11 days in Kimberley Region Itinerary

11 days in Kimberley Region Itinerary

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11 days in Kimberley Region Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly + Drive:  9 h 30 min
1
Dampier Peninsula
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h 45 min
2
Derby
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Broome
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  1 h 15 min
4
Kununurra
— 5 nights
Fly:  11 h
End: Sydney

1
night
Dampier Peninsula

Dampier Peninsula ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Cape Leveque.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Dampier Peninsula trip itinerary builder .

Sydney to Dampier Peninsula is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Sydney to Dampier Peninsula, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Derby.

Things to do in Dampier Peninsula

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Cape Leveque ©
Cape Leveque

1
night
Derby

Derby ©
Derby is a town in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Galvans Gorge, take in the exciting artwork at Mowanjum Art and Culture Centre, then don't miss a visit to Boab Prison Tree, and finally ponder the world of politics at Old Derby Goal.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Derby travel app .

You can drive from Dampier Peninsula to Derby in 7 hours. In June, daytime highs in Derby are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Broome.

Things to do in Derby

Nature Shopping Museums
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Boab Prison Tree ©
Boab Prison Tree
Mowanjum Art and Culture Centre ©
Mowanjum Art and Culture Centre

3
nights
Broome

Broome ©
A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.
SSJG Heritage Centre Broome and Broome Gallery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Roebuck Bay and Kayaking & Canoeing. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Reddell Beach, identify plant and animal life at Broome Bird Observatory, make a trip to Buddha Sanctuary, and view the masterpieces at Short St Gallery.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Broome trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Derby to Broome takes 2.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Broome can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Kununurra.

Things to do in Broome

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Reddell Beach ©
Reddell Beach
Broome Bird Observatory ©
Broome Bird Observatory
Fishing Charters & Tours

5
nights
Kununurra

Kununurra ©
A visit to Kununurra will give you a true sense of the pioneering Australia spirit and the nomadic life.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Hoochery Distillery and Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve. Get a sense of the local culture at Waringarri Aboriginal Arts and Historic Durack Homestead Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kununurra: Wyndham (The Grotto, Five Rivers Lookout, & more). There's still lots to do: see Off-Road Tours, get great views at Kelly's Knob Lookout, and stroll around Mitchell River National Park.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kununurra trip builder tool .

Traveling by flight from Broome to Kununurra takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Kununurra can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. On the 14th (Sun), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Kununurra

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Wyndham
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Hoochery Distillery ©
Hoochery Distillery
Off-Road Tours
Five Rivers Lookout ©
Five Rivers Lookout