Mungo National Park

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Mungo National Park covers most of an ancient dry lakebed on the plains of western NSW. During the ice ages Lake Mungo was one of a chain of enormous freshwater lakes. Today, a great crescent-shaped dune (lunette), the 'Walls of China', stretches along the eastern shore of Lake Mungo.

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Lake Mungo       The "Walls of China" The "Grand Canyon"


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Top of the Dune/Sandstorm      The Dune      View to Lake Mungo


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Erosion     Coloured Layers    The Woolshed    

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