Travel Blogs from Kalgoorlie, Australia

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Ceduna - Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Ceduna - Kalgoorlie

A travel blog entry by sommer-days

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... off tomorrow and hope to catch up with the Caroline and Alistair and their girls some time up north. Tomorrow we will be in Kalgoorlie and the start of another leg of our journey. We are nearly at the end of our Nullarbor adventure, and really enjoyed ...

Jan 23, 2013, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Jan 23, 2013

A travel blog entry by rachface26

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Leaving for big adventure., Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Leaving for big adventure.

A travel blog entry by janice321

This is the start.  The excitment and anxiety is building.  Please be forwarned for anyone reading this blog.  I make the occassional spelling mistake, but you will get the general idea, I'm ...

The tour of Kalgoorlie by Ayesha, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

The tour of Kalgoorlie by Ayesha

A travel blog entry by pkoens

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... starting up the head engineer committed suicide.  Good think we don't have that in our Ethics guidelines!   The town of Kalgoorlie reminds me of Butte Montana.  Butte has this big open pit mine for Copper.  The tow towns are very ...

Left Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Left Kalgoorlie

A travel blog entry by saanne

Packed the ute n trailer, said thanks for the memories to Kalgoorlie and headed East with Chucky the dog and Forrest the ...

Getting Organised, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Getting Organised

A travel blog entry by campcleggett

Hi! No, I haven't left yet.  Busy getting organised for our adventure. Love Trace ...

Kalgoorlie to Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Kalgoorlie to Kalgoorlie

A travel blog entry by gwenandron

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... to everything that has happened, this is the first opportunity I've had to write it. After we left Norseman, we arrived at Kalgoorlie and stayed overnight in Centennial Park in a 24 hour free rest area.  Being an RV friendly town, this facility was ...

Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Kalgoorlie

A travel blog entry by butch.christine

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Well here we are at Kalgoorlie in Western Australia. Kalgoorlie is like no other town I have ever been to!!  Its a mixture of a town out of a Western movie and a modern city.  Many of the buildings are over 100 years old hailing from the ...

Day 8, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Day 8

A travel blog entry by familytrip2010

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... think just to say Hi but maybe random breath tests.) Finally we drag Bill out of the Museum/info centre and head back to Kalgoorlie. Bill drops kids & I back at the caravan park and heads off for another Super Cheap Auto hit before we head off. Back ...

On National Route 94 - The Great Eastern Highway, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

On National Route 94 - The Great Eastern Highway

A travel blog entry by kerstin_trips

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... ?? Zuender nass geworden?? Keine Ahnung, auf jeden Fall hatten wir uns leider umsonst den A... abgefroren... Achja: hier in Kalgoorlie brauchen wir keine Notfalluebung... wir schlafen wegen des Wetter gleich von vornherein in unserem SUV (mir faellt grad ...

Salt lakes, crown & tyre, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Salt lakes, crown & tyre

A travel blog entry by pathicks

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16/11/11 Esperance to Kalgoorlie 397km After writing my blog last night I played Poker with three nice German lads, Michael, Pascal & Kevin. I was up $8 and they too were travelling to the same YHA in Kalgoorlie by bus. There was only one town to pass ...

Doing well until the roof leaked, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Doing well until the roof leaked

A travel blog entry by ianandsusan

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... weren't any tracks on the road.  No one else camped overnight and it rained most of the night.  Drove out to Kalgoorlie and the road was pretty good a bit slippery but we didn't have to worry about getting bogged.  Hit the bitument after ...

are you safe, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

are you safe

A travel blog entry by campcleggett

Hi Mum, did you get to Perth safe? Lily got a bit overtired on thursday night [26/9/13] P.S she wanted her mummy. Lily is missing you alot but she said I love you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Me what she said. what are you up to? are you in Londen yet? I'm sure a 15 ...

Koorarawalyee (Boorabbin Rest Area) to Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Koorarawalyee (Boorabbin Rest Area) to Kalgoorlie

A travel blog entry by kayoz

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... happened too often. I'm not sure the girls would agree though. Tim was relieved. Only a small drive today. About 180k's. We got into kalgoorlie around 11am. We drove up the Main Street to the top end of town and turned around as we were looking for the ...

Into the Eastern Gold Fields, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Into the Eastern Gold Fields

A travel blog entry by pablop

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... train (126 trucks) that seemed to take forever to cross the road.  We stopped for lunch at Kambalda then off to Kalgoorlie/Boulder.      A quick stop was made for a couple of photos of the rock extracted from the Superpit, then a ...

Gold fever, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Australia travel blog

Gold fever

A travel blog entry by maggiepa12

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... !!  Col was impressed with the number of hotels in the town,  lost count but we went to a couple! Left Kalgoorlie and travelled through Coolgardie, a small reminder of what a great mining town it once was, and then onto Southern Cross, camped ...

Pure Gold!, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Pure Gold!

A travel blog entry by s_bennett

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... enough to turn the camel trains that carried the water in from Perth!). Now here's a good story we read about. Gold was found in Kalgoorlie but not water. So when the settlers first arrived the only way to get water was to bring it all the way from Perth ...

The Indian Pacific - Part 1, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

The Indian Pacific - Part 1

A travel blog entry by laurs-and-matt

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... of blog writing and I started a new book! The hours passed quicker than expected and it wasn't too long before we arrived at Kalgoorlie! We were stopping here for 3 hours so they could refuel and fill up the water tanks. This meant we were free to leave ...

A super pit!, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

A super pit!

A travel blog entry by thegrubers

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... on the road, we started getting into gold country with mines, mine villages and everything that comes with it. We arrived in Kalgoorlie and found a nice caravan park in the Boulder region of town. There is a viewing platform that allows tourists to view ...

Kal, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Kal

A travel blog entry by caravanparents

... is the salt water out of the old mines under it. Also finished off the Nullabour links course, if you started off at Kalgoorlie you would be spoilt as the other 16 holes probably wouldnt really compare to the Kal ones but they were sooo different, rocks ...

Kalgoorlie, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Kalgoorlie

A travel blog entry by danskgirl

Mining toen founded by Paddy Hannan - wonder where he was ...

Every Day is a Winding Road, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Every Day is a Winding Road

A travel blog entry by funkymonk

... have a wife and family to get back to so when I get back to civilisation I can go off and enjoy myself, doing whatever I feel like, within reason. This is, after all, what I came to Australia to do and right now, I'm really liking it. ...

Huge mine, nice town & the Nullarbor Links, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Huge mine, nice town & the Nullarbor Links

A travel blog entry by georgeescape

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Day 96 – September 22  Written by Stephen Kalgoorlie Into the tourist information centre to firstly find out what there is to do in town for the day and secondly to pay for my green fees for the Nullarbor Links. The 18 holes of this course are ...

A great experiance, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

A great experiance

A travel blog entry by hiho-lilo

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Kalgoorlie-Boulder Gold and more gold has made this town incredibly prosperous and is still contributing work opportunities for many people. The super pit is enormous and a great example of efficient mining when you combine hundreds of small operations ...

Perth and Hyden, Somerville, Australia travel blog

Perth and Hyden

A travel blog entry by kylieballard

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To Perth. We stayed in Freemantle at a park called Coogee Beach for three nights. The weather was nice and warm when we arrived. There was a nice park and playground area there with some wooden exercise stations, perfect! So we did a workout with the ...

western goldfield, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

western goldfield

A travel blog entry by australiandco

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Kalgoorlie in gold country - Blog 6, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Kalgoorlie in gold country - Blog 6

A travel blog entry by mikeandlinda

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Blog 6 - Kalgoorlie and York:  gold and wheat country We drove 400 km north from Esperance to Kalgoorlie ("Kal"), the original WA gold-rush town.  The roads of the SW had few cars but lots of road trains (trucks with 2 or usually 3 trailers ...

880 km Today And Still No Argument.......???, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

880 km Today And Still No Argument.......???

A travel blog entry by jasnmel

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Man-made structures in WA's Golden Outback, Kalgoorlie, Australia travel blog

Man-made structures in WA's Golden Outback

A travel blog entry by ellengoeseast

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... which followed us to the east, with freight trains waking us up every other hour. North of Kalgoorlie, we arrived at Lake Ballard to see the "Inside Australia" exhibit, sculptures by Antony Gormley that J has been talking about going to see ever since he ...

Gold Dust, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Australia travel blog

Gold Dust

A travel blog entry by jenny_albie

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... Kalgoorlie has some amazing old buildings, the architecture dates back to the gold rush days and lots have been restored. Kalgoorlie was discovered in January 1893, when prospectors Patrick (Paddy) Hannan, Tom Flanagan, and Dan O'Shea were ...

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