Monday, November 18, 2019

Tully Gorge

Impressive canyon of Tully River in virgin rainforest with up to 300 m tall cliffs on both sides. Canyon starts with Tully Falls -...

Chillagoe Dome Rock

Impressive, rounded monolith from limestone - marble, rising above the bush. Location, GPS coordinates: 17.1625 S 144.5342 E Categories: Rock formations, Monoliths Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia and Oceania, Australia,...

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...

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...

Walga Rock

One of largest monoliths in Australia, approximately 1.8 km long. Contains Walga Rock Art. Location, GPS coordinates: 27.3998 S 117.4691 E Categories: Rock formations, Monoliths, Petroglyphs and rock...

Balancing rock of Castle Rock

Enormous, some 186 tonnes heavy stone on the mountaintop, resting on its narrow end. Location, GPS coordinates: 34.6958 S 117.9198 E Categories: Rock formations, Balancing rocks Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is...

Zuytdorp Cliffs

Some 150 km long seaside cliffs, up to 250 m high. Rugged, spectacular area. Location, GPS coordinates: 26.5626 S 113.4732 E Categories: Rock formations, Cliffs Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia...

Windjana Gorge

Spectacular gorge of Lennard River, some 100 m wide, with 30 - 10 m tall walls. Freshwater crocodiles. Location, GPS coordinates: 17.4066 S 124.9474 E Categories: Rock formations,...

Perth Canyon

Inundated river canyon, which was similar in size to Grand Canyon in Arizona, United States. Up to 1.5 km deep. Contains the largest plunge...

Murchison River Gorge

Spectacular river gorge, more than 80 km long and up to 129 m deep. Valulable Ordovician fossils. Endemic species of plants. Location, GPS coordinates: 27.6541 S...