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Address: Kimberley Region | Kununurra, Purnululu National Park, Western Australia 6743, Australia
Description: Located in remote Purnululu National Park, these eerie beehive-shaped...
Located in remote Purnululu National Park, these eerie beehive-shaped sandstone domes are striped in orange and black and rise from the floor of Piccaninny Gorge.
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Bungle Bungle and Lake Argyle Scenic Flight

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Trip of a lifetime flying out and over the Bungle Bungles. From Kununurra out over Lake Argyle and onto the national park. Would do it again in a heartbeat

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Trip of a lifetime flying out and over the Bungle Bungles. From Kununurra out over Lake Argyle and onto the national park. Would do it again in a heartbeat

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

I've recently returned from visiting Purnululu during the Easter weekend 2015. The access road had opened the day before, lucky really as water levels were unusually low due to low rainfall in March. 4wd is needed however, nothing too serious. The road from Kununurra is excellent but turning off the highway becomes a rough dirt road, often ungraded. There weren't... More 

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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We drove in in our own vehicle and booked into the safari tents. The road is OK for 4WD, though there are lots of creeks to cross so you won't get in if it is too wet! After the ground trip, I booked a helicopter and flew over for a birds eye view---well worth it. This is a well run... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

The 4WD-only track into Purnululu is like driving through a landscape painting. Once in the park, the Bungle Bungle Range dominates with a number of highlights including two basic campgrounds and two safari camps. Don't miss sunset at Walanginjdii Lookout; a walk to Echidna Chasm, Mini Palms Gorge and Froghole Gorge in the northern end of the park. In the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Flew into The Bungles from Kunannurra on a light plane taking in the breathtaking views of the landscape but nothing can prepare you for the actual Bungles. The heat, the smells, the views, the experience was beyond description. Hiking down Piccaninny Creek, walking through some of the gorges, resting in the shade beside reflective ponds. The overall experience takes on... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

This is were some of my best pictures came from during my trip to Australia. I loved the rock formations agains the blue sky. The hike was not too rigorous.

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New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This was fantastic for nature lovers, so many walks and so much to see. A beautiful full moon rose after taking stunning photo's of the Bungle Bungles at sunset and a dingo howled as we headed for camp, a magic end to the day.

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Western Cape, South Africa
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44 reviews 44 reviews
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Purnululu has been on my bucket list for ages, and to be there was just one of those magic moments in life. The only negative was the roads. Man, I don't know how the Department of Parks and Wildlife manages it, but their parks must have the worst roads in the world! We may have visited twenty of their parks... More 

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Main Beach, Australia
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

The rock formations and colours were amazing and quite unique. We really enjoyed the Cathedral walk and the walk to the Dome, although it was really hot when we did it. If we had known more about it in advance, we would have stayed overnight at the Caravan Park just inside the National Park gates, and done the walks as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at Bungle Bungle bush camp in a self contained cabin. We self catered but catering available. Bruce was very welcoming. Pool fabulous after a hot day enjoying Cathedral Gorge and the Domes. A must see.

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