The ocean is dramatically reshaping Rottnest, forcing major changes to the WA holiday island

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By Rhiannon Shine Posted about an hour agoFri 29 Nov 2019, 6:12am copied, edited & compiled by JD Schildmann 29/11/2019 A short-term glamping eco-resort on Rottnest Island could become a test case for future beachfront developments, as the State Government weighs up whether to push back holiday cottages under threat […]

Australian Mines

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Australia is synonymous with gem quality opal and the Coober Ped Area is where it’s most prevalent. Coober Pedy is a town in northern South Australia, 846 kilometres north of Adelaide on the Stuart Highway. The town is sometimes referred to as the “opal capital of the world” because of […]

Tommy Windich

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Tommy Windich (c. 1840 – c. 20 February 1876) was an Indigenous Australian member of a number of exploring expeditions in Western Australia in the 1860s and 1870s. Tommy Windich (or Windiitj) was born around 1840 near Mount Stirling in Western Australia. Little is known of his youth, but his […]

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