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Over 100 years ago, Afghanis brought camels to Australia. They worked when the overland telegraph line was installed between Adelaide in the south and Darwin in the north, a distance of about 3,000 km.

Now, we have hundreds, if not thousands of wild camels roaming round in Central Australia. We have developed a camel meat industry which has been successful and most recently sent a number of camels to Qatar to help provide a different genetic stream in their camel industry.

We have many more camels than Qatar has, so it was a good deal for Qatar and Australia. 

It's ironic that the camels that cme from the Middle East are now being returned to the Middle East.

What do you think?

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Comment by mister green solide 1 on January 11, 2015 at 2:30

Camels are for those who sponsored...

    ...Australian took care of camels what makes them won the quatarian in their activity legacy...

Comment by saif...ul on July 13, 2014 at 18:41

very nice and informative

Comment by Vinne on July 13, 2014 at 17:58

Interesting, great blog

Comment by Mishaikh on July 13, 2014 at 6:50

Very informative.  Thanks for sharing.


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Comment by noaslpls on July 13, 2014 at 3:13

That's the irony of life. 

Comment by Robinoz on July 13, 2014 at 2:37

cme should be "came"

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