Travelling Australia
Painted Desert
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Outcrop west of Mount Batterbee. Boulders lying near the bottom of the scree slope have fallen from the silcrete capping layer above as weathering and break-down of the silcrete cap continues.
11 June 2009, Painted Desert, 27° 54'S, 134° 49'E. elevation 182 metres. SA.