Cape Leveque road is now sealed!


Whether you hire a 4x4, put your own to the test or go on a guided tour, a trip up the Dampier Peninsula or Broome's fantastic northern beaches such as James Price Point is an unforgettable experience. Turn off at Manari Road to visit Willie Creek Pearl Farm, or continue on to Beagle Bay. North of Beagle Bay, turn onto the Middle Lagoon Road to venture to Pender Bay. Lombadina community is also along the way to Kooljaman at Cape Leveque.

The turnoff to Cape Leveque road is located approximately 20 kilometres from Broome, on the Broome Road.

The newly sealed Broome-Cape Leveque Road has improved access through the Dampier Peninsula to Aboriginal communities, pastoral stations, pearling industries and tourist destinations. High clearance, 4x4 vehicles are still needed if you plan to access many of the locations, as the access roads into locations off the road are unsealed. Read this information from the Road Safety Commission to stay safe in the Dampier Peninsula.

Update: We would also like to advise that Restricted Travel in Remote Aboriginal Communities in the Kimberley are in effect due to Covid-19 restrictions. Please read more about what is and isn't open here.

If you are unsure, please pop into the Broome Visitor Centre before you venture into these areas.

Plan Ahead


For more information on the Dampier Peninsula and your Ardi experience get in touch with the Broome Visitor Centre on 08 9195 2200 or explore the tour and accommodation options below.

The Dampier Peninsula is a unique area of outstanding beauty, rich in history and culture and wilderness.

Did you know?

Over 30 per cent of all Australia’s islands are in the West Kimberley Coast. A dense chain runs from the tip of the Dampier Peninsula, starting with the Buccaneer Archipelago which is locally known as the “Thousand Island Archipelago”.

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Ardyaloon Trochus Hatchery & Aquaculture Centre

Ardyaloon Trochus Hatchery & Aquaculture Centre

One Arm Point Communitiy Dampier Peninsula WA

The Ardyaloon Hatchery was established to address the declining stocks of the Trochus niloticus shell and seek to create a commercially sustainable industry harvesting the shell.The hatchery has been successful in restocking juvenile trochus to…

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Natures Hideaway Middle Lagoon

Natures Hideaway Middle Lagoon

Dampier Peninsula off Cape Leveque Road

Natures Hideaway at Middle Lagoon is a low impact coastal camp offering stunning views over two beautiful beaches. It is conveniently located on the Dampier Peninsula, just two and a half hours drive north of Broome. Surrounded by beautiful beaches…

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Lombadina Aboriginal Corporation

Lombadina Aboriginal Corporation

Lombadina Aboriginal Community

Lombadina is an Aboriginal owned and operated community that offers accommodation (no camping) and tours which allows visitors to share lifestyle and country. Lombadina tours include kayaking, mud crabbing, fishing, scenic tours and 4WD tours. All…

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Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm & Accommodation

Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm & Accommodation

Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm

Eight en suite safari style tents are nestled in remnant rainforest or set with views across the mangroves to the bay. Three self-contained rustic Pearlers Shacks, and a small number of basic mini-safari tents and private caravan- & camp-sites…

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In Style Adventures

In Style Adventures

9 Leichhardt Place Broome WA 6725

The Specialists in Private Luxury Guided 4WD Tours exploring Broome, the Kimberley, Pilbara & Ningaloo.Our regular scheduled 4WD Luxury Tours include:Half Day Best of Broome TourOne Day Willie Creek & Northern Beaches TourOne Day Cape…

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ADAMS Pinnacle Tours

ADAMS Pinnacle Tours

Shop 1 Old Port Barrack Street Jetty Perth

Australian Pinnacle Tours is proudly regarded as Western Australias leading tour operator. With almost 30 years operating tours throughout Western Australia, we simply know the best things to see and the best way to do it. You'll be pleased to know…

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Kooljaman at Cape Leveque - Accommodation

Kooljaman at Cape Leveque - Accommodation

Cape Leveque

Kooljaman at Cape Leveque offers the opportunity to explore and enjoy a remote wilderness environment 220km north of Broome, in an area of unrivalled physical beauty and uniqueness. With two outstanding beaches to choose from all our accommodations…

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GUMBANAN Wilderness Retreat - ACCOM

GUMBANAN Wilderness Retreat - ACCOM

OneArm Point Gumbanan

Gumbanan is located just before One Arm Point community.Experience the best kept secret of the Dampier Peninsula...Escape to the best kept secret of the Dampier Peninsula, a location of unparalleled beauty and home of The Davey Family, where their…

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Scenic Helicopters

Scenic Helicopters

Margaret River Airport WA

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Bilingurr Transit

Bilingurr Transit

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Air Kimberley

Air Kimberley

7 Gus Winckel Road Broome International Airport WA 6725

Fly the Kimberley with Air Kimberley experiencing the unique advantage of scenic air adventures to see Australia's, and the world's last great wilderness frontiers, the Kimberley, wild and remote in the North-west of Western Australia.Air Kimberley…

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Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm Tours

Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm Tours

Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm

Our day area is open for 2WD vehicles (reception, restaurant, pool, tours and showroom) but all of our accommodation requires 4WD vehicles.

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Kimberley Wild Expeditions Tours

Kimberley Wild Expeditions Tours

9 Bagot Street Broome WA 6725

Kimberley Wild Expeditions operate the best 4WD tours out of Perth, Broome and Darwin. Exploring the West Coast and the Kimberley with small groups in comfortable 4WD vehicles, our travellers enjoy our local expertise and passion for this beautiful…

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Spirit Safaris

Spirit Safaris

4/2 Hamersley Street Broome WA 6725

Connecting people and country by songlines.... 4 Wheel Drive journeys meeting Aboriginal elders and communities in the land we travel. Experience remote sacred sites, outback communities, camps, cattle stations, traditional Aboriginal art ...…

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Fly Broome

Fly Broome

Office 2. Charter Aircraft Base Gus Winckel Road Broome WA 6725

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Southern Cross Cultural Walk

Southern Cross Cultural Walk

One Arm Point Community

The Southern Cross Cultural Walk is approximately 3 hours in duration with a minimum level of fitness required. Bolo will welcome you to Bardi – Jawi country and guide you through a fascinating cultural journey at Lullumb, the spectacular and…

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Pamela Jennings Photography

Pamela Jennings Photography

Broome WA

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KAS Helicopters

KAS Helicopters

Charter Aircraft Base Gus Winckel Road Broome WA 6725

KAS Helicopters are the scenic and charter helicopter flight specialist in the West Kimberley region of Western Australia. With your safety our number one priority at all times, we operate a range of piston and turbine-powered helicopters and employ…

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HeliSpirit - Dampier Archipelago & Karratha

HeliSpirit - Dampier Archipelago & Karratha

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