Castle Bay (or Castle Rock Bay) is the site of the whaling station that existed in the 1840-60 period. There was a whaling station here (rumored to be buried under the carpark.
Whenever I come here there seems to be a group of interesting people – in this case fishing. Previously I encountered some people who had anchored a small yacht just offshore and were living aboard – well on the beach as well but it was a small yacht!
This is one of the most beautiful beaches in this area, and it is still relatively unspoilt. These winter days where there are gaps in the rain can be beautiful if you can wait for the breaks in the rain.
Its been a while since I posted anything – been very busy moving house, and a consulting job has kept me busy. This is taken from just South of Cape Naturaliste. The sun broke out briefly for this photograph.