Place:Winton, Queensland, Australia

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NameWinton
TypeTown
Coordinates22.367°S 143.0°E
Located inQueensland, Australia
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Winton is a town in Central West Queensland, Australia, northwest of Longreach. The main industries of the area are sheep and cattle raising. The town was named by postmaster Robert Allen, in 1876 after his place of birth Winton, Dorset. At the 2011 census, Winton had a population of 954.

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