Wolfe Creek Meteorite Crater National Park

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Wolfe Creek Crater National Park
Wolfe creek crater.jpg
Wolfe Creek Meteor Crater.
Map showing the location of Wolfe Creek Crater National Park
Map showing the location of Wolfe Creek Crater National Park
Location Kimberly region, Western Australia
Nearest city Halls Creek
Coordinates 19°10′25″S 127°47′40″E / 19.17361°S 127.79444°E / -19.17361; 127.79444Coordinates: 19°10′25″S 127°47′40″E / 19.17361°S 127.79444°E / -19.17361; 127.79444
Area 1,460 ha (3,600 acres)[1]
Established 1969
Governing body Department of Environment and Conservation
http://www.dec.wa.gov.au/component/option,com_hotproperty/task,view/id,41/Itemid,755/

Wolfe Creek Crater National Park is a national park in Western Australia (Australia), 1,854 kilometres (1,152 mi) northeast of Perth. It contains Wolfe Creek crater.

The park lies about 145 kilometres (90 mi) South from Halls Creek and can be accessed via the Tanami Road. The park is located on the edge of the Great Sandy Desert and is composed mostly of desert plains and spinifex grassland.[2]

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  1. ^ Department of Environment and Conservation 2009–2010 Annual Report. Department of Environment and Conservation. 2010. p. 48. ISSN 1835-114X. 
  2. ^ "Outback Australia - Wolfe Creek Meteorite Crater National Park". 2006. Retrieved 26 September 2010. 

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