Karratha International Hotel
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... to protect the careless and the incompetent.
This is a tale of an inexperienced chap, we'll call him Frank, who wants to become proficient in the art of fishing. Until his retirement and relocation to a seaside village, the desire or need for personally catching fish for consumption was not required. After all, that was the purpose of seafood shops. The events described actually took place over a number of days, but to keep the story short, the chronology will ...
... I visited each lookout - not really worthwhile as the flies in the park were even more annoying.
On leaving Denham Kennie left his sunnies in their case on the rear bumper, they fell off and we turned back to try and find them. Amazingly we found them in the middle of the northbound lane 3 km back. I was just about to run out to retrieve them when I saw an approaching car so I stayed beside the road looking at the glasses case, to let the car ...
... crossings impassable.
We did get a glimpse of the scale of mining operations in the Pilbarra, passing a number of trains headed to Karratha with many, many carriages (Luke has to count them from footage taken by Alex) filled with iron ore (or whatever it is that is mined this way). This is certainly red earth country.
... and picnic tables. We pulled up at night in a clearing with not many other campers around, had a feed, did a dance outside where we enjoyed moving around with no flies!! Then relaxed into bed. Then came the loud goon guzzling French backpackers who parked next to us and decided that would be a great spot for a disco! Not even that could of kept us from sleeping that night!
Waking the next morning fresh and feeling motivated we had brekky and started packing up again ...
... who wanted $100 a night which I declined. Apparently all the costs are inflated in the area due to the high earnings of the local miners. I found out Tom Katie’s boyfriend was there at the time and staying next to a caravan park. It would have been nice to see him but the heat was too much and I would be seeing him in a few days time in Perth ...