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Mark Moxon's Travel Writing

Australia: Cleaverville Beach

The dunes of Cleaverville Beach
The dunes of Cleaverville Beach

On Wednesday I headed north from Millstream-Chichester, back to the highway and civilisation. I stopped in Karratha, home to the biggest shopping centre outside Perth (which only goes to show how empty the rest of Western Australia is), where I knuckled down to shop for my forthcoming Pilbara bushwalk. Unfortunately I couldn't get my lamp fixed, but everything else fell into place, and after spending a small fortune on food, bush gear and various other bits and bobs, I drove east of Karratha to Cleaverville Beach.

Strange architecture in Karratha, my last stop before I hit the Pilbara