Where am I working?

27 Feb

So where am I now? I’m currently working at Woodie Woodie Manganese Mine as an Exploration Field Assistant. Woodie Woodie is located in the middle of bloody nowhere! Its located in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, 400km South East of Port Hedland. The closest town is Marble Bar (check out map below), with a population of roughly 300 and is famous for being the hottest recorded place in Australia, with 161 consecutive days over 37.6 degrees Celsius! 

I’m on a 2:1 roster meaning I spend 2 weeks out at Woodie Woodie, and 1 week of R&R in Perth, and guess what today is. The day I fly back for my week of R&R, woop woop. So catch you’ll later and stay posted here and I will go into more detail of what I’m doing here, where I’m living, camp life etc.

Map of Western Australia

5 Responses to “Where am I working?”

  1. Barnz February 28, 2008 at 11:44 am #

    Woodie Woodie, Marble Bar…hahahaha

  2. Hap February 28, 2008 at 7:55 pm #

    Bro, it’s clear whats on your mind! Anything you want to tell me?

    haha, hope all good at Bullet.

    nbl happa


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