23 End of Stage 1 17 October October 17th 2011 After Geraldton, we arrived at our last coastal camp at Cervantes on 6 October about 250km north of Perth. Its claim to fame is the “Pinnacles” a series of sandstone “obelisks” a little bit inland. Despite the research, there is no agreed theory on how they were formed. You can drive through them and the area is quite extensive and very unusual.
Next stop was New Norcia, only 120km n ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Bunbury » Bunbury 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 two Kiwis who have travelled quite a bit in Australia as we love golf and tramping, etc. We are now on a journey around Australia travelling in a counter-clockwise direction starting from Southern Queensland.... full info