We leave Marvel Loch and head south to Esperance. We stop off in the historic mining town of Kalgoorlie . Population 16,000, the gold rush that hit here in 1893 is still going and this big 'city' is home to the superpit, a man made eye sore that you can see from space. Work is due to end here in 2029 but they have been moving that date back for years. After stocking up in Kal on camping necessities we make the rest of the journey down to Esperance. Esperance i...
The Blind Leading The Blind Into The Asian Contin
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Perth. We are met by Lewis at the airport fresh off the plane from Malaysia. We stay in the beach side town of Scarborough. Mornings we're spend scouting the internet for jobs, afternoons scuba diving in the pool and weekends at the Fremantle markets. When Sara arrives from Sydney we take a trip to the pinnacles and a glimpse at some of the earliest life on earth. 2 weeks in and we leave for Marvel Loch. Population 36. 400kms east of Perth. A miners town in the...