Monday, November 18, 2019

Wonders of Australia and Oceania

Most interesting wonders in Australia and Oceania.

Chillagoe Balancing Rock

Incredible balancing rock, standing on its narrow end, a bit slanted and elongated. Location, GPS coordinates: 17.1710 S 144.5132 E Categories: Rock formations, Balancing rocks Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia...

Trezkinn Cave

Trezkinn Cave is 300 m long show cave with nice stalactites and stalagmites, available only under the guidance of ranger. Location, GPS coordinates: 17.1653 S 144.5169...

Donna Cave

Donna Cave is 245 m long and up to 41 m deep show cave with nice stalactites and stalagmites, available only under the guidance...

Royal Arch Cave

Some 3 km long cave sistem, where approximately 1 km has been developed for the tourists (should be visited only together with a ranger)....

Lawn Hill Gorge

Picturesque gorge with red-orange sandstone cliffs, up to 60 m deep. Lawn Hill Creek, which flows through it, forms lakes in the gorge. There...

Indarri Falls

Some 2 - 3 m tall waterfall which is unusual because it is formed by some 150 m long spring tufa barrier across the...

Great Nowranie Cave

A cave which starts with a sinkhole. There have been researched 1,272 m of the cave passages (2003). Some 500 m of the cave...

Leichhardt Falls

Several metres tall waterfall which at full water becomes quite wide. Location, GPS coordinates: 18.2204 S 139.8774 E Categories: Waterfalls Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia and Oceania, Australia, Queensland, North...

Burketown Hot Spring Bore

This 702 m deep borehole was made in 1897 and there is gushing a hot (68 °C), salty water from it. Now here stands...

Eliot Falls

Picturesque waterfall with several steps. One step of this waterfall has formed a ravine in the bedrock and at high water it falls all...