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Mungo National Park, Wentworth

(4.6/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web)
Mungo National Park, a World Heritage Site covering 2,400 square kilometers (25,800 sq ft), incorporates seventeen dry lakes. The central feature of the park is Lake Mungo, the second largest of the ancient dry lakes. Archeological remains of the Mungo Man, the oldest human remains discovered in Australia, were found within this region. A visitor center, where you can find further information and maps of the area, is a convenient starting point for tourists choosing to drive around the park’s renowned Walls of China, a series of wind-formed dune shapes on the southern edge of the lake. Keep in mind that the roads to and around the park may become impassable during or after rain, so plan your visit accordingly. Plan to visit Mungo National Park during your Wentworth vacation using our convenient Wentworth vacation generator.
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  • A beautiful area, especially the walls of china is more than worth a visit (with a guide). With a little luck you can as the dark is enjoying a beautiful starry sky.
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  • I just went there myself, while family was away. Did not want to take the kids there. But I was wrong. It may take long time by the dart road but you experience a lot. The tour of Wall of China was am...  more »
  • Make sure that the weather is Ok before you go as you have to travel on gravel roads for 100k. The organisation and communication was lacking from staff but the trip out to the walls of China was amaz...  more »