Giant volcanic ‘chain’ spills secrets on inner workings of volcanoes

24 Mar 2023
Volcanic columns
Sawn Rock – Nandewar Volcanic Range, NSW, one of the studied volcanoes from the east Australian volcanic chain. Image: Dr Tracey Crossingham

Volcanic relics scattered throughout the Australian landscape are a map of the northward movement of the continent over a ‘hotspot’ inside the Earth, during the last 35 million years.

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