Things to do in Broome
No matter how long you're in town, you'll never be short of things to do. Take the stress out of planning your own adventures and take advantage of great rates on excursion packages, or find your own way and take in the breath-taking sights and wonders. It might seem small, but this town is teeming with everything you need for a great holiday. Take your pick from a mouth-watering range of dishes with some of the finest restaurants and eateries in Western Australia. Hungering after real adventure? With epic stretches of white beaches, thousands of acres of bush and outback and some of the most stunning scenery on the continent, you've plenty to explore.
Whether it's breakfast, lunch or dinner, you've plenty of choice when it comes to eating out. Head to Azuki for traditional Japanese flavours infused with Western influences, or enjoy classic Mediterranean dishes and Italian classics at Cafe D'amore.
The town might be smaller than most, but you'll find no shortage of bars, pubs and nightclubs. Fancy a quiet drink? Savour a pint of your favourite tipple at one of many relaxed pubs, or treat yourself to something special at a cocktail bar, like a Cosmopolitan at 18 Degrees. Or sip on a chilled bottle of one of the local beers at Sunset Bar & Grill at Cable Beach. Expect a laid back atmosphere wherever you go, with relaxed dress codes, friendly bar staff and late opening hours.
Explore the Outback
Broome is the gateway to the greater Kimberly region. Once you've explored the town itself, it's time to venture further afield. Book an outback tour in town, grab your hiking shoes and discover the delights of the bush.
These coral reefs are located around 260 km west of the coast, but are a must for those who want to take in the awe-inspiring sights of the underwater kingdom. For those looking to get up close and personal, there's regular scuba diving excursions. If you're new to diving, why not consider snorkelling to get your started?
Get to Know the Local Wildlife
Get acquainted with the locals with a visit to the town's Bird Observatory, or see what lies off the coast with daily boat excursions. There's an amazing range of bird and animal species in the region, including crocodiles, emus, jabirus, snakes and wallabies.
Enjoy a Mini Cruise
Tired of simply gazing at the brilliant blue of the Kimberly coast? Why not get out and enjoy it up close with a chartered boat. A great way to see Western Australia from another angle, you'll find great rates on chartered excursions.
Cable Beach is known for its white sand, and a perfect place for you to come if you wish to truly relax.
The Dampier Peninsula is a place that you should visit if you enjoy fishing. With water almost so clear that you can see through it, you are sure to make a great catch!
Broome Bird Observatory
The Broome Bird Obsercatory is a popular spot for people that enjoy bird-watching. Broome definitely has a wide array of birds that you should check out.
- Cable Beach
- Roebuck Bay
- Broome Bird Observatory
- Dampier Peninsula
- Cape Leveque
- Horizontal Falls