Thursday, February 20, 2020

Natural wonders

Wonders which have been created mainly by nature.

Blowholes in Australia

Below in alphabetic order are listed notable blowholes in Australia which are known to Wondermondo: 1. Bicheno Blowhole Location:Eastern coast of Tasmania Height:Up to 20 m Rock:Granite Description:Impressive slanted...

Blowhole at Clear Place Point

A blowhole which shoots up from a fissure in the ceiling of sea cave. Location, GPS coordinates: 31.52771 S 159.08078 E Categories: Blowholes Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia and Oceania,...

Blowholes at Mutton Bird Point

A group of at least five small blowholes which have formed in basalt. Location, GPS coordinates: 31.54664 S 159.09245 E Categories: Blowholes Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia and Oceania, Australia,...

Nobbies Blowhole

At the end of narrow sea bay in the basalt has formed some 12 m long sea cave. As the waves enter the cave...

Blowhole of De Witt Island

One of the world's most impressive blowholes. It can be seen from the boat on a remote island. Location, GPS coordinates: 43.5919 S 146.37517 E Categories: Blowholes Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where...

Breathing Rock in South Bruny Island

An impressive blowhole which can be seen only from the sea. It is definitely taller than 10 m. Location, GPS coordinates: 43.3925 S 147.37082 E Categories: Blowholes Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where...

Maingon Blowhole

Some 40 m deep, narrow sinkhole - collapse of a sea cave. It is dangerous to attempt to see its bottom but the waves...

Port Campbell Blowhole

A sinkhole - collapse in the roof of sea cave in the spectacular Loch Ard. It is possible that for a while here existed...

Muriwai Blowhole

An impressive classic blowhole which forms a slanted geyser of seawater at high tide. Storms have changed the blowholes over the years. Location, GPS coordinates: 36.83101...

Blackman’s Bay Blowhole

Impressive collapsed sea cave - former blowhole. Now it forms a large natural bridge with a road going over it. Location, GPS coordinates: 42.99932 S 147.32814...