Cobargo repaints main street telegraph poles, a vibrant step towards the town's recovery

Ellouise Bailey
Updated July 13 2021 - 11:38am, first published 11:00am

The telegraph poles lining the main street of Cobargo were painted more than 20 years ago, but their fading exteriors are getting a new lease on life with a repaint by local artists and community members.

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Ellouise Bailey

Ellouise Bailey


Queensland Country Life reporter based in Rockhampton and reporting on agriculture in the central Queensland region. Got a story? Get in touch: 0447 477 399 or email

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