Friday, December 26, 2008
Roebuck Bay in the summer provides a theatre for the amazing sunset skies and spectacular lightening shows. 2 swimming pools, bar and restaurant facilities on site and cafes close by. Includes complimentary airport transfers.
Stay 4 nights/Pay 3 nights - Executive Room - $615.00. Valid: 1/1/09-31/3/09.
Stay 5 nights/Pay 4 nights; Stay 7 nights/Pay 5 night packages also available. (Max 2 free nights).
For more information contact Best Of The Kimberley Freecall 1800 450 850.
Friday, December 19, 2008
The free-form swimming pool is the perfect place to relax on comfortable sun-lounges while the family play in the separate children's paddling pool and play area. A perfect family get-away!!!
Stay 5/Pay 4 - 1 Bedroom Apartment - $840.00. Valid 1/11/08-31/3/09 (excludes 20/12/08 ro 4/1/09).
For more information contact Best Of The Kimberley on Freecall 1800 450 840.
Friday, December 12, 2008
There is no better way than to 'chill out' over the summer than to laze around the cool pools at the Cable Beach Club Resort.
Cable Beach Club Resort's Stay 5/Pay 4 special summer package also available.
To plan your summer escape, call 1800 450 850 or visit the Best of the Kimberley for more information.
*excludes 20 Dec 08 to 4 Jan 09 & 1-27 Feb 09
Friday, December 5, 2008
The cruise itinerary includes touring the McClaren Vale's best wineries, visit Kangaroo Island, seeing great white sharks, explore beautiful Coffin Bay, going to a 'tuna rodeo' and fishing at Pearson and Franklin Islands.
Experience 8 nights from just $3,748 per person, twin share, with all activities, fine dining plus return airfare from Ceduna to Adelaide at the conclusion of the cruise.
Cruise departs Adelaide on 10 January 2009. Contact Best Of The Kimberley on 1800 450 850 for availability or cruise itinerary.
Thursday, November 27, 2008
The 2009 Kimberley Moon Experience concert will be held on Saturday 9 May 2009. Next year's concert will feature the legendary Aussie band, the Hoodoo Gurus.
The Gurus are the epitome of the walking jukebox, with a back catalogue of classic singles and albums including What's My Scene, I Want You Back and Good Times.
For 2009, Best Of The Kimberley has again created a special package that includes the Kimberley Moon Experience concert, return airfares from Perth, 4 nights accommodation, full day "Kimberley Panoramic" scenic flight that takes in the superb Mitchell Falls, Berkeley River Gorge, King George Falls, Kalumburu Aboriginal community and lunch at Drysdale River Station... and more!
If you don't want to waste a minute of time in the East Kimberley, there are a range of optional extra tours also available. For more details of this popular package, contact Best Of The Kimberley on freecall 1800 450 850.
Don't wait - this package sells out quickly!
Tuesday, September 9, 2008
Tuesday, September 2, 2008
The accommodation is more akin to some of the safari camps in Africa. There are 9 safari style bungalows, each with ensuite, built amongst the pandanus vegetation and offering spectacular views across the wetlands. The bungalows have no TVs, videos, mini-bars, telephone or internet access. The style of experience is utterly exclusive, rustically chic and totally in tune with the surrounding countryside. Truly a place to escape the day to day hassles of modern living!!!
For more information or to book your retreat at Bamurru Plains, contact Best Of The Kimberley on Freecall 1800 450 850 or visit the best of the Kimberley Website http://www.kimberleytravel.com.au
Tuesday, August 26, 2008
September-November is a wonderful time to see the spectacular array of wildflowers, birds and mammals. There are approximately 40 endemic floral species found on KI.
Kangaroo Island produces high-quality dairy products, pure honey, fine seafood, marron, olive oil and premium wines.
Getting there is easy! Self-drive from Adelaide takes about 2 hours, then take your vehicle on the 45 minute ferry crossing from Cape Jervis, or fly from Adelaide Airport directly to Kingscote, then hire a vehicle or join a guided tour.
Kangaroo Island offers a range of accommodation styles to suit your requirements and budget. Self-drive package of 1 night's twin share hotel accommodation, return ferry transfers for own vehicle and 2 passengers from $249 per person.
Discover why Kangaroo Island is on the 'must do' list of Australia's international visitors. Contact Best Of Kangaroo Island about a self-drive itinerary or range of guided tours.
Tuesday, August 19, 2008
2. The estimated resident population of the Kimberley in 2006 was just over 33,000. That 1 person for every 12.77 sq kms!!
3. In Devonian times (375-350 million years ago) a large part of the Kimberley was covered by a warm shallow sea with fringing coral reefs.
4. There are currently 8 National Parks, 1 Conservation Park and 1 Marine Park in the Kimberley to explore!
5. Wolfe Creek meteorite crater in the East Kimberley is the second largest crater in the world. The crater is 880 metres across and almost circular.
There is so much to explore in the Kimberley. Contact Best Of The Kimberley to arrange your personalised Kimberley discovery adventure!
Monday, August 11, 2008
There is no better way to experience this beautful scenery that with the freedom of the wind in your hair as you fly along with the doors off your helicopter (or on!).
Gaze upon the changing colours of the sun and search for marine life before landing on your own private beach. Explore, swim or soak up the peace and quiet while you enjoy a 5-star hors d'ouvres hamper as the sun sets. (BYO wine).
Perfect romantic finale to your holiday or honeymoon. $495 per person. Includes hotel transfers & hamper. Contact Best Of The Kimberley for details of a range of helicopter flights or to book your helicopter adventure.
Monday, August 4, 2008
Swim in remote, crystal clear rock pools under delightful waterfalls.
Collect succulent oysters, search for giant mudcrabs and fish for barramundi...all prepared for you by experienced chefs. Not only will you visit historic sites of early explorations but also the mysterious Bradshaw (Gwion) Art and ancient rock paintings.
The Kimberley coastline is full of surprises - from breathtaking coastal scenery, massive tidal movements, amazing marine life, magical sunrises and sunsets, star-filled night skies, flora and fauna.
There will be a cruise vessel and itinerary to suit you. Contact Best Of The Kimberleyto discuss your Kimberley cruising dreams.
Monday, July 28, 2008
From cruising the Kimberley coast, diving at Ningaloo Reef or exploring the rugged coastline from an exclusive bush retreat at Faraway Bay, the choices offer both the spectacle of the rugged landscape in the region as well as all the special comforts you need on a honeymoon to ensure that it is an exceptional experience.
We can also cater for those who prefer less adventure and desire a truly relaxed honeymoon; luxuriating by a resort pool, where sipping cocktails and a sunset walk along magnificent Cable Beach is as intrepid as you get!
All of our packages can be tailored to suit your special requirements, and of course and not only available to honeymooners!
SHARE AN ADVENTURE LIKE NO OTHER. Freecall 1800 450 850 (Australia only) or visit Best of the Kimberley
Monday, July 21, 2008
The tour allows visitors to gain a unique insight into the history of the station and community life, visit exclusive rock-art sites, enjoy the granduer of the landscape, try traditional bush foods and medicines, as well as sharing in the stories told by traditional owners of the country and learn about local geology, land use, and history.
This tour takes you to places that are not open to the general public. There is an overnight tour also available where you can settle down to sleep in your swag in a ten thousand star hotel!
ant more information? Freecall 1800 450 850 (Australia only) or visit Best of the Kimberley.
Friday, July 18, 2008
Tuesday, July 15, 2008
A fly/drive tour from Kununurra is available all year round to this fascinating site. No dawn departures - your guided tour departs mid morning followed by a tasty buffet lunch at the mine Village before your tour of the mine and plant.
After your 3-4 hr ground tour you will reboard your flight and continue onto the Bungle Bungle Range for a 20 minute flyover before returning to Kununurra over the majestic Lake Argyle, Carr Boyd Ranges and views of Lake Kununurra.
You will receive a diamond gift when you book this tour. Add this one to your itinerary too? Freecall 1800 450 850 or visit Best of the Kimberley
Friday, July 11, 2008
Package includes 5 nights accommodation at the Mangrove Hotel in Broome, 2 days/1 night Kimberley Gorges camping tour and Geikie Gorge Cruise, 1.5hr Harley Trike tour of Broome, half day Willie Creek Pearl Farm tour and sunset Pearl Lugger cruise. PLUS FREE 1 hour historic tour of the Pearl Luggers and 2 movie tickets to Sun Pictures. From $1299 per person. Contact Best Of The Kimberley on freecall 1800 450 850 for details (or visit the Best of the Kimberley website) and departure dates in August, September & October 2008.
Tuesday, July 8, 2008
Here you are surrounded by one million acres of spectacular scenery and awe-inspiring landscapes. Located only 110kms by road from Kununurra, El Questro offers a diverse range of activities, dining options and accommodation amidst the rugged Cockburn Ranges.
Accommodation styles range from the exclusive El Questro Homestead, station township bungalow or the tented cabins at Emma Gorge. Adding a few days to explore or just relax in the thermal Zebedee Springs, El Questro is a must for any Kimberley itinerary!
El Questro operates from April to October each year.
Whether you self-drive in your own vehicle, hire vehicle or via transfers, we can add El Questro to your personalised itinerary.
Fore more information: Freecall 1800 450 850 within Australia or visit our website Best of the Kimberley
Tuesday, July 1, 2008
A land of ancient rivers and gorges, of ragged ranges that stretch on and on and on, then disappear into a limitless horizon.
A region of roaring wet season rivers, exploding over cliff faces and chasms, creating spectacular waterfalls that cascade into deep cool waterholes.
A place to maybe catch that barramundi, watch a couple of Brolgas waltzing together in the early evening light, or sneak a glimpse of a big old “croc” sunning himself on the river bank.
A destination called “Purnululu”; a world heritage listed National Park, where you can walk among the 360 million year old “beehive” domes of the Bungle Bungle Range.
A destination where you can take a birds eye view of the waterways of the mighty Ord River. Look in awe over the expanse of Lake Argyle, Australia’s largest man-made lake, and a true testament to the engineering feats of a developing Kimberley back in the 60’s and 70’s.
A place to shop for that exclusive diamond.
A destination for the family.
A place where you can canoe, swim, boat, water-ski, or just laze about and let the world float by.
A great spot to just sit on a rock and watch a truly spectacular Kimberley sunset unfold, then fade away right before your eyes.
The team at Best Of The Kimberley can tailor your Kununurra holiday to be as adventurous or relaxed as you want. View Best of the Kimberley for more details.
Wednesday, June 25, 2008
This occurs in Broome during the months of March to October each year. Best Of The Kimberley has created a 5 day/4 night package for March, April, May & October 2008 to coincide with the 'staircase' dates, including accommodation at The Mangrove Resort Hotel, which is one of the best vantage points in Broome to view this event.
Call our freecall number 1800 450 850 or visit Best of the Kimberley for more details.
Wednesday, June 18, 2008
Situated in a historic Chinatown store, Kimberley Bookshop offers a large array of book titles and a comprehensive range covering the Kimberley and Broome's contemporary life and fascinating and colourful history.
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Wednesday, June 11, 2008
Featuring cool polished floors, graced by cattle hides, artwork by prominent indigenous and regional artists, an abundance of natural light and wide verandahs, the mix of colours and textures in all rooms creates a calm and restful atmosphere. The hotel features an Irish Bar and Bistro, Sports Bar and A La Carte restaurant.
Facilities also include a swimming pool, guest laundry, complimentary parking and luggage storage. Complimentary airport transfers.
Contact Best of the Kimberley for rates and bookings.
Wednesday, June 4, 2008
This very personal guided tour traverses the rugged Gibb River Road in the comfort of a luxury 4WD vehicle. Accompanied by your experienced and friendly guide, explore the wonders and beauty of Windjana Gorge, Tunnel Creek, Bell Gorge, Charnley River Station, Mornington Wilderness Park, Mt Elizabeth Station, Manning, Adcock & Galvans Gorges, El Questro Station, Kununurra, Bungle Bungles and Geikie Gorge cruise. End your tour with sunset drinks on Cable Beach.
Includes:Bx12, Lx13, Dx12 (incl 3 cafe evening meals), M/A teas, camping gear, entry fees, Geikie Gorge cruise. BYO beer and wine. Exclusive, reduced price of $4000 per person. (Normally $5250 per person). If you want to get away from it all contact Best Of The Kimberley on 1800 450 850 for details....be quick, these seats won't last long.
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Wednesday, May 28, 2008
Best of The Kimberley has created a special 8 day/7 night package, commencing in Adelaide, that includes 2 nights in Adelaide, half day tour of Adelaide Hills and historic Hahndorf, 3 days/2 nights aboard the Ghan (Gold Kangaroo Class), 2 nights in Darwin, full day Kakadu National Park tour and sunset dinner cruise on Darwin Harbour.
This package can be extended with extra days in Darwin, add on the Kimberley or add a few days beforehand and visit stunning Kangaroo Island, South Australia.
Call us on freecall 1800 450 850 or visit Best of the Kimberley for more information.
Wednesday, May 21, 2008
The submarine cable was finished in 1889 and with it came "Cable House". By 1912 the cable had been transferred to Cottesloe (WA) and Cable House became the Broome Courthouse in 1921 and is still a functioning Courthouse to this day, and the site of the well known Saturday Courhouse Markets.
(Source: "The History of the Street Names of Broome" by Carol Shaw).
Thinkin of visiting Cable Beach? Contact Best of the Kimberley for some great travel deals.
Thursday, May 15, 2008
Situated close to ‘Chinatown’ and a short walk to many tourist attractions, restaurants, pubs and galleries guests can experience the unique ambiance of Broome on their doorstep. Includes delicious gourmet breakfast served in the tropical outdoor living and pool area.
The tropical-pavilion style design of BroomeTown comprises of three spacious suites in a guest wing separate from the main house. Guests have their own private entry and spaces with the advantage of a host living on-site. The open-air guest lounge, pool, kitchenette and BBQ area is perfect for relaxing and enjoying the Broome lifestyle.
For more information contact Best Of The Kimberley freecall 1800 450 850 or visit Best of the Kimberley
Wednesday, May 14, 2008
Discover some of the best gorges and waterfalls in the Kimberley and enjoy activities such as swimming, bushwalking, canoing, fishing or just relax and soak up the magic of this remote location.
3 days/2 nights. Minimum 2/maximum of 6 passengers. $1050 per person. (Drive in/fly out option also available).
Contact Best Of The Kimberley on freecall 1800 450 850 for more information and available dates or visit Best of the Kimberley.
Tuesday, May 13, 2008
Spend time with the Tiwi ladies and guides enjoying billy tea and damper. Witness traditional totem dances and a smoking ceremony. Visit a local waterhold fo a swim and visit a Tiwi burial site and learn about some of the complex rituals associated with the Pukamani poles (Burial poles).
Full day tour operates Monday-Friday, March to November.
For more information contact Best Of The Kimberley Freecall 1800 450 850 or visit Best of the Kimberley.
Monday, May 12, 2008
Designed to deliver new heights in comfort, space and style, the contemporary Platinum Service is without peer. Introducing new spacious private cabins, a full ensuite and levels of service that will leave you feeling pampered, relaxed and special.
Cabins offer a unique blend of classic style with modern comfort and amenities presented in a distinctly Australian character. The magnificent panoramic windows provide sweeping views of the ever-changing world outside.
Available for Adelaide to Darwin departures from 10 September 2008, the world class Platinum Service will be exclusive with a total of 25 cabins in 5 carriages and will be available once a week on The Ghan from Adelaide to Darwin (Wednesdays) and Darwin to Adelaide (Saturdays). Best Of The Kimberley can create an exciting itinerary for you that includes one of the world's most famous train journeys!
Freecall 1800 450 850 or visit Best of the Kimberley.
Sunday, May 11, 2008
The Pearle has premium hotel, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom villa accommodation. Each pavilion retreat offers spacious open-plan design with indoor and outdoor living, designer kitchens, air-conditioning, outdoor decks with BBQs and a private plunge pool.
For more information contact Best Of The Kimberley on freecall 1800 450 850 or visit Best of the Kimberley