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The outback, history and scenic views: The Wool Wagon Pathway certainly packs a punch in Western Australia

4 monthes ago   |   By NZ Life & Leisure

A straight line of dirt road brings visitors into the remote Kennedy Range National Park.
Australia's iconic Wool Wagon Pathway - a 1100-kilometre route across the Western Australian outback - originally came into being thanks to profits made from wool. Sheep, however, are a rarity nowadays.
Words & photos: Don Fuchs
In 1894, the future of Pindar, 98 kilometres inland from the coastal city of Geraldton and 415 kilometres inland from Perth, shone brightly.
The railway had just arrived at nearby Mullewa , and work was underway on 30 kilometres of further rail tracks stretching into the...
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