8 days in Broome & The North West Itinerary

8 days in Broome & The North West Itinerary

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8 days in Broome & The North West Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  10​h
1
Carnarvon
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Coral Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Karratha
— 1 night
Fly:  10​h 45​min
4
Kununurra
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h
End: Sydney

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Carnarvon

Carnarvon ©
Carnarvon is a coastal town situated approximately 900km north of Perth, Western Australia. To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Carnarvon route tool .

Sydney to Carnarvon is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Carnarvon is minus 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in May: highs in Carnarvon hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Coral Bay.

Things to do in Carnarvon

Parks Outdoors Museums
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Carnarvon Yacht Club - Marina ©
Carnarvon Yacht Club - Marina
The Fascine ©
The Fascine
Carnarvon Space and Technology Museum ©

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Coral Bay

Coral Bay ©
Coral Bay is a small town on the coast of Western Australia, north of Perth. On the 17th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at The Coral Bay Shark Nursery, then identify plant and animal life at Ningaloo Marine Park, and then head outdoors with Aqua Rush.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Coral Bay trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by car from Carnarvon to Coral Bay takes 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Karratha.

Things to do in Coral Bay

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Ningaloo Marine Park ©
Ningaloo Marine Park
Aqua Rush ©
Aqua Rush

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Karratha

Karratha ©
Karratha is a city in the Pilbara region of Western Australia, adjoining the port of Dampier. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): mingle with the ghosts of the past at Cossack Heritage Trail, get lost in a book at Karratha Public Library, grab your bike and head to Yaburara Heritage Trail, then don't miss a visit to Deep Gorge, and finally get great views at Staircase To The Moon.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Karratha day trip planner.

Drive from Coral Bay to Karratha in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Kununurra.

Things to do in Karratha

Parks Outdoors Trails

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Deep Gorge
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Yaburara Heritage Trail ©
Yaburara Heritage Trail
Karratha Public Library ©
Karratha Public Library
Deep Gorge ©
Deep Gorge

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nights
Kununurra

Kununurra ©
A visit to Kununurra will give you a true sense of the pioneering Australia spirit and the nomadic life.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Mitchell River National Park and Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve. Step out of the city life by going to Molly Springs and Kangaroo Haven. Next up on the itinerary: take some stellar pictures from Kelly's Knob Lookout, contemplate the waterfront views at Ord River, view the masterpieces at Artlandish Aboriginal Art Gallery, and get engrossed in the history at Kununurra Museum.

To see maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Kununurra trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Karratha to Kununurra. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in May, and nighttime lows around 20°C. You'll set off for home on the 22nd (Wed).

Things to do in Kununurra

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve ©
Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve
Molly Springs ©
Molly Springs
Kangaroo Haven ©
Kangaroo Haven
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