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Sep 26, 2012 - Pinnacles and the gravity centre

A sleep in before we drove off to a cloudy but fine day to see the Pinnacles at the nearby Nambung National Park. A bitumen drive to a large car park and Discovery Centre. The weather was holding so we set off on our 1.2km walk through the limestone rocks that are the Pinnacles. Magnificent to walk through these rocks of all shapes and sizes amongst an orange sandy desert. Just as we were nearing the end the clouds came over and there was a small shower. We made it back to the Discovery Centre which houses an interesting display of the...

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Oct 9, 2009 - Gingin

The next four days we decided to spend inland, at a little farm – Willowbrook Farm, Gingin,about an hour's drive from Perth. This was a very quiet van park, situated in lovely countryside and near enough to visit Perth and then come back to the farm. We explored the countryside in the area and especially the Chittering Valley, with its beautiful, rolling hills and farmland. As well as the beautiful scenery this area has many wineries and at this time of the year the wild flowers are everywhere. We were fortunate to see so many flowers and...

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