Quality Inn Railway Motel
Travel Blogs from Kalgoorlie
... Mine. I was told that the Big dumpsters mostly driven by women which are not as easily bored with the 45 minute drive down and another 45 minute up fully loaded.... amazing really...what the lure of Gold does to man& womenkind. Tommorow I like to find out what they do with the Runoff and waste from this activity.... It is 11 PM and the ranting and chanting goes on Downstairs... but I'm to tired to down and either participate or complain which would not help ...
It was todays travels more than any other highlighting the sheer vast number of trucks moving both east and west. Obviously we saw move of those coming towards us, but on the occasions we paused for a break, the large number of huge road trains heading west like us became evident. At times, it seemed like were the only vehicle heading westward but it seems that traffic in both directions just kinda works itself out. Everyone is travelling at roughly the same speed so ...
From there we went to Mt. Charlotte lookout & reservoir which is the terminus of the water supply built by C.Y. O'Connor in 1908 pipeline is 563km. long and starts at the Mundaring weir near Perth.
This afternoon we walked around "Karlkuna Bushland Park" which is an area of many ha. of native bushland, there was quite a lot of Emu bushes in flower. ...
... day today and I'm glad we took the time to see these things. One never knows if we'll ever get back this way again. We pulled over in a rest area not marked on a WikiCamps or in the a Camps Australia book, but was on the HEMA Explorer app. And a great spot it is. Campfire is burning and it's a really still night cloudless night. I'm blogging and stargazing at the same time. Next stop? Maybe tomorrow, Bruce Rock or the day after to catch up with friends Val & Neville ...
... names end in .au! There’s no conspicuous wealth here as there is in the Pilbarra. There are some wonderful historic buildings from the height of it’s success in the early C20. And…….. It does have a couple of brothels which still operate and we went on a tour of one – supposedly the oldest in town! Yes, Kalgoorlie was interesting!!
Rock On…………… 8230;…………… ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center