeba Airport is a major aviation hub in the region, serving as a base for helicopter operations, air freight, and general aviation. The airport also hosts the annual Mareeba Air Show, which features vintage and modern aircraft.
- Mareeba is known for its hot and dry climate, with temperatures often reaching over 35°C (95°F) in summer. However, the region also experiences heavy rainfall during the wet season, which runs from December to April.