Should Broome Airport be moved?? What is the opinion of the Broome Community with regards to the re-location of the Broome Airport? How long have we held to the tradition of planes flying over Sun Pictures and having a laugh at tourists ducking for cover as planes flew overhead? With the addition of an onshore …

What does everyone think of the new name for the Bungalow – “SKYLLA”? LA FREAK_PARTY ROCK CREW It does not get better than this!! Get ready to get wet!! From Vegas to Ibiza now to Broome!! Get your Grunt on at the Roey with LMAFO Tickets at the Roey reception $35 NOTORIOUS He played the …

30th September 2013 – Broome has seen an unprecedented number of Black Kites gliding the wind currents in recent months.  According to Rick Else from the Broome Bird Observatory, he estimated a flock of over 1300 black kites hovering over the Broome Tip. Black Kites are opportunistic hunters and are arguably the most numerous species …

Community owned solar project 10th September, 2013 Join this exciting, cutting edge solar project and help move the Broome Community towards energy independence. Venue: Notre Dame University Time: 7.30 – 9pm

<a href="http://www.broomeandthekimberley visit homepage.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/Boab-Canvas-Print.jpg” rel=”lightbox-0″>Saturday 14th September – 5pm to 8pm is the opening of an exhibition by local derby photographer, Mary Jane Foster. Exhibition opening hours 9am to 1pm, Monday – Friday, 16th – 22nd September 2013 10% of all sales donated to Kyle Andrews Foundation. Venue: Pearl Shed Framing Studio, 6 Gregory Street, …

Don’t miss out on the RUSSELL MORRIS – SHARKMOUTH TOUR Sunday 29th September at the Divers Tavern. Russell is currently enjoying huge success with his latest album Sharkmouth, a collection of tunes written about Australian historical characters. Sharkmouth has held the #1 position on the iTunes Blues Charts since its release in October 2012. It …

Saturday, 31st August – Dont miss out on this great event aboard the beautiful Karma IV with Broome’s own Pigram Quartet. Tickets available from Diverse Watersports, Shop 41 (next to Target at the Boulevard Shopping Centre) – $85. Tickets include return bus transfers and gourmet platters and snacks. Drinks are available for purchase from the …

Exhibition Opening 22nd August 6pm – 8pm Venue: Pearl Shed Framing, 6 Gregory St, LIA, Broome. (08) 91 936 119 Local Art by Simon Poole, Suzy French, Sophie Balchin, Josh Akerman, Nancy Kennedy, Karen Morgan, Chrissy Carter and Tom Montgomery. Music by Angus and Dan

09 Aug 2013- 11 Aug 2013 Corrugated Lines – Writer’s Festival ..  a festival of words. To be held at the Broome Public Library, Hamersley St, Broome WA 6725. Friday 9th August 4:45pm-6:30 pm The opening of Corrugated Lines 2013. Be welcomed by the traditional owners of Yawuru Country and be introduced to the authors, …

Impress your mates with these 27 interesting facts! By the way did you know .. ? Almonds are a member of the peach family. Mosquitoes prefer children to adults, blondes to brunettes. A spider’s silk is stronger than steel. The world’s youngest parents were 8 and 9 and lived in China in 1910. Nutmeg is …

Saturday 7th September – Playing at the Divers Tavern. Formed in 2005 just for the love of AC/DC, HELLS BELLS has performed more than 200 shows to nostalgic audiences who love nothing more than to let their hair down and raise their hands high in the air as they salute the greatest rock band ever …

According to the Broome Shire, more money has been going out than coming in, resulting in a potential 8 million dollar deficit. Much of the blame has been cast on the significant costs of “hundreds of man hours” preparing documents and reports relating to the James Price Point proposed Gas Hub which has been dropped. …

1. Decongest Your Chest The most common use of Vicks is to decongest your chest and throat area. When applied to the upper chest, it provides excellent relief of cough and congestion symptoms. 2. On Your Tootsies Applying Vicks to your feet provides night-time cough relief. Generously rub VapoRub all over your feet and cover …

Welcome to BASS IN THE BAY Broome’s first Electronic Dance Music Festival!Get Ready to Party! – On Saturday July 27th 2013 the Oasis Bar at the famous Roebuck Bay Hotel will be transformed into an electric playground for dance music lovers. With production jetting in from Sydney expect to see inflatable decor, laser lights, Co2 …

Kate Miller-Heidke performing at the Roebuck Hotel, Oasis Bar on Friday, 16th August, 2013 is set to be a memorable and entertaining performance.  Kate is a singer-songwriter from Brisbane and is one of Australia’s most revered and recognisable voices. Having toured across the Pacific and Atlantic—from Australia to Asia, the US and UK, stunned audiences …

Get ready for ICEHOUSE Sunday 2nd June – Cable Beach Ampitheatre. Legendary Australian 1980’s band Icehouse is set to perform under the stars at Cable Beach Amphitheatre, to celebrate the opening of the Broome Racing Carnival. Taking the stage after sunset, get ready to listen to favorites such as “Great Southern Land”, “We can get …

Pinstripe Band Pinstripe is a professional cover band, rocking out across the Kimberley with the latest hits from the Top 40 and Triple J. This six piece band, led by Scott Mackenzie, formed in 2012. The experience these guys and girls have is mind blowing: from professional corporate bands in Perth to supporting some of …

Sunday 23rd JuneUnder the biggest full moon of the year, the SUPERMOON, when a full moon coincides with the closest approach the Moon makes to the Earth on its elliptical orbit, which results in the largest apparent size of the moon’s disk as seen from Earth. Special guest is comedian and playwright DAN LEE, who …

The Circus is in Town Circus Royale All new show Circus Royale at Male Oval, Broome – Adults $25, children $15 Thursday June 6th .. 7.30pm Friday June 7th .. 7.30pm Saturday June 8th .. 4pm and 7.30pm Sunday 9th .. 10am Bookings: 0410 669 253 or www.circusroyale.com.au

If you consider yourself to be a bit of a road trip enthusiast, but haven’t yet taken a drive around the Kimberley region of Western Australia, we’ve got both good and bad news for you. The bad news is that you really can’t call yourself a motoring fan until you’ve explored what this breathtaking region …

Man stabbed in Broome 30th December, 2011 – Broome police and the Major Crime Squad have been knocking on doors asking the public whether they witnessed a man wearing only boxer shorts and a shirt walking the streets of Broome in the early hours of Christmas Day, after South Hedland man, Kristopher Dixon, 32, died …

Broome Weather Broome’s weather has often been described as having only two seasons, the Wet and the Dry but this is far from true. The indigenous people of this area perceive 6 distinct seasons characterised by changes in the environment. Mankala from December to March –  this is the rainy season, with magnificent sunsets and …

Broome Mango Festival 2012 November 21st – 25th … As the clouds build up and the mango trees droop with fruit, the fruit bats gorge themselves and residents get set to show off their best mango recipes and cocktails in a 5 day event, run by the Lions club of Broome.  Broome’s annual Mango Festival …

Broome Protestor, George Bishop locks Woodside out 2nd October 2012 – Broome and the Kimberley interviewed Tegan Mossop regarding the latest lock-on by George Bishop who is attached to a 10 metre pole outside the Woodside Building in Broome. “We are dealing with a company, Woodside, who is corrupt. Some members of the Broome community …

Chinatown Besides a favored shopping location, Chinatown has a long history that includes the pearl industry. Tour pearl showrooms and read the plaques along the way that tell the tale of the town’s early days. Town Beach This legendary location provides spectators with the view of the unusual phenomenon locals call the Staircase to the …

Broome Car Hire The Kimberley is vast, three times the size of England, some 423,517 square kilometres and parts of it truly inaccessible at certain times of the year. So if its exploring your after, a 4wd is an absolute necessity. For visiting the attractions in Broome a normal car is sufficient. Here is a …

If you’re keen to keen to keep your spending to a minimum, then you’ll be pleased to know that there are plenty of ways to enjoy Broome on a budget! Here are just a few tips on how to keep costs down, whilst still getting the most out of your time in Broome. Firstly, if …

The following are interviews I conducted with ordinary people doing extraordinary things for the No Gas Campaign. Many of these people have been vilified by the press, the Police and other community members as tree hugging “hippies”. In my eyes they are “hereos” and I think that history will find them as such too! Many …