Wednesday, April 19, 2023

Remote Australian town hoping to take advantage of being the best place in the world to see tomorrow's scheduled eclipse


The town – whose name is pronounced “ex-mowth” – has 3,000 residents but will swell to 20,000 this week


The Ningaloo area has been working on its eclipse-related tourism offerings for more than a year


Altogether, Western Australia state spent 20 million AUD ($13.5 million) on infrastructure updates for the eclipse