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Oodnadatta Track ~ Wabma Kadarbu Mound Spring Conservation Park ~ Images of Australia
As you travel the Oodnadatta Track, you pass through Wabma Kadarbu Mound Spring Conservation Park. Visitors to the park will experience the mound springs with each one of these mound spring an island, sustained by the water that bubbles up from the Great Artesian Basin and each mound spring sustaining its own eco system.

This arid outback desert landscape is far from being devoid of life. Those travelling the Oodnadatta Track will experience the small eco systems of the active springs. Visitors to the Wabma Kadarbu Mound Spring Conservation Park will experience the mound springs with each one of these mound spring an island, sustained by the water that bubbles up from the Great Artesian Basin. Each mound spring sustaining its own eco system.

As well as the aquatic life and plants sustained by the waters of these springs, other creatures can sometimes be seen from birds and reptiles such as the Gould's Goanna spotted at Blanche Cup. Wildlife such as these are not restricted to the single mound spring and can travel across the arid landscape from spring to spring.

More information about the Oodnadatta Track, Wabma Kadarbu Mound Spring Conservation Park and the many locations along the route.

Oodnadatta Track - Wabma Kadarbu Mound Spring Conservation Park - Snapshots from South Australia

Gould's Goanna - Varanus gouldii - V g flavirufus)
Gould's Goanna - Varanus gouldii (V g flavirufus) in Wabma Kadarbu Mound Springs Conservation Park.
Gould's Goanna (Varanus gouldii - V g flavirufus) near Blanche Cup in Wabma Kadarbu Mound Springs Conservation Park
Gould's Goanna (Varanus gouldii - V g flavirufus) near Blanche Cup in Wabma Kadarbu Mound Springs Conservation Park.
 
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Source:
1 Government of South Australia - SA Arid Lands Natural Resources Management: Publications & Resources - Tourism brochures: The Oodnadatta Track - String of Springs (PDF)
 
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