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Dixie
Queensland
Golden-shouldered Parrot (Psephotus chrysopterygius)-6.jpg
Golden-shouldered parrot
Postcode(s) 4871
LGA(s) Shire of Cook
State electorate(s) Cook
Federal Division(s) Leichhardt
Suburbs around Dixie:
Yarraden Yarraden Yarraden
Edward River Dixie Laura
Maramie Palmer Palmer

Dixie is a locality in the Shire of Cook, Queensland, Australia. The locality contains the source of both the Morehead River and Alice River.

History

The Dixie pastoral station is within the locality. It was purchased by the Queensland Government in August 2012. Part of the land will be made into a conservation area to protect the habitat of the endangered golden-shouldered parrot.

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