Leederville

Leederville

Leederville is a locality within the Town of Vincent within the Perth metropolitan region of Western Australia.

Brockman Highway

Brockman Highway

Brockman Highway is a highway in Western Australia. A few hours south of Perth, it runs west from Bridgetown via Nannup to Karridale.

Karri

karri forest

Eucalyptus diversicolor, commonly known as the Karri, is a eucalypt which is native to the wetter regions of south west of Western Australia. The tree grows to 90 metres, making it one of the tallest species in the world. It has white to cream bark that changes to brown as it matures. The trunk extends straight up with no secondary trunks: in mature trees branches will be present in the top third of the tree only.

Brockman River

Brockman River

Brockman River is a river in wheatbelt region of Western Australia that rises north of Bindoon Hill and then flows in a southerly direction. The river finally discharges into the Avon River, of which it is a tributary, near Jumperkine Hill just north of Walyung National Park.

Quindanning

Quindanning hotel

Quindanning is a small town located halfway between Boddington and Williams along the Pinjarra-Williams Road. Currently, the town has a hotel/tavern, church, community hall and a racecourse – the latter used annually for the Quindanning Picnic Race Day, held on Easter Saturday.

Marradong

Marradong

Marradong is a former town located 8 kilometres (5 mi) south of Boddington along the road from Pinjarra to Williams. All that remains of the town is the tiny St Albans Anglican Church and cemetery (1894), a few old homes in varying states of repair and some palm trees which once stood outside the Laura Hotel.

Yanchep

Yanchep Sunset

Yanchep is an outer northern suburb of Perth, the capital city of Western Australia. It was built by entrepreneur Alan Bond. It is a suburb of the City of Wanneroo. Yanchep is a popular tourist destination. There is beachside accommodation and popular caravan sites and there is also the Yanchep Inn in the National Park.

Rockingham

Rockingham

Rockingham is a suburb and regional centre in Western Australia south-west of the Perth city centre and south of Fremantle. It has a beachside location at Mangles Bay, the southern extremity of Cockburn Sound. To its north stretches the maritime and resource-industry installations of Kwinana and Henderson. Offshore to the north-west is Australia’s largest naval fleet and submarine base, Garden Island, connected to the mainland by an all-weather causeway. To the west and south lies the Shoalwater Islands Marine Park.

Dawesville Cut

Dawesville Cut

The Dawesville Cut is a man-made channel between the Peel-Harvey Estuary and the Indian Ocean at Dawesville about 80 km south of Perth in Western Australia. It is just south of the regional city of Mandurah and just north of Yalgorup National Park. The channel allows seawater from the Indian Ocean to regularly flush in and out of the estuary using the daily tidal movements which in turn prevent the build up of algae.

Lilac Hibiscus

Alyogyne Huegelii - Lilac Hibiscus

Alyogyne huegelii is a flowering plant commonly named Lilac Hibiscus, found in the Southwest botanical province of Western Australia, extending along its entire coastline. The large flower, highly variable in colour, is similar to that of Hibiscus.