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The Great Victoria Desert, an interim Australian bioregion, is a sparsely populated desert area ... 1903 and 1908. Len Beadell explored the area in the 1960s.


The Great Victoria Desert is the largest desert in Australia. It consists of ... to the east. It was named by the explorer Ernest Giles in 1875, after Queen Victoria.


The Great Victoria Desert is the largest desert in Australia, but it is not as ... by the European explorer Ernest Giles in 1875 and named after Queen Victoria.


Apr 13, 2017 ... Great Victoria Desert, wasteland, southern Australia. ... in 1875 by a party led by the explorer Ernest Giles, who named it Great Victoria Desert.


Mar 22, 2014 ... The Great Victoria Desert is the largest sand dune desert in Australia. ... It was named by the explorer Ernest Giles in 1875, after Queen Victoria.


Ernest Giles' exploration of the Great Victoria Desert commenced in March 1875 ... His second in command William Tietkins was to explore the country to the ...


Threats to the Great Victoria Desert bioregion and its dependent species include: ..... Researchers have recently discovered that their bite is slightly venomous.


The Great Victoria Desert bioregion is characterised by dunefields with playa lakes and lunettes. Vegetation is predominantly marble gum, mulga and yarldarlba.


Aug 14, 2013 ... For 600 generations, the resilient Pila Nguru people have inhabited one of Australia's harshest environments.


Great Victoria Desert is one of nine distinct landscapes in Alinytjara Wilurara natural resources management region.