Our crew are looking forward to meeting you. Your charter bus will pick you up at around 9am & transport you to Gantheaume Point where our tender vessel, “Homer” will transfer you out to the Odyssey, the first of many trips in the tender.
After a safety briefing, an introduction and a light brunch you can settle into your new home for the next 4/5 days.
You may wish to stroll around the decks, enjoy the fresh sea air or just sit back and relax while observing the amazing colours of our northern coastal beaches drift by as we start our journey north.
Your 5 day cruise departs from Broome you will disembark at Cape Leveque and fly back to Broome. Your 4 day cruise begins with flight transfers to and from Cape Leveque.
After breakfast, today we'll take a short walk on Hanover Bay Beach to a Wandjina art site. Then over to Sheep Island to visit the final resting place of Mary Jane Pascoe, and hear the story of the short-lived failed settlement that was once there. A spot of fishing and with a fresh catch it will be time for dinner.
Relax, sit back and enjoy a satisfying breakfast & take in the scenery as we cruise through the magnificent Buccaneer Archipelago, consisting of more than 800 islands & with a tidal range of over 10m, Named by Philip Parker King in 1820 in memory of William Dampier, a supposed Buccaneer for the king of the time.
Today we cruise through to Crocodile Creek. Once there a short climb will take us to the top of the falls for a freshwater swim. A short cruise will take us to Talbot Bay for a thrill ride through the Horizontal Falls. Then its over Montgomery Reef and Turtle Gulley. Here you will see the reef rise out of the ocean on a falling tide
We are still within the many Islands of the Buccaneer Archipelago, we can explore Turtle Reef or some great art sites. After an early lunch, your seaplane will take you for a scenic flight over the Horizontal Falls and Kimberley Coast on your way back to Broome.
This morning we take a cruise in "Homer" through high cliffs and sandstone gorges to Butterfly Gorge for a freshwater swim. Then its off to Brecknock Harbour and Kuri Bay home of Paspaley Pearls remote support base in the Kimberley. Continue on to high Bluff for a beach walk. Enjoy another beautiful Kimberley sunset as we anchor overnight at Hanover Bay