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World Heritage Places - Willandra Lakes Region

The Willandra Lakes Region is an extensive area that contains a system of ancient lakes formed over the last two million years, most of which are fringed by a crescent shaped dune or lunette. Aborigines lived on the shores of the lakes for at least 50,000 years, and the remains of a 40,000 year old female found in the dunes...
... of Lake Mungo are believed to be the oldest ritual cremation site in the world.

 

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