Gwalia Ghost Town, Western Australia

We stumbled upon¬†Gwalia Ghost Town in Western Australia’s Great Victoria Desert 828km from Perth. Originally a gold mining town in 1963 when the mines finally closed the population dropped from 1200 to 40. In the 1980’s gold was rediscovered thanks to new technology although today only twelve houses are said to be occupied. It seems … Continue reading Gwalia Ghost Town, Western Australia