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Cape Leeuwin 00  

Cape Leeuwin 00

Cape Leeuwin

October 20th 2011
While Augusta is not the most western or most southern point of Western Australia, it is the south western corner where the Indian and Southern oceans in a tumbling mess as tides and currents fight. It was not long into Australia's history that a decision was made that there needed to be a lighthouse on this corner which is a maze of reefs rocks and small outcrops capable of sinking even mode ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Augusta

Australian Flag 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
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Tot: 0.099s; Tpl: 0.007s; cc: 9; qc: 14; dbt: 0.01s; 14; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 2; ; mem: 6.3mb