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Feeling worn out, damp, smelly and in need of some real comfort, we drove to Karratha and found our way to the Mercure Inn. Washed the tent and hung it out to dry, enjoyed hot showers and then splurged on comfort food and beer. Sat in the Hotel room and enjoyed it all in front of the TV - bliss! May have bought a bit too much (never a good idea to …
... that in a house unless it revolves!!
Just in the last week the new toilet block has been completed in 2 areas of 40 mile, at over $100,000 each all they are is a loo over a tank with a roof walls and door, a welcome addition for day tripper locals & back packers though.
Fees have gone up from $130 a month to $160 a month, still cheap by ...
... things, but I couldn't quite catch them as she was crying. In the end we changed hotels from ' The El Questro Gorge.' To ' Emma Gorge.' We all agreed we were staying at a nicer place, so all was good. We were all starving by dinner time, we ate like kings!! Sam and I had the 300g Porterhouse Steak, Dad had the 200g Rib Eye steak and mum had a very large barramundi with knocki! I am confident I will sleep well tonight, we are in yet another 'large ...
... short pier is approximately three Km's long however the newer one is still under construction and will be able to facilitate loading four ships at a time. At Wickham, Rio Tinto have built a modern village to accommodate the workers and their familes and there are small units for the workers who fly in, work for a few weeks then fly out to home. The village includes shopping a centre, sporting and gym facilities and an open air theatre. After we left the facility ...
... afternoon amongst other flowers we found the beautiful Sturt's Desert Pea in full bloom. It is the state flower of South Australia. When we returned to Point Samson we went to the foreshore and counted 21 ships queuing up to go into Dampier which is obviously an extremely busy port. While the weather is great now that the wind has dropped. However the downside is that with the lack of wind the mosquitoes and sand flies are starting to get ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking