El Questro Wilderness Park

Broome & The Kimberley

This vast 400,000-hectare former cattle station turned international resort incorporates scenic gorges (Amelia, El Questro) and Zebedee Springs. Boat tours explore Chamberlain Gorge or you can hire your own boat ($100). There are shady campsites and air-con bungalows at El Questro Station Township and also an outdoor bar and upmarket steakhouse (mains $28 to $44).

There are a million activities to choose from, but you'll pay for most of them.

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1. Zebedee Springs

6.05 MILES

A short walk (750m) through beautiful Livistona palms brings you to these shady, soothing hot pools.

2. El Questro Gorge

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Hot walk to a lovely shady gorge with permanent, spring-fed pools. It's about 2.5km one way.

3. Emma Gorge

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4. The Grotto

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5. Wuggubun

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6. Telegraph Hill

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7. Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve


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