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Outback 2011: The Amphitheatre interior

Inside, Carnarvon National Park’s “Amphitheatre” is a vast cylinder with wonderfully water-carved walls. The floor is its own self-contained microcosm which, in times of heavy rain, gets washed out and starts again.

The walls extend vertically upwards, and lead to the sky.

Outback 2011: The Amphitheatre entrance

One of the natural phenomena at Carnarvon National Park is The Amphitheatre. Here’s how you get inside (metal stairway at foot of image).

Once you’ve climbed the stairs, there’s a narrow passageway to walk through.