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One of the last true wilderness areas on Earth.

A land of breathtaking contrasts covering billions of years in history and over one million square kilometres, this is a journey of discovery you will never forget. Be as indulgent or laidback as you wish as you explore this extraordinary outback.

Find adventure in the ancient gorges of Karijini National Park. Take a flight over the curious Bungle Bungle Range. Ride the world's only horizontal waterfalls. Tackle the legendary Gibb River Road, be awe-struck by some of the oldest artworks on Earth, witness the illusion of the Staircase to the Moon, or take in a Cable Beach sunset from the saddle of a camel.

Depending on how much time you have, you can choose to fly or drive north.


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Karijini National Park
Karijini National Park
Enter Mother Nature's own adventure world to climb, swim or gaze into the depths of its 100 metre chasms.

Broome
Broome
The pearling capital of Australia is also home to Cable Beach sunsets and the phenomenon of the Staircase to the Moon.

Cape Leveque
Cape Leveque
Take a spiritual journey to see this stunning coastal wilderness through the eyes of the Indigenous people.

Purnululu National Park
Purnululu National Park
Home to one of WA's most fascinating landmarks and the ultimate place for an outback adventure.

Cable Beach
Cable Beach
22 kilometres of sun-kissed white sand, turquoise water and spectacular Indian Ocean sunsets.

Kununurra
Kununurra
This relatively young outback town puts you at the heart of the East Kimberley action.

Bungle Bungles
Bungle Bungles
Take in the full spectacle of these curious beehive domes, located in the Purnululu National Park.

Fitzroy Crossing
Fitzroy Crossing
One of the oldest occupied locations in Australia, with 20 significant cultural sites, including the Mimbi Caves.

Horizontal Waterfalls
Horizontal Waterfalls
There are only two horizontal waterfalls on Earth - both of them located in Western Australia's North West.

Tom Price
Tom Price
This town sits on the doorstep of the awe-inspiring adventure playground - Karijini National Park.

Derby
Derby
The ideal destination for a coast to outback adventure in one of the last true wilderness areas on Earth.

Lake Argyle
Lake Argyle
Classed as an inland sea, cruise or fish the wildlife-rich waters of the largest manmade lake in the southern hemisphere.

Karratha
Karratha
The gateway to the Dampier Archipelago and the world's most prolific prehistoric rock art site.

Kimberley Aerial Highway
Kimberley Aerial Highway
The quickest route to beautiful, world-class wilderness, remote communities and legendary homesteads.

Wyndham
Wyndham
Home of the big croc and giant boab trees, this is also where the great Gibb River Road begins (or ends).

Gantheaume Point
Gantheaume Point
Walk in the footsteps of long-extinct dinosaurs, preserved in the reef rock of Gantheaume Point.

Newman
Newman
Right in the heart of the Pilbara, this is your gateway to the adventure playground of Karijini National Park.

Port Hedland
Port Hedland
Port Hedland sits at the heart of a region that's as rich in Indigenous culture as it is natural wonders.

Halls Creek
Halls Creek
Visit Halls Creek and peer into the second largest meteorite crater in the world - Wolfe Creek.

Chinatown
Chinatown
A dazzling blend of pearl showrooms, art galleries, east-meets-west restaurants and sidewalk cafes.

Indigenous Experiences
Indigenous Experiences
Join Indigenous tourism guides on journeys of discovery, revealing the secrets, sacred sites and traditions of one of the oldest surviving cultures on Earth.

Camping & Caravanning
Camping & Caravanning
On a caravaning and camping adventure in Western Australia, you can explore the largest and most diverse expanse of outback landscapes in Australia.

4WD Tracks & Adventures
4WD Tracks & Adventures
Test your mettle on some of the world’s most challenging four wheel drive (4WD) tracks, including the legendary Gibb River Road and Canning Stock Route.

Gorges, Caves & Rocks
Gorges, Caves & Rocks
Two billion years in the making, Western Australia’s outback is home to some of the world’s most magnificent gorges, caves and rock formations.

Homesteads, Stations & Farmstays
Homesteads, Stations & Farmstays
Head for the homesteads, outback stations and farmstays of Western Australia to experience the serenity and simple pleasures of country and outback life.

Luxury in Outback Australia
Luxury in Outback Australia
Luxury in outback Australia can be found on glamping adventures and Kimberley cruises, or by hopping from wilderness resorts and lodges to homesteads and stations.

Outback Animals
Outback Animals
From red kangaroos, to snakes and crocodiles, Australian outback animals thrive in the wide-open desert landscapes and deep gorges of Western Australia.

Top 10 Outback Adventures
Top 10 Outback Adventures
Find adventure in Australia’s largest expanse of outback, from Karijini National Park, to the Gibb River Road, El Questro and Home Valley Station.

Top 10 Natural Wonders
Top 10 Natural Wonders
Discover diverse and dramatic landscapes like no others on Earth, from Karijini National Park to World Heritage listed Ningaloo Reef and Shark Bay.

Itineraries
Itineraries
Check out some itineraries to help inspire and plan your holiday in Western Australia. Ranging from short to long stay, they cover a variety of destinations and experiences ensuring there’s something for everyone.

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