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Mount Augustus

Often claimed to be the world’s largest monolith, Mount Augustus stands 1106 metres above sea level and has a central ridge 8 kilometres in length. It is around 2 times the size of Ayres rock. The path to the summit is well marked and is best climbed in the early hours of the morning.  At the summit there is a trig station which would have originally been used to help map this area.

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Copyright: David Rowley
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 13916x6958
Taken: 21/08/2011
Uploaded: 26/11/2011
Updated: 04/04/2018


Tags: rock; mountain; trig; summit; view; desert
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