Broome has plenty to offer the budget traveller. After many years of living and working in the region, here we have put together our top 10 things to do in Broome on a budget.
How much do you know about the eastern Kimberley in the far north west of Western Australia? The truth is that most of the Western Australian population lives in Perth and surrounding areas, and spending our time enjoying the city. When we think about travel, it’s often somewhere beyond our borders.
Smartphones can be used for so many things - it’s like having all the answers to your questions in your pocket. It’s especially useful when you’re exploring a new place or trying to figure out how to get around and find things to do when travelling. We've put together a list of some of our favourite travel apps to help you find your way through the city or the outback, making plans or being spontaneous, or travelling at home or abroad.
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There is a lot of information around the internet about the Kimberley region of Western Australia - some of it accurate and some of it not so. Putting together an extensive itinerary for yourself can be quite daunting and you may have many unanswered questions.
Getting engaged or making the commitment to marry your partner is one of the biggest decisions a couple can make. As soon as a couple announces their engagement, the first question asked is “what date is the wedding?” In most cases that has not even been decided! But eventually, when the date is named, the headaches and stress about how to please family and friends on the big day can begin!
Set against the red pindan and just a stone's throw from Cable Beach, the Broome Turf Club is uniquely Broome and the perfect backdrop to a day at the races.
An annual highlight up North, the Broome races attract an array of punters from cattle station workers enjoying a day in the big smoke, to town locals adorned in their pearls and ready to pick a winner.
Going away for a holiday is one of the best parts of summer, no matter where you choose to travel. We all want to remember our travels, and taking some great photos is one of the best ways to keep the memory alive.
Sometimes those gorgeous views just don’t translate to the memory card quite as well as you had hoped, especially if you have no instruction from a professional. Photography doesn’t have to be challenging, and you can have gorgeous vacation photos no matter how little experience you have in photography.
Book and enjoy a half day Willie Creek Pearl Farm tour between 16 Feb 14 and 28 Feb 15 and receive a FREE 1 hour guided Pearl Lugger Museum tour.
Broome is sometimes perceived as an expensive destination. Let’s face it, it’s a really remote spot, but once you get to know the town, you’ll find there’s plenty to do that doesn’t break the bank.
The Kimberley is one of the most unique destinations on earth, with landscapes that have been millions of years in the making. Comprising an area of more than 400,000 sq km and with a population of less than 40,000 one of the best ways (and sometimes the only way) to explore this remote outback area is on board a small group cruise. A Kimberley cruise lets you experience the astounding scenic coastline and diverse landscapes; from the pristine beaches to ancient gorge country, and the world-famous horizontal waterfalls.