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Purnululu paves the way for more visitors

Purnululu paves the way for more visitors

Environment Minister Albert Jacob has announced the completion of $1.9million worth of improvements to Purnululu National Park in the East Kimberley as part of an initiative to attract more tourists to the World Heritage-listed site. Visiting the park on World Environment Day today, Mr Jacob said Purnululu had experienced  steady growth in visitor numbers in recent years, increasing from about 25,000 in 2010-11 to about 27,000 in 2011-12 alone.

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