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Reviewed 1 week ago

Roebuck Bay is on the eastern side of the peninsula and provides the contrast to the ocean western side which includes cable beach. The tidal flows in the bay are fascinating and at the coincidence of the full moon and low tide a magnificent display...More

Thank AustraliaTriplec
Reviewed 1 week ago

The bay , particularly the Mangrove Hotel is an extremely popular viewing area for Stairway to the Moon event. When the moon rises it appears to create a stairway. Millions of photos would have been taken of this notable event

Thank yneverknow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This bay is pristine with abundant birdlife. You can enjoy the Staircase to the Moon at full moon from Town Beach or from The Mangrove Hotel. You can also enjoy being out on the actual mudflats if you take a trip on the Broome Hovercraft....More

Thank Houlihan2
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Roebuck Bay covers a huge area. The township, many types of accommodation, restaurants, national park, bird observatory & the wharf are some of the many sights around the bay. We loved the beautiful waters and the red pindan cliffs.

1  Thank lyndoig
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We went on a morning tour with Broome whale watching compsny in the search of the snubfin dolphins. Not so much luck on the way our way out into the bay to find them, but such beautiful scenery that it did not matter. Then they...More

Thank Annemaree57Bj
Reviewed 4 June 2018

This is the best spot for photos of the Staircase to the Moon. It gets very busy when there is a full moon, so get there early.

1  Thank Sue T
Reviewed 4 May 2018

We did a drive through this area but found the midgies were pretty fierce. A beautiful part of the world.

Thank SandyFord16
Reviewed 12 April 2018

visiting this location at high tide and low tide really shows how extreme the tides are in this amazing piece of the country

Thank P R
Reviewed 19 November 2017

The view to the East and the South East provides a spectacular sunrise view and complements the views at dusk as the sun sets. Great photo opportunity but take insect repellent and at least one spare battery and camera card.

1  Thank DiggerDeals
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We actually stayed in an apartment right on the edge of the Beach at Roebuck Bay. We were able to watch the last Staircase to the Moon from our balcony which was just wonderful. We were up very early each morning to watch the sun...More

2  Thank AussieJanEtte
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