Shark Bay July 15th 2009 Shark Bay 21st - 25th June
Still trying to chase the sunshine, we headed further up the west coast. We stopped at Hamlin Pools on the way to see the stomatolites - ancient organisms which build up solid 'towers' in the sea. Next stop was Shell beach which was stunning - pure white shells stretch along the whole of the bay. Too cold for a swim though.
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Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Shark Bay 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
We are planning our 'big trip' together. We hope to leave at the end of Oct/mid November and will be travelling for 12/18 months. We start in New Zealand, then Oz, then South America. Can't wait!... full info