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Site of 2011 landslide on Grampians Road
Grampians National Park

Grampians Road below Mount Abrupt where torrential rain in January 2011 caused a landslide which closed this road for about 10 months. This panorama was taken shortly after the road was reopened with a wide gash in the bushland giving evidence to the extent of the damage.

Copyright: Klaus Mayer
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 7000x3500
Taken: 03/12/2011
Uploaded: 11/04/2012
Updated: 28/03/2015
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Tags: landslide; grampians; national park; victoria; australia; 2011
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