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WWII 17½ Mile Camp

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The 17½ Mile Camp was a World War II military base located along the Stuart Highway.

It now consists of a series of cement foundations that mark various buildings and constructions, Gun pits (round dirt pits), dirt trenches, short fortifications built of local stone, two bottle dumps and latrines built of cement slabs ('Flaming Furies').

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    • Carpark
    • Picnic Area

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    • Birdwatching
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    • Walk

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    Caters for people with sufficient mobility to climb a few steps but who would benefit from fixtures to aid balance. (This includes people using walking frames and mobility aids)

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