"Norseman ( between Esperance & Kalgoorlie) Day 6" Norseman by scrooge1947

Norseman Travel Guide: 12 reviews and 38 photos

Norseman, is simply a few buildings you go past on the way to Kalgoorlie or to turn off onto the Eyre Highway to go across the Nllabor plains, however if you look hard enough there is always something of interest.
This huge dump contains some 4200,000 tons of residue from gold minings between 1935-1977, so it has its part in history.
Population aprox 2000 and is situated 850k west of Perth.

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  • keeweechic's Profile Photo
    Feb 10, 2004 at 8:33 PM

    Wow, I heard of Norseman but never knew about this dump.. awesome. I never got that far west of Perth. Great to see the old relics from the past. Gotta watch those 'undesirables'...lol

  • olja1234's Profile Photo
    May 21, 2003 at 1:35 PM

    Superb page!

  • o00o's Profile Photo
    May 18, 2003 at 6:35 PM

    Great tips and photos.

  • whitecliff62's Profile Photo
    May 12, 2003 at 12:47 PM

    Really interesting stories, it looks very hot there.

  • pepples46's Profile Photo
    May 11, 2003 at 6:10 PM

    yep, that's Norseman alright...I have to scan the Dump pic. hey, ya did a great job! my Boulder Highway looks good too:-))

  • craic's Profile Photo
    May 11, 2003 at 12:51 PM

    LOvely lovely lovely stuff. And I am so glad you know the town is named after a horse.

  • tini58de's Profile Photo
    May 11, 2003 at 12:02 PM

    Wow, what a remote destination! Thanks for taking time to show it to us!

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