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Tuesday Sep 9 | Stuff.co.nz

Western Australia: life off the grid

A muddy river is jumping with fish; you just have to stick a line in. Walking over an estuary after the tide recedes and only a sharp nip on your toes provides a clue that the sand underneath your feet is thick with crabs.

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Tuesday Sep 9 | Stuff.co.nz

Western Australia: life off the grid

A muddy river is jumping with fish; you just have to stick a line in. Walking over an estuary after the tide recedes and only a sharp nip on your toes provides a clue that the sand underneath your feet is thick with crabs.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Life, Fruits, Food, Travel

Sat Sep 06, 2014

ABC News

Japanese photographer, pearling pioneer honoured in Broome

A Japanese photographer who perished in an Australian internment camp has been honoured for his contribution to Broome, Western Australia. She discovered along the way tales of friendship, family and love which are the basis of a touring stage show which debuted last week to a sold-out audience.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

ABC News

The often forgotten first scientific expedition to Australia

Crossing the Indian Ocean, William Dampier made landfall at, and named Shark Bay on the West Australian coast in August of 1699.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Dominion Post

War of bullets and a bride

IN THE FIELD: NZ members of the surgical team in Qui Nhon, from left, Jim Mann, Bill Hay, Gilbert Dampier and Gordon Watt, who would later die in a booby trap.

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