Curtin Springs

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Curtin Springs
Fuel pumps and pub at Curtin Springs Station
Curtin Springs is located in Northern Territory
Curtin Springs
Location within Northern Territory
Former namesMount Conner Station
General information
TypeCattle station
LocationNorthern Territory,
Australia
AddressLasseter Highway
Coordinates25°18′S 131°45′E / 25.300°S 131.750°E / -25.300; 131.750Coordinates: 25°18′S 131°45′E / 25.300°S 131.750°E / -25.300; 131.750
OwnerSeverin family
Website
http://www.curtinsprings.com

Curtin Springs is a large working cattle station in the Northern Territory of Australia. It is on the Lasseter Highway, 85 kilometres (53 mi) east of Yulara. The property is 416,400 hectares (1,028,947 acres) in size. Mount Conner is inside the southern border of the property. Curtin Springs was built in 1943 and is owned and operated by the Severin family. It also includes a roadhouse, an inn and a campground.

In September and October 2012, bushfires destroyed over 250,000 acres (101,171 ha) of bush, nearly a quarter of its pasture land.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Curtin Springs battles on". Australian Broadcasting Corporation. 10 October 2012. Retrieved 3 January 2013.

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