Caves and Breweries April 5th 2011 Waking up in Margaret River, we drove down to the most southwest cape of Western Australia to the Leeuwin Lighthouse. The most interesting aspect of this light house is its position at the point where the Indian and Southern Oceans meet. The shear ocean forces at work at this point has shipwrecked almost 80 boats in the last hundred years.
Back in the car and heading north, we found our ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Margaret River 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