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Hamelin Pool

Living rocks that release oxygen into the ocean
Coral Bay - Shark Bay

December 7th 2012
7th December 2012 We had an early morning start, we were keen to visit Shark Bay. First stop was Hamelin Pool, home to the stromatolite, which is a living rock that releases oxygen into the ocean. We literally could see smalls bubbles surfacing in the water. It was amazing, as was the scenery. Our next stop was Eagle Bluff, a scenic lookout of Shark Bay. An awesome sight, looking down ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Western Australia » Shark Bay

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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