RAVENSTHORPE and ESPERANCE May 4th 2012 RAVENSTHORPE and ESPERANCE.
We stayed at a campsite at Ravensthorpe, which was fine for an overnight stop, but as there is not much there, we quickly moved on to Esperance.
Esperance is a seaside town on the south coast of Western Australia and claims to have Australia’s best and whitest beaches.<span> I wouldn’t argue with the claim, they are excellent near to the town.& ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Esperance 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
David is a former lecturer in Electronic Engineering who decided to take early retirement and escape the madness of working in a Further Education College. Valda is his wife, who also recently retired. Both of us decided to try out something a bit more adventurous than taking a package holiday, and set out to see a bit of the world "down under" before popping our clogs. Family living there say it is great, so we are off to see if anything there could replace Whitley Bay as the Centre of the Universe. (Not really possible, but we should look).... full info