Poeppel Corner, The Simpson Desert, Northern Territory, Australia

Poeppel Corner, Simpson Desert, Northern Territory, Australia
Poeppel Corner, Simpson Desert, Northern Territory, Australia. Notable among the early surveyors was Augustus Poeppel who located the junction of the borders of Northern Territory, Queensland and South Australia.

The original peg marking Poeppel Corner, as it is still known, was removed to Adelaide for preservation in 1962 and replaced by a replica. Some of Poeppel's original mile posts and other historic markers can still be seen in the Park. July 2005.

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