Corroboree Rock Conservation Reserve facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsCorroboree Rock Conservation Reserve
IUCN Category V (Protected Landscape/Seascape)
|Area||7 hectares (17 acres)|
|Visitation||15,000 (in 2011)|
|Managing authorities||Parks and Wildlife Commission of the Northern Territory|
|See also||Protected areas of the Northern Territory|
The reserve is surrounded by the Undoolya pastoral lease which operates as a cattle station.
The reserve takes its name from a column of grey dolomite of great significance to the local Aboriginal people. The rock is part of the Bitter Springs formation that was deposited in salt lakes 800 million years ago. It is a sacred site to the Eastern Arrente peoples
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