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Anakie
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Description

Anakie is positioned at the Sapphire Gemfields 'crossroads' along the Capricorn Highway, and hosts Australia's largest sapphire exhibition, the 'Gemfest - Festival of Gems' over four days each August. Visit the historic Anakie Hotel which had to be partially rebuilt in 1971 after a disgruntled patron blew out the front section with gelignite. You can also enjoy the community rejuvenated town dam area.

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Anakie has your accommodation covered with a bed and breakfast, caravan park and hotel/motel. The nearest hospital is located at Emerald, and there is a service station, along with a local pub for meals and drinks.

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Property Details

Activities

  • Camping
    Camping
  • Walking
    Walking

Today's Weather

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Emerald Weather Forecast - Mostly sunny
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Emerald Weather Forecast - Possible thunderstorm
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Emerald Weather Forecast - Mostly sunny
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Maximum 29°C 31°C 33°C 35°C 35°C 31°C 32°C

Weather last updated at 6:21pm Thursday, 29 January 2015.


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