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Augusta / Cape Leeuwin

Travel from Augusta located on the Blackwood River, to Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse on the most South-Westerly Point of Australia, then visit the Historic Water Wheel used to supply spring water to the Lighthouse, and the Railway Museum and beautiful Beach at Flinders Bay.

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Windswept Norfolk Pines line Augusta foreshore

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Augusta is located at the mouth of the Blackwood River

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Blackwood River Bank

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Blackwood River flows into the Southern Ocean

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Shallow Water near mouth of Blackwood River

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Green Algae in Blackwood River at Augusta

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Blackwood River looking towards Augusta

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The Blackwood River is very wide near the mouth

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The Blackwood River meets the Southern Ocean

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Kayaks on Blackwood River

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Shady Trees overhang Walkway at Augusta

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Vegetation on Sand Dunes at Augusta

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Our Bus waits by the Park at Augusta

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Southern Ocean viewed over Peppermint Trees

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Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse on Horizon

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The South Pole is straight ahead

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The South Pole is straight ahead over the Ocean

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Welcome to Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse

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Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse and surrounding Buildings

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Coastline and Bay to the right

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Coastline and Bay to the left

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Rose Banjine (Pimelea rosea) by walkway

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Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse built 1895
The Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse still operates today as a warning beacon to ships travelling around the cape.

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Purple Pigface (Disphyma crassifolium)

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Australia's most South-Westerly Point

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Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse is still in operation
The Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse was built in 1895 and still operates today as a warning beacon to ships travelling around the cape.

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Sailor's Memorial at Cape Leeuwin

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Ocean View from Cape Leeuwin

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HMAS Nizam Memorial at Cape Leeuwin

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Ocean View from Cape Leeuwin

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Rose Banjine (Pimelea rosea)

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Southern Ocean meets Indian Ocean

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Where Southern Ocean meets Indian Ocean at Cape Leeuwin

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Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse
Cape Leeuwin is where the Southern and Indian Oceans meet and is notorious for underwater rips and king waves which have sunk and damaged numerous ships over the years.

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Lighthouse Keeper's Cottages at Cape Leeuwin

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Fluffy Pussytails by walkway

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Turtle Rock at Cape Leeuwin

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Water Wheel at Cape Leeuwin

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Historic Water Wheel at Cape Leeuwin

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Water from a Natural Spring flows to Water Wheel

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Water Wheel built to supply Spring Water to Lighthouse

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Wooden Water Wheel preserved by Minerals in the Water

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Coastline near Water Wheel at Cape Leeuwin

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Rocky Coastline at Cape Leeuwin

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Granite Rocks on Coast

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Rocky Coast at Cape Leeuwin

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Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse on Horizon

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Vegetation growing on Granite Rocks

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Flinders Bay Railway Museum

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Flat-topped Truck (Dolly) in Museum at Flinders Bay

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Flat-topped Truck (Dolly) in Museum

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Flinders Bay Railway Museum

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View from Flinders Bay Railway Museum

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Neat Cottage at Flinders Bay

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Norfolk Pines line Flinders Bay Foreshore

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White Sands and Blue Water at Flinders Bay

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Flinders Bay Beach

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Fishing Boat coming in to Jetty at Flinders Bay

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Crystal Clear Waters of Flinders Bay

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Looking into Crystal Clear Waters of Flinders Bay

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Flinders Bay

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Swimmers at Flinders Bay

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Seagulls resting at Flinders Bay

   
 
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