Broome, Western Australia

Broome is an historical pearling town situated in the Kimberley region in Western Australia. It is developing as a tourist resort, popular with Australians, in the dry season (from May to September).

In the dry months the weather is ideal. It has sunny days with temperatures around 30C and balmy evenings and nights when the temperature falls to the low twenties.

The town is situated on the Indian Ocean and the main beach, Cable Beach, is a beautiful expanse of golden sand. The sunsets on Cable Beach are magnificent and can be enjoyed on the beach or from one of the restaurants on the esplanade.

Things to See and Do

* The beaches - Cable Beach and Town Beach
* Pearl Luggers
* Willie Creek Pearl Farm
* The Wharf
* Gantheaume Point

Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency – Australian Dollar (AUD$)
Language – English
Land Area – 2,645,615 km²
Population –14,436 wet season to 45,000 tourist season
Electricity – 2 angled pins and 1 flat pin centred below Australian style
Time – GMT plus eight hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 61

Port Location - The port is located at the southern tip of the Broome peninsula, just 10km from the town.

Transport Links – Qantas, AirNorth and Virgin Blue offer flights from Perth, Darwin and Kununurra.

Broome is also accessible by bus from Perth and Darwin.

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Cruises from Broome, Western Australia

Cruise Date Duration
Kimberley Quest II, Southern Cruise ex Broome to Hunter River 18/08/20 7 nts
Le Laperouse, Exploring the Kimberley ex Broome to Darwin 26/08/20 13 nts
Coral Adventurer, Kimberley Expedition ex Broome to Darwin 31/08/20 10 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Adventure Quest ex Broome to Cygnet Bay 01/09/20 9 nts
Coral Discoverer, Ningaloo & Bluewater Wonders ex Broome Return 07/09/20 12 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Adventure Quest ex Cygnet Bay Return 10/09/20 9 nts
Coral Discoverer, Kimberley Expedition ex Broome to Darwin 19/09/20 10 nts
Coral Adventurer, Kimberley Expedition ex Broome to Darwin 21/09/20 10 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Adventure Quest ex Cygnet Bay Return 21/09/20 9 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Iconic Kimberley ex Darwin to Broome 09/03/21 10 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Ultimate Cruise ex Broome to Wyndham 30/03/21 13 nts
Le Bellot, Australia's Iconic Kimberley ex Broome to Darwin 18/04/21 10 nts
Coral Discoverer, Kimberley Expedition ex Broome to Darwin 26/04/21 10 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Ultimate Cruise ex Broome to Wyndham 27/04/21 13 nts
Coral Adventurer, Kimberley Expedition ex Broome to Darwin 03/05/21 10 nts
Coral Geographer, Kimberley Expedition ex Broome to Darwin 10/05/21 10 nts
Coral Discoverer, Ningaloo & Bluewater Wonders ex Broome Return 17/05/21 10 nts
Coral Adventurer, Kimberley Expedition ex Broome to Darwin 24/05/21 10 nts
Coral Discoverer, Ningaloo & Bluewater Wonders ex Broome Return 28/05/21 10 nts
Coral Geographer, Kimberley Expedition ex Broome to Darwin 31/05/21 10 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Southern Cruise ex Broome to Hunter River 08/06/21 7 nts
Coral Adventurer, Kimberley Expedition ex Broome to Darwin 14/06/21 10 nts
Coral Geographer, Kimberley Expedition ex Broome to Darwin 21/06/21 10 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Southern Cruise ex Broome to Hunter River 22/06/21 7 nts
Silver Explorer, ex Broome to Darwin 24/06/21 10 nts
Coral Adventurer, Kimberley Expedition ex Broome to Darwin 05/07/21 10 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Southern Cruise ex Broome to Hunter River 06/07/21 7 nts
Coral Geographer, Kimberley Expedition ex Broome to Darwin 12/07/21 10 nts
Silver Explorer, ex Broome to Darwin 14/07/21 10 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Southern Cruise ex Broome to Hunter River 20/07/21 7 nts
Coral Adventurer, Kimberley Expedition ex Broome to Darwin 26/07/21 10 nts
Le Laperouse, Iconic Kimberley ex Broome to Darwin 30/07/21 10 nts
Coral Geographer, Kimberley Expedition ex Broome to Darwin 02/08/21 10 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Southern Cruise ex Broome to Hunter River 03/08/21 7 nts
Silver Explorer, ex Broome to Darwin 03/08/21 10 nts
Coral Adventurer, Kimberley Expedition ex Broome to Darwin 16/08/21 10 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Southern Cruise ex Broome to Hunter River 17/08/21 7 nts
Le Laperouse, Iconic Kimberley ex Broome to Darwin 19/08/21 10 nts
Silver Explorer, ex Broome to Cairns 23/08/21 18 nts
Le Bellot, Australia's Iconic Kimberley ex Broome to Darwin 28/08/21 10 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Adventure Quest ex Broome to Cygnet Bay 31/08/21 9 nts
Coral Adventurer, Kimberley Expedition ex Broome to Darwin 06/09/21 10 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Adventure Quest ex Cygnet Bay Return 09/09/21 9 nts
Le Bellot, Exploring the Kimberley ex Broome to Darwin 17/09/21 13 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Adventure Quest ex Cygnet Bay Return 20/09/21 9 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Adventure Quest ex Cygnet Bay Return 29/09/21 9 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Fishing Expedition ex Broome Return 14/10/21 6 nts
Kimberley Quest II, Fishing Expedition ex Broome Return 20/10/21 6 nts