[tz] [PATCH 1/5] Holiday Islands does not exist.
Clive D.W. Feather
clive at davros.org
Sun Feb 21 23:16:30 UTC 2016
J William Piggott said:
> On 02/20/2016 08:43 PM, Robert Elz wrote:
> > Date: Sat, 20 Feb 2016 17:04:24 -0500
> > From: J William Piggott <elseifthen at gmx.com>
> > Message-ID: <56C8E2E8.5080700 at gmx.com>
> > | +# There is no location named Holiday Islands in Queensland Australia, holiday
> > | +# islands is a colloquial term used globally.
> > That's true, but it is a widely used nomenclature, and probably better
> > known that Whitsunday Islands.
> Its wide use is what makes it a poor identifier to use in the zone
> tables. It is used in referring to all of the Great Barrier Reef
> holiday destinations, e.g., Bribie Island, Fraser Island, Great Keppel
> Island, Lizard Island, Magnetic Island. This zone doesn't apply to them.
> Most of the commercial websites I've found that cater to this specific
> group of holiday islands refer to them by their proper name, ether
> 'Whitsunday Islands' or simply the 'Whitsundays'.
If someone can clarify the question, I can ask my boss, who sits at the
next desk to me and is a Queenslander.
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