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Lake Gairdner
Australia

Lake Gairdner is a large group of shallow depressions in central South Australia, 386 kilomtres north-west of Adelaide. The lake at the northern end of Eyre Peninsula is 160 kilometres long and 48 kilometres wide. Most times the lake is a dry salt pan which is only intermittently filled with water.


During its dry times the lake has become the site of numerous land speed record attempts due to its large flat surface.

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Copyright: Klaus Mayer
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Uploaded: 14/07/2010
Updated: 06/10/2014
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Tags: lake gairdner; outback; south australia; salt lake
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