Broome is a town at the top of Western Australia that has a long history as a popular tourism destination. located some 2200 kilometres away from Perth and 1900 kilometres away from Darwin, the two closest capital cities, Broome is located in a very distant corner of the Australian landscape. Visitors to Broome should have no trouble securing a rental car from big car agencies such as: Avis, Europcar, Hertz, Thrifty and Budget. We can assist in locating the best car for you online before your stay.
Situated on Australia’s west coast, you can enjoy a dip in the beautiful beaches facing the Indian Ocean. Popular beaches to visit include: Cable Beach, where people like to take in the sunset, as well as Reddell Beach and Town Beach.
What Else is There to Do?
You can catch a flick at the quirky Sun Pictures, an outdoor cinema with a difference. Or you could drive your hire car over to the Malcolm Douglas Broome Crocodile farm and check out some of the local wildlife on display.
Keep driving to find yourself at the picturesque Gantheaume Point, with its red cliffs and aquamarine waters. Find yourself riding a camel along the beach or maybe discovering the towns pearl farming history, which includes the graves of over 900 Japanese pearl farmers who came to Broome in search of the Australian Dream. Broome has a such a rich cultural history that you’ll want to stay for longer.
If you have the spare time, why not take the rental car out to the town of Derby. There’s also some fantastic National parks within driving distance, such as Tunnel Creek, Geikie gorge and Windjana Gorge. You’ll never be short of awe-inspiring natural beauty to traverse during your stay in Broome. So get a car hire and get out there.