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submitted by Tourism Queensland on 13.01.2006

Coffee in the Andronicus veins...


Travel Stories from Queensland

Destination Media & Publicity Unit
Tourism Queensland
GPO Box 328
Brisbane, Queensland 4001

Part of a travelogue on North Queensland by:

Christine Retchslag

"....To wash down the pie on the way back to Mackay is a trip to the locally-grown Langdons coffee near Mirani.

Here farmer Phil Gray and his wife Louise, who happens to be a cousin of coffee guru George Andronicus, have transformed the former cane farm into a coffee plantation.

The coffee, which is roasted in Brisbane and Melbourne, is sold in some local outlets, but is already attracting phone orders from Sydney and Melbourne, so brilliant is the brew...."

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