Looking into the rooms of the old Telegraph Station, at Eucla, Western Australia

Looking into the rooms of the old Telegraph Station, at Eucla, Western Australia
Looking into the rooms of the old Telegraph Station, at Eucla, Western Australia. Summer 2015.

Copyright © Michael Hey-Cunningham

It doesn't take that much imagination to visualise the hustle and bustle of a busy telegraph station a hundred and fifty years ago. Then the telegraph was the epitome of communications technology. Now the internet has been with us for 22 years and has completely revolutionised communications. I can do far more with the phone in my pocket than the entire telegraph station!