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General Information:

A71 is a rural route connecting New South Wales with the mid western parts of Queensland. The route primarily passes through bushland and rural properties, and small towns. The major centres along the route include Cunnamulla and Charleville.

History:

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Preview: Description:
Distance Sign:
First RD sign north of the Queensland / New South Wales border, near Barringun, August 2008.

Image Richard Wardle

Outback Way / Matilda Highway Tourist Sign:
Tourist based distance sign near Barringun and the Queensland / New South Wales border, August 2008.

Image Richard Wardle

1 The State Road Network Map, 30 June 2008
2 Ministerial Media Statements, $1.8 million Mitchell Highway upgrade underway, 29 October 2009
3 Ministerial Media Statements, Rest area upgrades improve safety on Mitchell Highway, 22 May 2009

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