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The Murchison’s fabric woven in A-B-C
You might expect this story about the launch of the world’s first GeoRegion to be all about rocks. But it isn’t.
Mates for life on world’s waterways
STEPHEN SCOURFIELD relives encounters with graceful swans
The Pod Well Travelled: Young Travel Writer returns
In this week’s episode of The West Australian’s dedicated travel podcast, we hear from Scoot’s CEO Campbell Wilson on the challenges facing the airline and the future of air travel. And Travel Editor Stephen Scourfield and travel journalist Mogens Johansen talk about this year’s iteration of the West’s well-established Young Travel Writer program. Hosted by Will Yeoman.
A bird’s-eye over icy frontier a cool daytrip
A one-day flight to Antarctica may just be Perth’s coolest day out in 2021.
The Pilbara’s primordial pull of rust-red country
The bloke sitting next to me waiting for his meatlovers’ pizza in the Iron Clad Hotel asks what I’m doing in Marble Bar and seems surprised when I tell him I’m on holiday. Reading his “why would you?” look, I add: “Why wouldn’t you?”
Just add water to wildflower wave
Rain has come in time to improve the wildflower season across parts of WA.
A West Australian roadtrip on just one tank of fuel
How much of WA can you see over a long weekend while using only one tank of fuel in a car? MOGENS JOHANSEN finds out.
The Pod Well Travelled: Chittering oranges and writerly Rockingham
This week’s guests include Golden Grove Orchards’ Adam Saunders and Rockingham author and artist Kez Wickham St George. Host Will Yeoman also talks to the West Australian’s Travel Editor Stephen Scourfield about the Perth Royal Show cancellation, that Wuhan swimming pool, Australia’s Oxford vaccinedeal and MSC’s first voyage in Europe since the COVID-19 pandemic hit.
Sydney’s Royal Botanic Gardens a right royal display
This is not just a beautiful park, or a fine lookout point, or as the name suggests a botanic gardens, writes RONAN O'CONNELL.
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