Mamuju earthquake The city of Mamuju in West Sulawesi has been hit by a 6.2-magnitude earthquake.  Mamuju is a regency of Indonesia. This caused a lot of damage, killing dozens of people and injuring thousands more.  The earthquake occurred in the early hours of Friday, 15 January 2021. A hospital was even levelled, which added…

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It is an eerie feeling to walk along a stream which runs through a cave in Tunnel Creek National Park. Especially as it takes some effort to reach that cave.  Exploring Tunnel Creek, which is part of the oldest cave system in Western Australia, is well worth the effort. Particularly as you traverse a Devonian…

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Hahndorf South Australia, just half an hour from Adelaide. Ja, it’s Australia’s most German town. As far as its European history is concerned, Australia began life as a British penal colony. This means that the first non-aboriginal people to settle here were the dregs of British society. When you consider what those `dregs’ have achieved…

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Amazing! Geographe Bay is one of the most popular regions in the south-west of Western Australia. Visitors notice that the Bay boasts excellent fishing and diving opportunities. Located at the western end of Geographe Bay, Cape Naturaliste is a large, rugged headland. A fabulous place to visit. Breathtaking views there abound. Apart from a lighthouse,…

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