Must-see attractions in Broome & The Kimberley

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    Cathedral Gorge

    Aptly named, this immense and inspiring circular cavern is an easy 2km (return) stroll from the southern car park.

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    Kelly's Knob

    The best view in Kununurra is from this rock outcrop on the town's northern edge. Great for sunrise or sunset.

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    Warmun Arts

    Between Kununurra and Halls Creek, Warmun artists create abstract works using ochres to explore Gija identity.

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    Kungkalanayi Lookout

    Sunsets and sunrises are spectacular from this hill near Three Ways. Mobile-phone reception from the top.

  • Reddell Beach

    For a blistering sunset without tourists, camels or 4WDs, pull into any of the turn-offs along Kavite Rd between Gantheaume Point and the port and watch…

  • Women of Pearling

    This 3m cast bronze statue of an Indigenous female diver clutching a pearl pays tribute to the role women played in the brutal pearling industry. The…

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    Ngamoowalem Conservation Reserve

    Immediately west of Kununurra, stretching to Parry Lagoons, is an area containing many hidden gorges, pools and springs culturally significant to the…

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    El Questro Wilderness Park

    This vast 400,000-hectare former cattle station turned international resort incorporates scenic gorges (Amelia, El Questro) and Zebedee Springs. Boat…

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    Lombadina

    Between Middle Lagoon and Cape Leveque, Lombadina is 200km from Broome. This beautiful tree-fringed Aboriginal community offers various tours (minimum…

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    Paruku Indigenous Protected Area

    Nestled between the Great Sandy and Tanami Deserts, just south of Billiluna and close to the Canning Stock Route, the Paruku Indigenous Protected Area …

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    Wuggubun

    Small and remote, this tiny Aboriginal community is home to only 20 people. Tourists are welcome; there are simple campsites and you can participate in a…

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    Windjana Gorge

    The sheer walls of the Napier Range soar 100m above the Lennard River in this gorge sacred to the Bunuba people. Contracting in the Dry to a series of…

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    Malcolm Douglas Wilderness Park

    Visitors enter through the jaws of a giant crocodile at this 30-hectare animal refuge 16km northeast of Broome. The park is home to dozens of crocs (don't…

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    Kununurra Historical Society Museum

    Old photographs and newspaper articles document Kununurra's history, including the story of a wartime Wirraway aircraft crash and the subsequent recovery…

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    Ord River Dam

    Completed in 1972 out of locally quarried quarzite, the scale of this immense rockfill dam (99m high) is best appreciated from the shady picnic grounds at…

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    Warlayirti Artists Centre

    This cultural centre 255km down the Tanami Rd is a conduit for artists around the area and features bright acrylic dot-style works as well as lithographs…

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    Laarri Gallery

    This tiny not-for-profit gallery in the back of the community school has interesting contemporary-style and traditional art and crafts detailing local…

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    Old Convent Heritage Centre

    An amazing archival collection of photographs spanning over 100 years of interaction between the Sisters of St John of God with the people of the…

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    The Grotto

    Just off the highway, 33km from Wyndham, steep steps lead down to a deep, peaceful pool in a small gorge, perfect for a quiet dip. Be aware that…