Written by Tim Schumacher Tim Schumacher
Category: 2009 2009
Published: 31 March 2009 31 March 2009
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There was a story on the BBC News web site today about the end of the 17 consecutive years of economic growth in Australia, largely fueled by the mining industry of Western Australia. Read the story here.
The mining town of Ravensthorpe mentioned in the article is about a 6-hour drive southeast from Perth. (image by Mark Ryan
and used under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License)