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Hillston to Lake Mungo (39 pictures)

West of Weddin Mountains, the landscape flattens, becomes drier. On this "first outback trip", in need of warmth and a shower, I was easily seduced by the hand-written sign outside the empty office of the Hillston Motel: "If you are looking for a room, choose one with a key in the door." And the local pub provided a great meal too. And in the next two days ......
Ploughed red earth
Ploughed red earth
Outback homestead
Outback homestead
Wheat loading facility at a rail terminus
Wheat loading facility at a rail terminus
River bank
River bank
Lachlan River at Hillston
Lachlan River at Hillston
The main street
The main street
Trees in the main street
Trees in the main street
The Police Station
The Police Station
Wheat silos
Wheat silos
Railway out of Hillston
Railway out of Hillston
Entrance to  Willandra National Park
Entrance to Willandra National Park
Hall's Lakes area, Willandra
Hall's Lakes area, Willandra
Emu tracks, Hall's Lakes
Emu tracks, Hall's Lakes
Left behind at Merton outstation, Willandra
Left behind at Merton outstation, Willandra
Another hopeful seedling
Another hopeful seedling
Dry bed of Willandra Creek at Merton
Dry bed of Willandra Creek at Merton
They'd apparently never seen a red Subaru
They'd apparently never seen a red Subaru
Willandra homestead
Willandra homestead
Permanent water at Willandra station
Permanent water at Willandra station
Water at Willandra
Water at Willandra
Ram shed at Willandra station
Ram shed at Willandra station
Single men's quarters, Willandra
Single men's quarters, Willandra
1959 Shearing Shed, Willandra
1959 Shearing Shed, Willandra
Dawn over Willandra
Dawn over Willandra
Old bridge over Willandra Creek
Old bridge over Willandra Creek
Big sky, road to Lake Mungo
Big sky, road to Lake Mungo
Arriving at Lake Mungo
Arriving at Lake Mungo
Lake Mungo
Lake Mungo
Walls of China
"Walls of China"
Flying tree
Flying tree
Mallee scrub
Mallee scrub
Emu escaping dangerous photographer
Emu escaping dangerous photographer
Dunes seen from near Vigor's Well
Dunes seen from near Vigor's Well
Complex surface pattern on a dry dune
Complex surface pattern on a dry dune
Looking NE across the dunes
Looking NE across the dunes
From the dune east of Lake Mungo
From the dune east of Lake Mungo
Dune east of Lake Mungo
Dune east of Lake Mungo
A little rain, a little life
A little rain, a little life
Three bushes make their own pattern in the sand
Three bushes make their own pattern in the sand