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View towards east on the lookout platform of Twelve Apostles in Port Campbell National Park.

Port Campbell Limestone is generally dated at 15-20 million years old. But the famous stone formations have formed in the last 6000 years, as a result of sea level rise after the last ice age. Evolution of a rock stack from headland to arch to stack and eventual collapse can take place in just a few hundred years on the Port Campbell coast.
(Information from http://www.visit12apostles.com.au)

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