The Dandenong Ranges is only 47.2 kilometres from Melbourne, an easy 45-50 minute drive along the Burwood Highway.
The Flinders Ranges are in South Australia. They are named after explorer Matthew Flinders, though he never set foot on them.
Flinders Ranges Worm-lizard was created in 1974.
The area of Flinders Ranges Council is 4,198 square kilometers.
Flinders Ranges National Park was created in 1945.
* Flinders Island in Bass Strait In South Australia: * Flinders Mountain Range * Flinders Ranges National Park * Flinders Chase National Park on Kangaroo Island * Flinders University * the suburb of Flinders Park * Flinders Highway In Queensland * also another Flinders Highway * the Ipswich suburb of Flinders View * Flinders River, the longest river in Queensland In Victoria * the Melbourne suburb of Flinders * Federal electorate of Flinders In Western Australia: * Flinders Bay In NSW: * Bass and Flinders Point Throughout Australia, there are also many streets and schools named after Matthew Flinders.
The Flinders Ranges are in South Australia.
The Flinders Ranges are named after Matthew Flinders, the explorer who first circumnavigated the Australian continent. He was the first to make detailed records and observations as he charted the coastline, particularly the relatively unknown southern coastline.
The Flinders Ranges are the largest mountain range in South Australia.
The first non-indigenous person to see the Flinders Ranges is believed to have been Robert Brown, who was part of Captain Matthew Flinders's crew while he circumnavigated the Australian continent in 1802.The first European to actually cross the Flinders Ranges is believed to have been explorer Edward Eyre, who did so in 1839.
Melbourne, Victoria, is bordered by the Dandenong Ranges.
The Flinders Ranges are located in South Australia, around 200km northwest of Adelaide. They extend for some 430 km north of Port Pirie and east of Lake Torrens.
The Flinders Ranges were discovered by Edward Eyre in 1839 when he first ventured north of Adelaide in search of farming land. However, the ranges were not named by him: they were named by South Australia's Governor Gawler in a letter to Colonel Torrens which was published in the Government Gazette in July 1839.
The Australian Open. It was originally known as the National Tennis Centre at Flinders Park until 1996, when then-Premier, Jeff Kennett decided to rename it Melbourne Park, mainly to advertise the name "Melbourne" to a wide international audience.
The address for the Melbourne Aquarium is Flinders Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia. The aquarium is open to the public every day of the week from 9.30 to 6.00 and is home to thousands of aquatic creatures.
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There are more than two mountain ranges in South Australia. The main ranges are the Flinders Ranges. Other ranges include the Musgrave Ranges, Mount Lofty Ranges and Adelaide Hills, Gawler Range and Barossa Range.
The Great Dividing Range.
The Flinders Ranges lie to the west of Port Augusta.
The question could be referring to Flinders Street Station.
For suburban trains Flinders Street Station and for regional services Southern Cross Station.
The main legacy of Matthew Flinders is the fact that Australia bears the name it has today. Flinders was the one who suggested the name, and this was adopted in 1824, tenyears after his death. A less tangible legacy is the fact that he is remembered for being the first to circumnavigate the entire continent of Australia, and to prove conclusively that it was a single continent, not a series of large islands.Further legacy can be found in the many things named after Matthew Flinders:Flinders Island in Bass StraitIn South Australia:Flinders Mountain RangeFlinders Ranges National ParkFlinders Chase National Park on Kangaroo IslandFlinders Universitythe suburb of Flinders ParkFlinders HighwayIn Queenslandalso another Flinders Highwaythe Ipswich suburb of Flinders ViewFlinders River, the longest river in QueenslandIn Victoriathe Melbourne suburb of FlindersFederal electorate of FlindersIn Western Australia:Flinders BayIn NSW:Bass and Flinders PointThroughout Australia, there are also many streets and schools named after Matthew Flinders.