26th August 2023 – 10th September 2023
Shinju Matsuri is a fun and fantastic festival which showcases everything that is Broome and the surrounding areas of the Kimberley. Shinju Matsuri pays tribute to Broome’s heritage and culture as well as showcasing our amazing talent here in Broome. There are so many free events to see and the best of all is the awakening of Sammy the Dragon signalling the start of the festival and street parade.
Get ready to pull out your Sunday best and join in the fun at one of the most epic locations in Broome, Gantheaume Point!
Race Day One 3/06/2023 Race Day Two 10/06/2023
Race Day Three 25/06/2023 Race Day Four 1/07/2023
Race Day Five 16/07/2023 Race Day Six 28/07/2023
Race Day Seven Kimberley Cup 5/08/2023
Race Day Eight Ladies Day 15/08/2023
Race Day Nine Broome Cup 19/08/2023
The Thursday Night Market in Broome is a fantastic night at spectacular Town Beach. Enjoy a great selection of food, shopping and live music. From 4pm – 8pm at Town Beach, Broome, June 01 to September 2023. Check link for town bus times Broome Explorer
Breathtaking natural phenomenon known as Staircase to the Moon visible from Town Beach. When the rising full moon reflects off the exposed mudflats at extremely low tide, a beautiful optical illusion of stairs reaching to the moon is exposed. The Staircase Markets are held at Town Beach Reserve over the two nights of the full moon March – October.
Staircase to the Moon Dates 2023
|MARCH 2023||APRIL 2023||MAY 2023|
|Wednesday 8th 6.50pm||Friday 7th 6.34pm||Saturday 6th 5.53pm|
|Thursday 9th 7.23pm||Saturday 8th 7.13pm||Sunday 7th 6.42pm|
|Friday 10th 7.57pm||Sunday 9th 7.58pm||Monday 8th 7.37pm|
|JUNE 2023||JULY 2023||AUGUST 2023|
|Monday 5th 6.26pm||Tuesday 14th 6.20pm||Wednesday 2nd 6.15pm|
|Tuesday 6th 7.31pm||Wednesday 15th 7.29pm||Thursday 3rd 7.21pm|
|Wednesday 7th 8.38pm||Thursday 16th 8.31pm||Friday 4th 8.23pm|
|AUG/SEPTEMBER||SEPT/OCTOBER 2023||OCTOBER 2023|
|Friday 31st 6.03pm||Saturday 30th 6.45pm||Sunday 29th 6.26pm|
|Saturday 1st 7.05pm||Sunday 1st 7.45pm||Monday 30th 7.28pm|
|Sunday 2nd 8.05pm||Monday 2nd 8.45pm||Tuesday 31st 8.29pm|