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Turtle Season - Turtle Monitoring with Care For Hedland
Posted October 29, 2019 Turtle Season - Turtle Monitoring with Care For Hedland

Port Hedland has two famous areas renowned for turtle nesting in the Pilbara - Cemetary Beach and Eighty Mile Beach. Residents and visitors are urged to be mindful of nesting turtles and hatchlings on the coastline during the nesting season from November to March.

Staircase to the Moon
Posted October 25, 2019 Staircase to the Moon

While you're in Port Hedland, be sure to view a special natural phenomenon - Staircase to the Moon. The best view is located next to the Cooke Point Caravan Park on Good Street between March and October. This unique phenomenon occurs when the full moon rises over the exposed mudflats during extremely low tides, creating an illusion of a staircase reaching to the moon

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