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Mount Wellington
Tasmania

A quiet spot at the summit of Mount Wellington. A terrific place to walk and get a feel for Tasmania's alpine vegetation. This is winter but no snow at the moment.

Copyright: John hutchison
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Uploaded: 15/07/2012
Updated: 21/08/2012
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Tags: mount wellington; mountain hobart; nature; beautiful locations; waking in hobart
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