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Port facilities for the East Kimberley Region of Western Australia.

J. D. Gillespie

Port facilities for the East Kimberley Region of Western Australia.

by J. D. Gillespie

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Published by Public Works Dept., Western Australia in [Perth] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Kimberley (W.A.)
    • Subjects:
    • Harbors -- Australia -- Kimberley (W.A.)

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsWestern Australia. Public Works Dept.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE559.A8 G54
      The Physical Object
      Pagination38 p.
      Number of Pages38
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5476499M
      LC Control Number73179874

      The Keelback is one of the only native animals that is able to eat Cane Toads without ill effect. This species is very similar in appearance to the Rough Scaled snake which is highly venomous and has overlapping distribution. If you’re aiming for Port Hedland, expect to be in the car for hours. Take it easy on the drive up and book in for a night at the quintessentially Australian Worramel Station Riverside Retreat on your way through, km south of Carnarvon. The good news is that, if you’re coming from Broome, the drive is less than half that, at 6 hours.

      Heritage Council Places Database Wyndham Meatworks (fmr) The meatworks was a conglomerate of buildings. There was a five storey freezer and chiller block powered by an ammonia compressor. There was. a slaughter and hide floor and boning room. The roofing was corrugated iron supported by oregon beams. After fire damaged the main block it was demolished. Previously known as Slingair, Aviair was established in and has grown to become the first choice for air charter services in the north west of Western Australia. With a range of Bungle Bungle scenic air tours and day trips to the Mitchell Falls and more, Aviair can show you around the spectacular Kimberley region.

      Hospital services in the Kimberley. Explore Hospital facilities in the Kimberley The Kimberley Health Region is organised so that Integrated District Health Services support the smaller hospitals in the region to deliver care and when required, transfer patients to the more specialised, larger hospitals in Broome and Kununurra or metropolitan tertiary hospitals. The Port was established to service the East Kimberley cattle industry pioneered by the Durack family and other early settlers of the region. It was gazetted as a Port in , with vessels berthing at a jetty at Anton’s Landing – the remains of which can be seen at low water at the northern end of Foreshore Drive near the Wyndham Museum.


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Port facilities for the East Kimberley Region of Western Australia by J. D. Gillespie Download PDF EPUB FB2

General purpose port facilities are located in Broome, Derby and Wyndham. The Port of Broome is the main deep water port serving the Kimberley.

The Port supports stock exports, offshore oil and gas exploration supply vessels, pearling, fishing charter boats and cruise liners. The Port of Broome is the largest deep-water access port servicing the Kimberley region and is open to shipping on a 24 hours basis seven days a week.

The port supports livestock export, offshore oil and gas operations, pearling, fishing, charter boats, cruise liners and is. Kimberley is the northernmost of 9 regions located in Western Australia.

It covers a total area of approx km2 ( mi2), or about 3 times the size of England or twice that of Victoria. The region has population aro, with approx 40% of the inhabitants being of Aboriginal descent.5/5(2).

The Kimberley Ports Authority head office is located in Broome and at this time KPA is responsible for the management of the Port of Broome which is the principal deepwater port servicing Western Australia's Kimberley region.

Responsibilities. The Port Authorities Act (WA) provides that the roles and responsibilities of the Kimberley Ports. The Kimberley region of Western Australia The north of the state of Western Australia is remote, wild and wonderful, one of the most isolated in Australia.

The Kimberley region in particular is one of rivers, gorges, many caves with Aboriginal paintings and a coast that is largely inaccessible. and the Western australian Government to the east kimberley development ackage and the ord river irrigation Scheme, represents an essential investment in the future of the people of the east kimberley.

the $ million east kimberley development package will redress gaps in infrastructure relating to health, aged care, early childhood development. Kimberley. The Kimberley is Western Australia's most northern region, with the Broome coastline closer to South-East Asia than it is to Perth.

Bordered by the Pilbara region to the south and Northern Territory to the east, thesquare kilometres region has fewer people per square kilometre than almost any other place on Earth.

Internationally recognised for its unique and dramatic. The wide open spaces and warm climate of the Kimberley and Pilbara regions make them ideal destinations for caravan and camping holidays.

However, some roads are not suitable for towing a caravan and there are camping restrictions in certain areas. We recommend that you contact the local visitor centres and Main Roads Western Australia to get an update on local road conditions.

The Kimberley is the northernmost of the nine regions of Western is bordered on the west by the Indian Ocean, on the north by the Timor Sea, on the south by the Great Sandy and Tanami deserts in the region of the Pilbara, and on the east by the Northern Territory.

The region was named in by government surveyor Alexander Forrest after Secretary of State for the Colonies John.

Wyndham is the northernmost town in the Kimberley region of Western Australia, located on the Great Northern Highway, 2, kilometres northeast of Perth. It was established in to service a new goldfield at Halls Creek, and it is now a port and service centre for the east Kimberley with a population of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people make up 54% of the population.

Wyndham. Cambridge Gulf is located in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. It was named by Lieutenant Phillip Parker King in in honour of the Duke of Cambridge. Today the Cambridge Gulf provides access to the ships and recreational boats that use the waterway.

The Gulf is subject to huge tidal movements and features vast mudflats along its. Kununurra Cruises offers a unique dining experience on Lake Kununurra in the East Kimberley region of Western Australia. They offer a slower-paced dinner cruise that takes in a colourful Kimberley sunset whilst dining on-board the MV Jabiru in a secluded Lagoon.

Kununurra Cruises also offers the MV Jabiru for charter. The vessel is licensed for. Australia's North West is one of the world's last true wilderness areas and includes the majestic Kimberley and Pilbara regions. With some of the oldest rock formations in the world, the spectacular gorges of Karijini National Park and the unique beehive formations in Purnululu National Park, plus the many beautiful gorges featured along the Gibb River Road.

Stay at spectacular El Questro. El Questro Wilderness Park has to be seen to be one-million-acre (,hectare) working cattle station, in the east Kimberley (near Kununurra) on the Gibb River Road, is a natural playground of majestic canyons, freshwater swimming holes, bushwalking trails, Aboriginal rock art and grand mountain ranges.

The Port of Wyndham is located 3, km northeast of Perth, in the Kimberley region. It is managed by Cambridge Gulf Limited on behalf of the Department of Transport under a port operation agreement. Wyndham, East Kimberley. Wyndham is the Kimberley's oldest town, Western Australia's northernmost town, and it's also Australia's hottest town.

(Marble Bar might claim the highest peak temperatures, but Wyndham has the highest year round average temperature.). Western Australia's Kimberley region is a magnificent ancient land, famous for its majestic ranges, stunning gorges, spectacular waterfalls and dusty cracked mud flats.

+61 (0)8 Home Valley Station, Gibb River Road, Kununurra, Western Australia, WELCOME TO SHIRE of WYNDHAM EAST KIMBERLEY. The Shire of Wyndham East Kimberley is located in the ruggedly picturesque and sparsely populated northeast corner of Western Australia (WA), stretching from the Northern Territory border to the northern most tip of WA.

The Shire covers an area ofsquare kilometres and is one of four local. the only two permanent Part maintenance facilities between Perth and Darwin (to the company’s knowledge). Aviair has become a leading Aviation operator in the Kimberley and Pilbara regions of Western Australia, and remote Australia generally.

Aviair conducts services for, and is. East Kimberley, Western Australia Our Argyle diamond mine, which sits on the traditional country of the Miriuwung, Gidja, Malgnin and Wularr people in Western Australia, is one of the world’s largest producers of diamonds and the largest supplier of natural coloured diamonds – including white, champagne, cognac, blue, violet and the rare and the highly-coveted Argyle pink and red diamonds.

Wyndham Port The Port was established in to service the East Kimberley cattle industry pioneered by the Durack family and others. Wyndham Port Heritage Trails – get your copy of the brochure from the Boab Gallery, choice either a walk or drive trail.About the East Kimberley.

The Shire of Wyndham East Kimberley is a film friendly region, the north-eastern gateway to the Kimberley, which encompasses approximatelykms of timeless landscapes and diverse land uses. We have one of the oldest (Wyndham) and one of the newest (Kununurra) towns in Western Australia.The West Bay Barge Landing has been in operation since and is located approximately 7 km east of the Mungalalu Truscott Airbase, in the Kimberley Region.

The site is approximately km west southwest of Darwin and km northeast of Broome and is located on the Anjo Peninsula on the northern tip of Western Australia.