Mt Welcome Lookout

West Coast Australia

The highest point in Roebourne, the Mt Welcome summit has great 360-degree views of the surrounding countryside. The hilltop is dotted with six sculptures, which represent Aboriginal nations that are the closest neighbours of the Ngarluma.

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3. Pioneer Cemetery

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At the road-end, Reader Head Lookout has great views over the rivermouth, Settlers Beach and Staircase to the Moon.

5. Settlers Beach

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Usually empty, this gorgeous crescent of sand with calm waters is great for a dip.

6. Samson Beach

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Appealing sweep of white sand, lapped at by tranquil cerulean waters. Great for swimming.

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