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Panorama-Foto von: Klaus Mayer EXPERT Fotografiert: 01:42, 07/11/2012 - Views loading...

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Griffiths Island

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Panoramic views over Griffiths Island and its coastline from the top of a sand dune. Early in the 19th century a whaling station was established on the island. In 1835 the island was purchased by John Griffiths after whom the island is now named.

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Bilder in der Nähe von Victoria

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A: Griffiths Island Lighthouse

von Klaus Mayer, 260 Meter entfernt

Panorama of Griffiths Island Lighthouse at Port Fairy in Victoria. The 11 metre high lighthouse was b...

Griffiths Island Lighthouse

B: Anglican Church in Port Fairy

von Klaus Mayer, 1.8 entfernt

Panorama of St John’s Anglican Church on Regent Street in Port Fairy. The church was designed by Nath...

Anglican Church in Port Fairy

C: Hippie bus at Port Fairy

von John Nayler, 3.7 entfernt

Hippie bus at Port Fairy

Hippie bus at Port Fairy

D: The Crags

von Klaus Mayer, 12.6 entfernt

The Crags is a rocky limestone outcrop on the coastline of the Southern Ocean about 6 kilometres east...

The Crags

E: Tower Hill Nature Reserve

von Klaus Mayer, 14.1 entfernt

Tower Hill Nature Reserve

F: Logans Beach Whale Watching Platform

von Klaus Mayer, 23.5 entfernt

Most years between June and September Southern Right Whales come to Warrnambool to calve. The Logans ...

Logans Beach Whale Watching Platform

G: Lake Surprise in Mount Eccles

von Klaus Mayer, 46.9 entfernt

Panorama of Lake Surprise the Mount Eccles crater lake. Mount Eccles aka Budj Bim is a dormant volcan...

Lake Surprise in Mount Eccles

H: Point Danger and Gannet Rock

von Klaus Mayer, 53.2 entfernt

Panorama of the coastline at Point Danger. Lawrence Rocks at Point Danger is home to a Australasian G...

Point Danger and Gannet Rock

I: Portland Aluminium Smelter Lookout

von Klaus Mayer, 54.7 entfernt

The Alcoa aluminium smelter built in the late 1970s is one of Portland's largest employers. A 2.2km l...

Portland Aluminium Smelter Lookout

J: Breakwater at Portland's deep sea port

von Klaus Mayer, 55.4 entfernt

Portland with a population of approx. 12,000 is a major deep-sea port on Victoria's south-west coast,...

Breakwater at Portland's deep sea port

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Dies ist ein Überblick von Victoria

Victoria is Australia's second smallest State and covers only 3% of Australia's land area but has the second highest population of all States and Territories.

Victoria's mainland and islands have a total length of 2,512 kilometres coastline which is about 4.2% of Australia's 59,736 kilometres of coastline.

Australia is the driest inhabited continent and Victoria is no exception although the state capital Melbourne has the reputation to have 4 seasons in one day.

Victoria is located in the southeast of mainland Australia and includes the most southern point on mainland Australia at Wilsons Promontory National Park.

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