Dinosaur bones unearthed in Winton officially identified

Derek Barry
By Derek Barry
April 20 2022 - 2:00am
Swinbourne research student Sam Rigby with the fossil remains of Ollie the juvenile sauropod at Winton.

Fossils unearthed at Winton, in Queensland's central west, more than a decade ago have been officially identified as Australia's smallest sauropod.


Derek Barry

Derek Barry

Editor, the North West Star

Editor of the North West Star Mount Isa since January 2016. Prior to that, an editor at several regional southern Queensland newspapers. Passionate about telling local stories. Comes with a strange accent to due an Irish accident of birth.

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