Australia’s Stunning Natural Landscapes

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Australia comprises the mainland of Australian continent, the mainland of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands in the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Therefore, the country features many stunning natural landscapes. Arriving at Australia, visitors can’t ignore beautiful areas such as Pinnacles Desert, Flinders Ranges, Bungle Bungles massif, Cape York Peninsula, Ningaloo Reef, Coorong National Park, Kangaroo Island and so on.


Pinnacles Desert in Nambung National Park in the western part of Australia is the place where you can find thousands of limestone pillars that protrude out of the sand. These pillars stretch across the desert, creating an incredibly unique landscape.


Pinnacles Desert in Nambung National Park

Pinnacles Desert in Nambung National Park


Flinders Ranges, the largest mountain range in South Australia, is also known as the most deserted area in Australia.

Flinders Ranges, the largest mountain range in South Australia, is also known as the most deserted area in Australia.


The Bungle Bungles massif in the Kimberley's Purnululu National Park

The Bungle Bungles massif in the Kimberley's Purnululu National Park


The Simpson Desert is a large area of dry, red sandy plain and dunes in South Australia. It is one among the largest inland drainage areas in the world.

The Simpson Desert is a large area of dry, red sandy plain and dunes in South Australia. It is among the largest inland drainage areas in the world.


Ningaloo Reef is a fringing coral reef located off the west coast of Australia. The reef is 260 km long and is home to many marine animals and plants.

Ningaloo Reef is a fringing coral reef located off the west coast of Australia. The reef is 260 km long and is home to many marine animals and plants.


The Katherine River in the Nitmiluk National Park has created a series of 13 sandstone gorges carved over a billion years

The Katherine River in the Nitmiluk National Park has created a series of 13 sandstone gorges carved over a billion years


There are plenty of places to visit in Cape York Peninsula, a large remote peninsula in Queensland, Australia. It is one of the last remaining wilderness areas on Earth as well as one of Australia's greatest tourist attractions

There are plenty of places to visit in Cape York Peninsula, a large remote peninsula in Queensland, Australia. It is one of the last remaining wilderness areas on Earth as well as Australia's greatest tourist attractions


Coorong National Park in South Australia, 156 km southeast of Adelaide, is one among the most significant wetlands in the world. It is home to countless birds

Coorong National Park in South Australia, 156 km southeast of Adelaide, is one of the most significant wetlands in the world. It is home to countless birds


Arnhem Plateau located in the northern Australia is still home to many aborigines

Arnhem Plateau, located in the northern Australia, is still home to many aborigines


Kangaroo Island is one among the most popular tourist attractions in South Australia, attracting over 140,000 visitors each year.

Kangaroo Island is one among the most popular tourist attractions in South Australia, attracting over 140,000 visitors each year.


 

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This article was published on 2011/05/16