WWII Camp 16 Mile

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

The WWII Camp 16 Mile 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’).

Facilities

Birdwatching Carpark Caters for limited mobility Hiking Picnic Area Walk Walks

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