Broome Pearl Luggers Tour

Broome  >  Nature & Beauty

Discover the history of pearling in Broome and be captivated by the tale of ‘The Sea, The Men and The Legend’.  Be captivated by 150 years of history as you discover how Broome’s unique maritime and pearling heritage unfolded amongst the mangroves on the foreshore of Dampier Creek.

This tour will have you travelling back in time to an era of courageous men who lived a life of danger, fortune and adventure.  You'll also get to taste the subtle flavour of pearl meat from the Pinctada Maxima oyster, a true Broome delicacy, which is revered and sought after the world over.

Tour includes
  • View one of the last remaining pearling luggers
  • History of Pearling in Broome including hard hat diving
  • Pearl luggers (boat) display
  • Hear an hour of fascinating guided commentary
  • See, touch and hold some of our most valuable pearls and diving artefacts 
  • Enjoy an exclusive pearl meat tasting
  • Watch rare archival footage
Tour Departs:
11.30am from the Pearl Luggers Museum, 31 Dampier Terrace, Chinatown, Broome
Duration:
1 hour 30 minutes

 

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