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Anakie
Queensland
Postcode(s) 4702
Location
LGA(s) Central Highlands Region
State electorate(s) Gregory
Federal Division(s) Flynn

Anakie is a town in the Central Highlands Region, Queensland, Australia. The town is located just to the south of the Capricorn Highway, 44 kilometres (27 mi) west of Emerald, and is situated in a locality called The Gemfields where sapphires are mined.

History

Anakie Post Office opened on 12 March 1894 (a receiving office had been open since 1885).

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