Top things to do in Dampier Peninsula

Top Choice Beach in Broome

Cable Beach

Western Australia's most famous landmark offers turquoise waters and beautiful white sand curving away to the sunset. Clothing is optional north of the rocks, while south, walking trails lead through the red dunes o…
Top Choice Beach in Dampier Peninsula

James Price Point

The striking red pindan cliffs of Walmadan (named for the proud warrior who once lived here) are worth a visit even if you're not camping; they're 35km from Cape Leveque Rd. Right in the middle of the Lurujarri Song…
Top Choice Cafe in Broome

Good Cartel

The hippest place in town to grab a great coffee, healthy juice and Mexican-themed brekkies. Locals queue for their fabled lunchtime burgers. Follow the line of cars behind the Twin Cinema in the business park. Dogg…
Top Choice Tapas in Broome

Aarli

Ask any Broome local where they love eating and most will say the Aarli, with its wonderful outdoor relaxed dining and share plates that Broome does so well. Drop in for some quick tapas (Med–Asian fusion), a main m…
Top Choice Cafe in Dampier Peninsula

Whale Song Cafe

This exquisitely located eco-cafe overlooking Pender Bay serves fabulous organic mango smoothies, homemade gourmet pizzas and the best coffee on the peninsula. There's a tiny bush camping ground with stunning views,…
Marine Park in Broome

Rowley Shoals Marine Park

These three coral atolls lie approximately 300km from Broome in the Indian Ocean, on the edge of Australia's continental shelf, and have a reputation for some of the best diving in the country. Protected by a marine…
Nature Reserve in Broome

Broome Bird Observatory

The RAMSAR-recognized tidal mudflats of Roebuck Bay are a vital staging post for thousands of migratory birds, coming from as far away as Siberia. In a peaceful coastal setting 25km from Broome, the 'Bird Obbie' off…
Bay in Dampier Peninsula

Pender Bay

Exquisitely remote, this pristine bay is an important calving ground for humpback whales and many can be seen offshore from May to November. The easiest access is from either Whale Song Cafe, if open, or via the sma…
Viewpoint in Broome

Gantheaume Point & Dinosaur Prints

Beautiful at dawn or sunset when the pindan cliffs turn scarlet and the Indian Ocean brilliant turquoise, this peaceful lookout holds a 135-million-year-old secret. Nearby lies one of the world's most varied collect…
Historic Building in Broome

Sun Pictures

Sink back in a canvas deck chair under the stars in the world's oldest operating picture gardens, dating from 1916. The history of the Sun building is the history of Broome itself; having witnessed war, floods, low-…