Southern Coast:Walpole to Albany March 19th 2007 Escaping form Perth for a few days I drive along the coast from Walpole to Albany. Attractions during this trip are the Valley of Giants, inlet beaches and the former whaling city of Albany.
Walpole, 450 kms south-west of Perth is located on Walpole Inlet which drains into the larger Nornalup Inlet and hence into the Southern Ocean. Established in the 1930's as a group settlement for farmers it ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Albany Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
Hi I live in Perth. I work in the mining industry often on a fly-in fly-our roster. The 12 hour days, from 6am-6pm and 6pm-6am are pretty intense. But the money, which finances my travels is very good.
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