Nullarbor Plain

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Null·ar·bor Plain

 (nŭl′ə-bôr′, nŭl-är′bər)
A region of south-central Australia south of the Great Victoria Desert and north of the Great Australian Bight. It is the site of a major rocket research center.
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Nullarbor Plain

(ˈnʌləˌbɔː)
n
(Placename) a vast low plateau of S Australia: extends north from the Great Australian Bight to the Great Victoria Desert; has no surface water or trees. Area: 260 000 sq km (100 000 sq miles)
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Noun1.Nullarbor Plain - a vast arid plain of southern Australia stretching inland from the Great Australian BightNullarbor Plain - a vast arid plain of southern Australia stretching inland from the Great Australian Bight; has sparse vegetation and no surface water and is almost uninhabited; the site of a major rocket research center
Australia, Commonwealth of Australia - a nation occupying the whole of the Australian continent; Aboriginal tribes are thought to have migrated from southeastern Asia 20,000 years ago; first Europeans were British convicts sent there as a penal colony
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After reaching the small town of Norseman we began the epic drive along the Eyre highway, across the Nullarbor. The Nullarbor is a 2000km, straight-as-an-arrow road that passes through a seemingly endless, dull, flat plain (Nullarbor translates as treeless plain) to Adelaide.
It doesn't look like there's a lot to see when driving the Nullarbor across Australia, but you'll find all sorts of animals out here along with some great views of the Bight just a short drive from the main road.
It reminded me of the time I drove a VW Beetle across the Nullarbor Desert when it was just a mud track.
"Nullarbor. No trees," Eshraghi recites to his curious audience.