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Worth a 10 min stop off

Worth a 10 min stop off - not much to see but interesting nonetheless. Apparently more interesting... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
olthomas44
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Perth
Nice Jetty

We would have liked to visit this jetty both at low and high tide. Would like to have seen a shade... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Hayley H
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Dampier Terrace, Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth a 10 min stop off - not much to see but interesting nonetheless. Apparently more interesting on an evening when all the bats set off

Thank olthomas44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We would have liked to visit this jetty both at low and high tide. Would like to have seen a shade shelter and more history.

Thank Hayley H
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

A historic structure. Not much to see by itself. Google or read the info provided to get a better appreciation.

Thank Howard O
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Good information provided about both the Japanese and indigenous history. As another reviewer has indicated, it is the history of the original jetty that is of interest rather than its splendour. It is very close to where most tourists would be wandering around Chinatown so...More

Thank Richar64
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The town has made a lot of effort to make the points of interest more interesting. The jetty itself is not that interesting but there is a lot of interesting information and photos mounted as you approach it.

Thank Adventurers049
Reviewed 22 August 2018

It is strange to walk along this fairly short boardwalk as it thrusts out into the mangroves, and think of the large numbers of pearling luggers that used to tie up here, and the various town activities that occurred in the area. This and the...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2018

An interesting piece of history. I you must be very careful walking on it. I no sides or you can just fall off the end. I

Thank marlene h
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Disappointing that the whole jetty was not restored. A very short walk out on the jetty leaves you still in the mangroves. The notice board is very informative.

Thank Ric B
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

A fairly short walk out into what is now mangroves and yes the midges are vicious. Take the time to read the notice board & enjoy the sculpture at the beginning. I’m finding the history of Broome fascinating.

Thank Nonapama
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This is a wooden jetty that goes out into the mangroves. WEAR LONG CLOTHING, or insect repellent. Unfortunately at the end of this short jetty are a collection of shopping trolleys and rubbish. Not worth the risk in being attacked by bugs.

Thank yneverknow
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GeoffA313
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Response from michael n | Reviewed this property |
No, you only need the app on your phone and this is a great history of each location with reminiscinces from locals.
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