Tag: desert

Adventure

Surviving in the desert

Aboriginal people across Australia have employed a number of common strategies to help them survive in some of the planet’s most arid environments.

Science & Environment

GALLERY: Australia’s desert landscapes

An arid country, 18% of Australia is considered desert and it is home to the sixth biggest desert in the world, the Great Victoria Desert. Virtually uninhabited by humans, Australia’s desert landscapes contain unique and resilient endemic plants and animals.

Destinations

GALLERY: Red Centre splendour

Veteran AG photographer Andrew Gregory gets a new perspective on Central Australia’s landmarks with his camera drone. Find the full story in the Jan/Feb print issue (#130) of Australian Geographic.