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'''Murray-Sunset National Park''' [http://www.parkweb.vic.gov.au/1park_display.cfm?park=161] is in [[Victoria (state)|Victoria]], [[Australia]]. The park is made up of semi-arid plain and four seasonal lakes.  
 
'''Murray-Sunset National Park''' [http://www.parkweb.vic.gov.au/1park_display.cfm?park=161] is in [[Victoria (state)|Victoria]], [[Australia]]. The park is made up of semi-arid plain and four seasonal lakes.  
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==Understand==
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===History===
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===Landscape===
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===Flora and fauna===
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===Climate===
  
 
==Get in==
 
==Get in==
 
Murray-Sunset is accessible by car from [[Melbourne]] (550 km), [[Adelaide]] (400 km from) or [[Mildura]] (50 km). Two-wheel drive autos need to use the gravel road from [[Linga]] on the '''Mallee Highway'''.
 
Murray-Sunset is accessible by car from [[Melbourne]] (550 km), [[Adelaide]] (400 km from) or [[Mildura]] (50 km). Two-wheel drive autos need to use the gravel road from [[Linga]] on the '''Mallee Highway'''.
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==Fees/Permits==
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==Get around==
  
 
==See==
 
==See==
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*'''Pine Lakes''' formerly the site of commercial salt harvesting.
 
*'''Pine Lakes''' formerly the site of commercial salt harvesting.
 
*'''Pink Lakes''' so called for the color of alga in the lake. Note the lakes are dry in summer.
 
*'''Pink Lakes''' so called for the color of alga in the lake. Note the lakes are dry in summer.
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==Do==
 
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*'''Four-wheel drive'''
 
*'''Four-wheel drive'''
 
*'''Hiking''' -- Pink Lakes area has several trails.
 
*'''Hiking''' -- Pink Lakes area has several trails.
 
*'''Bird watching''' -- local species include the Regent Parrot.
 
*'''Bird watching''' -- local species include the Regent Parrot.
  
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==Sleep==
 
==Sleep==
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Murray Sunset has several options for '''camping''' both primitive and with facilities (toilets, showers, BBQ, etc) as well as a '''hostel''', Shearer's Hut.
 
Murray Sunset has several options for '''camping''' both primitive and with facilities (toilets, showers, BBQ, etc) as well as a '''hostel''', Shearer's Hut.
  
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===Backcountry===
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Latest revision as of 00:53, 27 February 2007

Murray-Sunset National Park [1] is in Victoria, Australia. The park is made up of semi-arid plain and four seasonal lakes.

Understand[edit]

History[edit]

Landscape[edit]

Flora and fauna[edit]

Climate[edit]

Get in[edit]

Murray-Sunset is accessible by car from Melbourne (550 km), Adelaide (400 km from) or Mildura (50 km). Two-wheel drive autos need to use the gravel road from Linga on the Mallee Highway.

Fees/Permits[edit]

Get around[edit]

See[edit][add listing]

  • Pine Lakes formerly the site of commercial salt harvesting.
  • Pink Lakes so called for the color of alga in the lake. Note the lakes are dry in summer.
  • Lindsay Island
  • Murray River

Do[edit][add listing]

  • Four-wheel drive
  • Hiking -- Pink Lakes area has several trails.
  • Bird watching -- local species include the Regent Parrot.

Buy[edit][add listing]

Eat[edit][add listing]

Drink[edit][add listing]

Sleep[edit][add listing]

Murray Sunset has several options for camping both primitive and with facilities (toilets, showers, BBQ, etc) as well as a hostel, Shearer's Hut.

Lodging[edit]

Camping[edit]

Backcountry[edit]

Stay safe[edit]

Get out[edit]

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