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Combo Waterhole Conservation Park

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Diamantina River channel from stone pitched overshot. Photo: Jo Kurpershoek.

Diamantina River channel from stone pitched overshot. Photo: Jo Kurpershoek.

Location

132km north-west of Winton, near Kynuna

What's special

Combo’s waterholes reputedly inspired 'Banjo' Paterson to write Waltzing Matilda, Australia’s most popular folk song. They are a refuge for wildlife during dry times. Historic stone-pitched overshots dam the Diamantina's channels.

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Last updated
14 September 2017