Huge tidal movements are not to be missed!
Described by David Attenborough as "one of the greatest wonders of the natural world", the Horizontal Falls are powered by the huge tidal movements of the Indian Ocean. Whether exploring them by boat, sea plane or on a scenic flight these awesome beauties have to be seen. A unique experience which demonstrates the awesome power of the Kimberley tides.
#1 on the bucket list
A unique experience which demonstrates the awesome power of the Kimberley tides.
Located in the Buccaneer Archipelago this unique waterfall is not accessible by vehicle/road. You can see it with half day, full day, overnight stays, helicopter flights or small plane tours.
Get up close with an extended Kimberley cruise that includes Talbot Bay, or visit by seaplane and land at the Horizontal Falls floating pontoon base to enjoy a thrilling boat ride close to the rushing water torrents.
On neap tide dates, there are alternative options to see the falls, flyover the Horizontal Falls with a scenic flight from Broome or Derby all year round.
While the huge tidal movements happen all year round, the Broome Visitor Centre can advise you about neap tide dates and alternative options for your preferred travel dates.
A popular destination for adventure tourism
The Horizontal Falls have become a popular destination for adventure tourism. Visitors can take boat rides through the falls, swim in the surrounding waters, or even go shark cage diving for a truly thrilling experience.