I was there in '74

Cyclone Tracey Christmas 1974. I will never forget that night and the next two years living in Darwin at HMAS Coonawarra.
Cyclone Tracy Darwin australia city 1974

Cyclone Tracy Darwin australia city 1974

Most of the population was evacuated from Darwin in the aftermath of Cyclone Tracy, 1974.

Most of the population was evacuated from Darwin in the aftermath of Cyclone Tracy, 1974.

Cyclone Tracy | Cyclone Tracy destroys Darwin | Photo Galleries and News Photos | News Pictures and Photos | thetelegraph.com.au

Cyclone Tracy | Cyclone Tracy destroys Darwin | Photo Galleries and News Photos | News Pictures and Photos | thetelegraph.com.au

The aftermath of Cyclone Tracy. December 25, 1974. Darwin, Australia. Fatalities: 71.

The aftermath of Cyclone Tracy. December 25, 1974. Darwin, Australia. Fatalities: 71.

cyclone Tracy Christmas 1974 destroyed Darwin NT - Google Search

cyclone Tracy Christmas 1974 destroyed Darwin NT - Google Search

Daly Waters Pub (NT, Australia) ...an iconic pub about 700kms from Darwin, in the middle of nowhere. A must see!

Daly Waters Pub (NT, Australia) ...an iconic pub about 700kms from Darwin, in the middle of nowhere. A must see!

On Christmas Eve and Christmas morning 1974, the Australian city of Darwin was devastated by Cyclone Tracy. 71 people died and 70% of the city was destroyed. It was described as "a disaster of the first magnitude…. without parallel in Australia's history".

On Christmas Eve and Christmas morning 1974, the Australian city of Darwin was devastated by Cyclone Tracy. 71 people died and 70% of the city was destroyed. It was described as "a disaster of the first magnitude…. without parallel in Australia's history".

Cyclone Tracey transition 1974 to present time. Amazing.

Cyclone Tracey transition 1974 to present time. Amazing.

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