Great Sandy Desert

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a desert region in northwestern Australia to the north of the Gibson Desert

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In 1874 Giles set off with with his trusty assistant Gibson to explore the Great Sandy Desert.
Winning schemes are spread over a remarkable range of locations, from the remote Great Sandy Desert in Australia to a Copenhagen beach and a Thai forest.
Christine Watson's Piercing the Ground: Balgo women's image making and relationship to country is an introductory account to the vibrant Aboriginal an of Kutjungka women from the Balgo area in the Great Sandy Desert in Australia, and a comprehensive reference to their iconography.
British golf great Sandy Lyle learned his trade over the same course.
Considered to be among the most biologically rich and diverse desert eco- regions in the world, the Chihuahuan Desert is often compared to the Great Sandy Desert of Australia or the Namib-Karoo in southern Africa.
These previously unstudied habitats, situated in Queensland's Moreton Bay Marine Park and the proposed Great Sandy Bay Marine Park, have been mapped and biologically surveyed by volunteer divers from the University of Queensland's Underwater Dive Club.
Thomas Sykes, 35, from London, got into difficulties as he drove along a gravel track through the Great Sandy Desert in remote Western Australia.
He was close to an Aborigine camp when found unconscious by trackers in Western Australia's vast Great Sandy Desert.
NA BRITISH tourist died after his car got stuck in Western Australia's Great Sandy Desert.
He was sitting in the training room talking with Dodgers general manager Kevin Malone when in walked retired pitching great Sandy Koufax.
Kintyre is located in the East Pilbara region of Western Australia, approximately 270km north-east of Newman and 90km south of Telfer, on the south-west margin of the Great Sandy Desert.
The Desert receives solar irradiance per square meter than anywhere else in the world, including the African Sahara, the Arabian Desert, and Australia s Great Sandy Desert.
ALLY McCOIST last night insisted Rangers had to get back to the top of Scottish football as a tribute to the late great Sandy Jardine.
Theo at the chocolate party Turn left and you hit a great sandy beach with a selection of bars and cafes brimming with busy seaside character.
A Grammar of Wangkajunga: A language of the Great Sandy Desert of north Western Australia