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Welcome to Broome

Story: Welcome to Broome
Episode: 12
Presenter: Daniela Pola
Air Date: 8 August 2021

One of WA's tourism hotspots, the town of Broome has many great attractions. Daniela visits a few of them and ends her day the traditional Broome way!

  • Broome is a beach resort town in Western Australia’s Kimberley region.
  • Broome was originally founded as a pearling port in the late 1880’s and now boasts a multicultural population.
  • The Roebuck Bay Lookout was collaboratively designed to celebrate the rich Aboriginal history of the area.
  • The artwork here was created by the Traditional Owners in conjunction with Broome Senior Highschool.
  • Broome offers a variety of accommodation options ranging from caravan parks to luxury hotels.
  • Matso’s Broome Brewery, famous for its alcoholic Ginger Beer, is housed inside a heritage-listed building and is one of Australia’s most popular breweries.
  • Chinatown is the multicultural heart of Broome and offers a range of shopping, art and food experiences for locals and tourists.
  • A camel ride at sunset along Cable Beach has to be most the iconic image of Broome and the most sort after experience to be had whilst visiting.