Monday, November 18, 2019

Nature’s Window in Murchison Canyon

Natural arch in gorgeous setting, with a view on the deep Murchison Canyon seen through the arch. Location, GPS coordinates: 27.5530 S 114.4460 E Categories: Rock formations, Natural...

Albany Natural Bridge

Enormous natural bridge from granite, located at the seaside. Location, GPS coordinates: 35.1182 S 117.8914 E Categories: Rock formations, Natural arches Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia and Oceania, Australia, Western...

Chillagoe karst landscape

Limestone towers which rise up to 40 m above the surrounding landscape. In this area are known some 600 - 1000 caves. Location, GPS coordinates: 17.1710...

The Pinnacles (Nambung)

Desert, filled with amazing limestone formations - pinnacles which rise up to 3.5 m high. Location, GPS coordinates: 30.6013 S 115.1581 E Categories: Rock formations, Karst landscapes Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where...

Eaglehawk Neck tesselated pavement

Extreme, visually impressive example of tesselated pavement which looks like an exact pavement of large bricks. Location, GPS coordinates: 43.0081 S 147.9342 E Categories: Rock formations Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is...

Wave Rock

Highly unusual cliff formation which resembles enormous petrified wave. Several more such formations in vicinity. Location, GPS coordinates: 32.4438 S 118.8974 E Categories: Rock formations Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia...

Uluru (Ayers Rock)

One of Australian symbols, enormous and visually very impressive sandstone inselberg, 348 meters high and 9.4 km in circumference. Sacred place to local Aborigene...

The Twelve Apostles

Group of closely located, some 50 meters high limestone stacks standing in the sea. Popular tourist attraction due to good location next to the...

Shell House

Beautiful and impressive coastal cliffs, Ordovician and Triassic sandstone and shale. Location, GPS coordinates: 27.8032 S 114.1172 E Categories: Rock formations, Cliffs Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia and Oceania, Australia,...

Kata Tjuta (Mount Olga)

Unusual, impressive monolithic rock formation, consists of 36 steepsided domes up to 546 meters high. Sacred place to local Aborigene people. Endemic plants. Location, GPS...