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Q1. Which town is the home of the School of the Air?
A) Tenterfield
B) Tamworth
C) Broken Hill
D) Alice Springs

Q2. Which tiny ghost town featured as the backdrop of the movies Mission Impossible II , Dirty Deeds, and Mad Max II?
A) Silverton
B) Dorigo
C) Birdsville
D) Central Tilba

Q3. Where in Far North Queensland is known by indigenous people as the birthplace of the Rainbow Serpent?
A) Tully
B) Mareeba
C) Mount Mulligan
D) Douglas

Q4. In which state or territory is Daly Waters?
A) Western Australia
B) Queensland
C) South Australia
D) Northern Territory

Q5. On which highway would you find the Heartbreak Hotel roadhouse, that attracts travellers who are looking to party 'til dawn, with its vivacious female staff heating up the atmosphere to match the scorching temperatures?
A) Kakadu Highway
B) Stuart Highway
C) Buchanan Highways
D) Barkly Highway

Q6. With less than 20 permanent residents, in which state or territory would you find Walhalla?
A) Victoria
B) Western Australia
C) South Australia
D) Queensland

Q7. In which ghost town, close to Kalgoorlie, was gold first discovered in 1893, triggering a gold rush and a population of 15,000?
A) Golden Arrow
B) Karlkurla
C) Boulder
D) Broad Arrow

Q8. In which state or territory would you find Rabbit Flat?
A) Tasmania
B) Northern Territory
C) Victoria
D) South Australia

Q9. Which famous opal mining town in outback New South Wales and is home to the world's richest deposits of black opal?
A) Tibooburra
B) Cobar
C) Lightning Ridge
D) Silverton

Q10. In which state or territory would you find The Alligator Rivers?
A) Western Australia
B) Queensland
C) South Australia
D) Northern Territory

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