Trip Start Jul 25, 2012
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"Every boab tree is unique. They have character and personality as you would expect of such an ancient creature. Some individual boab trees are 1500 years old and older, which makes them the oldest living beings in Australia, and puts them amongst the oldest in the world.
Aboriginals used the giants as shelter, food and medicine. For the
white settlers they served as easily recognisable land marks and meeting
points, and not to forget as impromptu prison cells". This information was taken from the following link if you're interested in learning more about this majestic specimen
http://www.outback-australia-travel-secrets.com/boab_tree.htmlIt was back on the track again for more excruciating heat and loneliness
And away we go again into the unknown.