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Welcome to the Pilbara

After leaving Eighty Mile Beach we decided to drive to Port Hedland and spend the night there. It was a larger town than we imagined, we then found out that it’s the second largest town in the Pilbara. 499 more words


Capturing the Diversity - Dampier's Drip

Before desalination, this must have been the supply for all the barracks and residences, stores and everything.  Rain did happen on Ascension, but apart from on Green Mountain it was very rare.  462 more words


Karratha - Exmouth

Day 18

Heading south along the coast there was a few places we had to miss out in the way up due to visiting Karijini. One of the places was Karatha/Dampier. 651 more words

Too Good To Be True ~ Weekly Photo Challenge ~ Optimistic

After paying almost $2 a litre for fuel across inland Western Australia, the prices at this service station in Dampier caught our attention. Was the fuel really free? 17 more words


Perth to Dampier

In two days we have:

  • travelled over 1600kms
  • crossed through 14 Aboriginal countries
  • used roughly 320 litres of diesel.

After a quick stop in to Carnovon to recharge, we had planned on staying a night in Coral Bay to snorkel and explore, but to our great disappointment, it was blown out completely. 158 more words

76 Series

Dampier and surrounds

Paddler’s private beach

A tail not a tongue

There’s quite a bit to do around Dampier, including visiting the ancient rock art covered in the previous blog ( 302 more words

Western Australia

A special red dog

The Red Dog memorial at Dampier brought back many memories of a special kelpie that will be known to at least one of you that follow this blog. 113 more words

Western Australia