Golddust Backpackers YHA

Address: 192 Hay St, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, 6430, Australia | Hostel
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsGolddust Backpackers YHA Kalgoorlie

    Reviewed by agi_and_rudi

    Boy's house!

    Reviewed Jan 14, 2011
    by (8 reviews) Riga / Paris , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Not for backpackers at all.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Golddust Backpackers YHA Kalgoorlie

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

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    Gold Fever

    A travel blog entry by thegreenteam on Jan 09, 2015

    1 comment, 54 photos

    ... 3 gold bars per day

    If the drivers are too tired to drive, they aren’t made to and will be driven home

    If a truck blows a tire, a new one is brought down to where it is

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    Leaving the Pilbara-Across the Nullarbor

    A travel blog entry by chick-a-loopa on Nov 20, 2014

    ... of cracker dust, buuuuuuut..... I was just thinking to myself what if they are out walking. And guess what!!!!!!! HE WAS!!!!!! �� Greg spotted him walking back from where I was going to squat. Thank God I did NOT go behind that mound. Phew!!!!! On the road again. Nice drive across and we found a awesome little free stay with lots of space. Parked up about 4pm and went for a walk to stretch out the ole muscles. Gathered lots of fire wood to have a great ...

    The Super Pit...

    A travel blog entry by farquhar on Nov 19, 2014

    13 photos

    ... one hours notice but we were only here for one night. So instead we got to witness some impressive blasts on DVD at the tourist mine to get a feel for the magnitude of these 'normal' daily occurrences out here! 'Kal' as it's known over here in the West really surprised us as a mining town! I guess the mines have the money to put back into the community which is so ...

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    A travel blog entry by colincurwen on Nov 05, 2014

    1 comment, 4 photos

    ... of the night, backlit by the harsh glare of headlights, it looks just like you're in a zombie movie.

    So we checked out the mine, and it was so huge it defied the lack of light and awed us with the scale of its sheer blacker-than-blackness. The huge, multi-story trucks that transport the ore looked like tiny ants from where we stood, and that gave the site the scale that was needed to really drive home how freakin' huge it was. I was dumbfounded.

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    A travel blog entry by barbrob on Oct 14, 2014

    12 photos

    ... curtain is the last surviving example of a Goatcher art. Due to the earthquake, the Town Hall has only just been re-opened. There is a rivalry between Boulder and Kalgoorlie as Boulder is felt to be the working class and Kalgoorlie to be the the upper class. When Kalgoorlie became Kalgoolie-Boulder there was some discontent amongst the residents. Boulder was greatly affected by the earthquake in 2010 which occurred in ...