Things to do in Broome
Enthralling Broome Self-Guided Audio Tour
A melting pot of ethnicities, Broome is a tropical delight and the gateway to the Kimberley, one of the great wildernesses of the world. Perfectly suited for discovery on foot, our self-guided audio tour allows you to set the pace and explore at your leisure as you uncover the stories of this amazing city. To discover this fascinating city in your own time and at your own pace just download this self-guided audio tour, pop in your headphones, open the map that comes with your download and start walking. This breathtaking audio guided tour of Broome, the Pearl of Australia, will take you through this multicultural town where you will see sights such as Johnny Chi Lane, William Dampier Chest and the fascinating Pearl Luggers Museum. The tour will take approximately two hours, but you can pause the audio guide when needed. Grab a bite to eat or do some shopping along the way. Please note that this tour is only available in English.
1.5-Hour Historical Pearl Luggers Tour in Broome
It is often said that Broome’s pearling industry is as rich in culture as it is in pearls. Come and experience a fascinating insight to Broome’s unique heritage at Pearl Luggers, in the heart of Broome’s ‘Chinatown’. Learn the perils of the deep and discover first hand what made the pearl divers life so hazardous and what drove so many to put their lives at risk. Was it the riches, the status or just the lure of the pearl? Through daily guided tours and enthralling stories learn of the impact pearling has had upon Northern Australia and why such a large number of nationalities were enticed, often by force, into our pearling industry. View two of the last surviving and perfectly restored pearling luggers, the vessel synonymous with Broome, surrounded by a reconstructed tidal jetty and an authentic pearlers store.
Broome Pre-sunset Camel Tour 30 minutes
This is a short taste of riding on a camel in a beautiful location. Very relaxing and peaceful. Get to know your camel personaly and have lots of wonderful photos taken for you on your camera/device for free.
Riding Camels at Cable Beach
Experience something a little bit special upon a camel as you tour with friends and family along stunning cable beach. PLEASE NOTE WE DO HAVE A WEIGHT RESTRICTION OF 90KGS PER SEAT.
Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park Tour Including Transportation
Enter another world through the jaws of a giant saltwater crocodile! Get up close and personal with over 2,500 crocodiles! Experience the feeding tour and the rogue Crocodile alley! Your Guided Tour showcases some of the largest crocodiles on display in Australia. A personal tour that includes holding baby crocodiles and pictures with the crocodile handlers should you wish! Learn all about these prehistoric animals who live in the Kimberley and just outside of Broome Western Australia. Enjoy our commentary all about Malcolm Douglas who created over 50 documentaries!
Broome Panoramic Town Tour - All the Extraordinary Sights and History of Broome
This tour is the perfect way to start your Broome adventure and enjoy the best of what Broome has to offer. Enjoy this personalised tour to learn about all the unique history, extraordinary stories and magnificent sights of Broome. See Cable Beach beauty and hear the history, Gantheaume Point and its stories, Indigenous painting, and Dinosaur footprints. Entrance Point and Broome Jetty. Town Beach, the WWII attack site of the flying boats, and stunning Staircase to the Moon lookout. Discover the unique Pearling history and diverse stories of Chinatown. See Broome’s oldest buildings and the world’s oldest operating open-air picture garden, Sun Pictures and iconic Japanese cemetery. This stunning tour is in air-conditioned comfort will give you the opportunity to delve into the diverse past that has created the Broome it is today. We'll share our favourite tips and places to enjoy on your Broome holiday.
Afternoon Broome Town Tour Including Cable Beach and Matso Beer Tasting
A great afternoon tour taking in the highlights of Broome, providing an insight into the heritage of this charming town and colorful alfresco lifestyle.
1 Hour Broome Sunset Camel Tour
Come and enjoy an unforgettable experience with Broome's most loved camels - the Camels in Blue! Experience the iconic Cable Beach in a unique and educational way. End your day with the perfect 1-hour sunset ride alongside Broome's most respected and experienced camel operator, with over 30 years experience. PLEASE NOTE- we have a 90 kilogram weight restriction per passenger.
Broome City Sightseeing Tour with Optional Camel Ride
See the highlights and history of Broome. Learn about the outback town’s unique heritage and current colourful alfresco lifestyle and relax with a glass of sparkling and a delightful Cable Beach sunset at the end of the day (with an optional Sunset Camel Ride). **Note that those on the Camel Ride may not get to Gantheaume Point if there is any delay on tour as the sunset (and camels) cannot wait.
Roebuck Bay Snubfin Dolphin Cruise
This tour takes you on cruise along the beautiful coastline of Gantheaume Point , Reddell Beach, Entrance Point and around Roebuck Bay. Look for wildlife such as Snubfin dolphins, turtles, sea snakes and shore birds, and learn about the biodiversity of fauna & flora in the area. This is a guided tour by our qualified Marine Biologist who will provide informative commentary throughout the tour and answer questions about the local fauna & flora. The eco tour includes historical sites and landmarks of Broome and finishes with a beautiful sunset over the water! The Eco Cruise includes appetisers, iced water, soft drinks and tea/coffee. Return transfers are provided from all Broome accommodation.
3 in 1 Tour: Matso’s Brewery, Broome Museum & Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park
Sit back and enjoy three premier locations on this guided tour. Our local Tour operators will take you on your afternoon adventure and delight! We will take you down history lane to Matso's Broome Brewery, Australia’s most remote Brewery. We'll try the iconic Matso’s Japanese Brewery's Ginger Beer and Mango Beer And, we'll definitely take the time to relax and or enjoy a light meal at this award-winning brewery and restaurant. Enjoy the sights of Roebuck Bay. Then we'll head to one of Australia's best regional museum's where kids and adults alike will find the most amazing and interesting information about Broome. A delight to visit, with three quaint buildings with dinosaurs, pearling, and Broome's history. We will finish at the Malcolm Douglas Crocodile Park. A leisurely walk in a natural environment. With over 2,500 Crocodiles you'll be entertained and learn all about these prehistoric reptiles, the last remaining Dinosaurs! The best place in Australia to see Crocodiles.
AOC Whale Watching from Broome
We welcome you aboard to enjoy an awe inspiring afternoon viewing the majestic Humpback whales as they migrate their way along the Kimberley coast. Our Marine Biologist will guide your tour, keeping you informed and up to date with all the fascinating facts. Take advantage of the fastest & most comfortable whale watching vessel in Broome to observe Humpback whales breaching, whale calves learning to swim, sea turtles, sea snakes and dolphins! Enjoy complimentary appetisers and refreshing drinks while relaxing on one of the daybeds. Listen to whale song through our hydrophone, and then top it off with one of Brome’s spectacular sunsets (sunset on 3pm-6pm tour). Children's whale activities included on board. Tours operate daily from late June to late September. Choose from an Afternoon Tour 1pm to 4pm or Sunset Tour 3pm to 6pm. Guaranteed whale sightings! Complimentary return transfers are provided from all Broome accommodation.
Snubfin Dolphin Eco Cruise from Broome
With Broome Whale Watching you can rest assured you are in safe and friendly hands. As Broome’s most experienced eco-cruise company, we offer you a wildlife experience that you will never forget. Cruise with a small group of guests onboard our spacious 50foot catamaran. With fantastic viewing areas and plenty of shade, ‘Orcaella’ gives you the perfect venue to spot wildlife: the rare Australian snubfin dolphins, dugongs, turtles, shorebirds, and playful bottlenose dolphins. Enjoy a morning of fun and discover why Sir David Attenborough's visited Roebuck Bay. Sip on a warm cuppa as our knowledgeable crew share Mother Nature with you. Courtesy bus transfers are available from all accommodation places in Broome. Self-drive to Entrance Point. Departure points vary. Boarding commences 20 minutes before departure. Toilet on board. Swimming in the boom net is available but subject to conditions and wildlife sightings.
3-Hour Broome Sunset Cruise
Fancy the warmth and beauty of a magnificent Broome sunset in a small group setting? Why not join us on a 3hour Broome sunset cruise? Cruise along the stunning coast or jump into our boom net for a swim to cool off (subject to conditions). On your return, soak up the stunning sunset of Broome and let Mother Nature create that perfect photo backdrop for you. Meet our friendly team as they treat you to delicious canapes on board ‘Orcaella’ our newly appointed 50foot catamaran. You are welcome to bring your drinks in a cooler bag and we will do the rest for you on board! We also have a licensed bar. STRICTLY no red wine, homemade drinks or spirits are permitted. Courtesy bus transfers are available from all accommodation places in Broome. Toilet on board. Departure points vary. For self-drive guests please contact us to confirm your meeting point. Boarding commences 20 minutes before departure.
Scenic and Prehistoric Boat Tour
Come out with us in our purpose built shallow landing vessel to explore 120 Million year old dinosaur footprints, secluded bays and meander up the creek inlets. Enjoy idyllic beach landings and take in the breath taking sites of the rugged Kimberley coastline and the contrasting colours of the bright red cliffs against the aqua waters of Roebuck Bay. Bird watchers will be in their element on this tour with White Breasted Sea Eagles, Brahminy Kites, Ospreys, Pelicans, Jabiru and the thousands of Wader Birds that call Roebuck Bay home. Be amazed by the marine life too! Turtles and dolphins, including the Snub Fin Dolphin, Manta rays, sharks and many more often seen on tour. This is the ultimate Eco Tour with the added bonus of Dinosaur footprints! Enjoy sparkling wine and gourmet platters whilst cruising up the Mangrove Eco System of Dampier Creek. This tour has something for everyone and is the perfect combination of adventure and relaxation.
Flavours of Broome - Iconic Broome Food and Drink Venue Small-Group Bus Tour
Slip into “Broome Time” and let us take care of the transport, while you spend the afternoon savouring the flavours of local brews at the most iconic venues in Broome. Plus and a Japanese inspired Signature Plate at the famous Matso's Broome Brewery. Our locally guided Broome bar-hopping tour includes; Signature plate, beer paddle, White Pearl Gin & Tonics, and oyster shots to sample! You’ll meet our local brewers & distillers and learn about their Broome-inspired drinks! While also discovering award-winning restaurants in Broome; you’ll be in pole position for and sunset cocktails overlooking Cable Beach. Now that’s living the dream. Duration: 4 hours (approx.) VENUES: Matso’s Broome Brewery, Moontide Distillery Sydney Cove Oyster Bar, Zanders Cable Beach. Includes all transport, local Broome commentary, and tasting samples.
Half-Day Pearling and Sailing Adventure in Broome
Broome's only pearling tour that's brought to you on the water, in town. Take a relaxing cruise on our catamaran as the knowledgable guides from Cygnet Bay deliver engaging content for you to take in as much as you'd like.
Half-Day Whale Watching Sunset Cruise from Broome
With Broome Whale Watching you can rest assured you are in safe and friendly hands. As Broome’s most experienced and eco-cruise company, we offer you a whale experience that you will never forget. Cruise with a group of guests onboard our spacious 50foot catamaran ‘Orcaella’. Witness the phenomenal migration of whales from various viewing areas. Broome, a hidden whale hotspot, is the highway for over 35,000 humpback whales. Fall in love with the giants of the ocean and discover why their existence is crucial to the survival of our planet. We bring you a wonderful opportunity to encounter marine life while you sip on that well-deserved glass of bubbles. Your adventure awaits you! Courtesy bus transfers are available from all accommodation places in Broome. Toilet on board. Licensed bar on board or bring your own (Red wine or spirits not permitted). Boarding commences 20 minutes before departure.
Dinosaur Adventure Tour
Come out with us and explore 120 Million year old dinosaur footprints, secluded bays and meander up the creek inlets. Enjoy idyllic beach landings and wildlife sightings followed by cocktails and a meal at our exclusive waterfront location.
Windjana Gorge and Tunnel Creek 4WD Tour from Broome
Visit two of the Kimberley region’s most popular attractions on a full-day trip by 4WD to Windjana Gorge and Tunnel Creek. Enjoy morning tea at the Fitzroy River, visit the historic Boab Prison Tree and look for fossils in the ancient oasis of Windjana Gorge. Your Kimberley excursion from Broome also includes a guided walk through the underground caves of Tunnel Creek, and perhaps the chance to cool off in a tranquil waterhole in a beautiful subterranean setting - subject to condition of waterhole.