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Broome's Sun Pictures cinema

  • Posted by on 1 May 2015

Going to the movies at Broome's Sun Pictures has been a regular outing for residents and visitors since 1916!  This fascinating part of Broome's history is well worth the visit and to step back into time.  Below is the history of the world's oldest operating picture gardens.

Cane Toads

  • Posted by on 30 April 2015

Cane toads were introduced to Queensland in 1935 and are now major environmental pests in Western Australia, significantly impacting on our biodiversity and ecosystems.

Be Crocwise

  • Posted by on 23 April 2015

With many people embarking on self drive journeys through the Kimberley and Top End, being aware of some of the natural dangers can make your travels safe and more enjoyable.  The WA Department of Parks and Wildlife have prepared some simple Crocwise information and tips for your waterway safety.

10 Things to do in Broome on a Budget

  • Posted by on 22 April 2015

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.

5 Things You May Not Know About Kununurra

  • Posted by on 30 March 2015

Sunset over Lake Kununurra on a day tour
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.

The 5 Best FREE Aussie Travel Apps for iOS and Android in 2015

  • Posted by on 24 February 2015

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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Are you planning your Kimberley travels for 2015?

  • Posted by on 4 February 2015

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.

Elope and escape the big wedding hassles!

  • Posted by on 28 January 2015

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!

Broome Race Round 2015 Season - Special Packages now available

  • Posted by on 23 January 2015

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.

5 Easy Photography Tips to Capture your Holiday Moments

  • Posted by on 19 January 2015

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.