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Ballarat’s extinct volcanoes could pose risk, expert says


  Potential of Natural Disaster close to home, in Australia   Tom McIlroy Courier   © Unknown Our extinct volcanoes, including Mt Buninyong, suggest similar volcanoes could form in the area. The Ballarat region could be at risk from new … Continue reading

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Australia: Victoria’s Overdue for Volcano – Warning


Tom Minear, Herald Sun, Australia, reports: © Museum Victoria, Australia Mt. Kooroocheang is a composite scoria/lava volcano 14km northeast of Creswick, Victoria. At 230m high it is one of the largest volcanoes in Central Victoria.   Scientist have told a … Continue reading

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