Tag Archives: Broome

Days 98-100 – Broome for the third time

6th-8th September, 2016. Well here we were again, back in Broome for the third time! We honestly thought when we left last time that we would not return again but it was 10,000kms of travel since our last vehicle service … Continue reading

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Day 31 – Odyssey Expeditions Kimberley Cruise Day 9

1st July, 2016. It’s with mixed feelings that we greet the day. On the one hand, our last day aboard Odyssey but on the other hand an exciting day ahead with a helicopter flight over Mitchell Falls landing at Mitchell … Continue reading

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Day 22 – Broome

22nd June, 2016. The day before the start of our Kimberley Cruise saw us up and about packing up the van prior to moving it to a storage site at Broome’s Gateway for the duration of our 9 day cruise. … Continue reading

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Roebuck Bay foreshore

Last year when we were in Broome, we drove out to the bird observatory on Roebuck Bay. It is a 15km drive along a dirt road to the observatory. On the way back we stopped somewhere along the track to … Continue reading

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Days 13 – 21 – Broome

13th – 21st June, 2016. It was an easy drive from Ellendale Rest Area to Broome’s Gateway, the caravan park where we plan to stay for the duration of our visit to Broome this year. We stayed here for two … Continue reading

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Broome – Town Beach

22nd and 25th June, 3rd July, 2015. We had read about Town Beach in a few brochures so we decided to have a look at it on our first Monday in Broome. The Pioneer Cemetery located in the park was … Continue reading

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Broome – Cable Beach and Gantheaume Point

21st June, 2015 On our first drive into Broome, we decided to have a look at Cable Beach to see if it lived up to its fame. It certainly is a beautiful stretch of coastline but has a very commercial … Continue reading

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Red Dirt Photographic Tours

29th June 2015 Red Dirt Photography offers small group tours in a 4×6 LandCruiser that not only show off some of the beautiful scenery around Broome, but also help improve the photography skills of the participants. I managed to get … Continue reading

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Broome – Roebuck Bay – early morning

25th June 2015 After our day trip which ended on Roebuck Bay near the Broome Bird Observatory, I wanted to go back and see what birds I could find in the early morning. So the following day I left Broome’s … Continue reading

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Daytrip from Broome

24th June, 2015 We decided to take a day trip to check out a few camping areas on the western side of the Dampier Peninsula with a view to perhaps camping there for a few days. The road was okay … Continue reading

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Broome – Chinatown

26th June, 2015 One of the reasons for our extended stay in Broome was the need to have the Landcruiser serviced before we tackle the Gibb River Road. We had no trouble getting a booking at Broome Toyota and duly … Continue reading

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To Broomes Gateway

19th June, 2015 After leaving Cape Keraudren, we fuelled up at Sandfire Roadhouse and headed to the Stanley Rest Area on the highway. We arrived at lunchtime and there were already quite a number of campers there, many of them … Continue reading

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