Cygnet Bay Pearls - Broome Boutique
Hours: Our Broome Showroom on Dampier Terrace is open Monday to Friday 9am-4pm, Saturday 9am-1pm.
Join Australia’s Oldest cultured pearling company as we take you on the journey of growing the famous “Broome Pearl”. Witness a pearl being harvested, learn about pearl grading and try the Pinctada maxima delicacy — pearl meat. On your visit view “The Australian” Pearl”, believed to be the worlds largest fine quality round pearl. Take a moment to read the 10 metre wall time line and discover Broome’s two pearling industries. Cygnet Bay Pearls are Australia’s pearling pioneers and operate Australia’s longest running pearl farm at Cygnet Bay, 200km’s north of Broome. This Broome based experience in Dampier Terrace caters for those that may be short on time or unable to make it out to our farm.
Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm celebrated 70 years in the pearling industry in 2016. At the forefront of cultured pearling Cygnet Bay were the first non Japanese people in the world to successfully culture pearls and the first Australians to do so. The only local operational South Sea Pearl open to the public they offer farm tours, accommodation and sea safari adventures. With the farm being 200 km’s north on the Dampier Peninsula, their showroom and exhibition space in Dampier terrace showcases their pearl jewellery and runs Free pearl appreciation sessions at 1:30, a brilliant 10 meter wall Broome history timeline and a continuously running pearling education video.
As Australia’s oldest cultured Pearling company immerse yourself in genuine history and deal with Australia’s Pearling pioneers on your Broome pearl journey.
Live Pearl Harvest (Broome)Pearl Meat Tasting included!
This tour gives visitors an insight into the fascinating history of pearling in Cygnet Bay and how we cultivate some of the most sought-after and beautiful pearls in the world. Come and be enlightened on the rich multicultural aspect of the pearling history and experience a live pearl harvest and pearl meat tasting!
Duration: 1 hour
- History of the Australian Pearl
- Live pearl harvest
- Pearl virtues and grading
- Pearl meat tasting
$30 per adult. $25 Concession., Child $15
*Pricing may change for 2024 bookings.
Times and dates vary during low season. Location: Cygnet Bay Pearl Boutique, 23 Dampier Terrace, Chinatown, Broome
*Please arrive 10 minutes prior to tour start.*