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Pearl Luggers Tour

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Be whisked back in time to an era of courageous men who lived a life of danger and fortune on our tour of pearl luggers in Broome. Discover over one hundred years of history and let us share with you the tale of ‘The Sea, The Men, The Legend’ on...more
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31 Dampier Tce, Broome, Western Australia 6725, Australia
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+61 8 9192 0022
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This Tour should not be missed by any first-time tourist to this fascinating place of Broome. The Tour provides a snapshot of the Luggers era and illustrates much of the pearling history through an excellent presentation and the current status of the industry. Highly recommended.More

Thank Frederick H
WillieCreekPearls, Tourism Operations Manager at Pearl Luggers Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Frederick H Wow.....what a review! Thank you for leaving such a wonderful review and for your recommendation. Broome has a very rich and fascinating history which we love to share with all of our guests so I am glad that you enjoyed your tour...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Don't miss this tour.....it was so very interesting and having a hands on with the old items really made you think how tough it was in the pearling days. It was wonderful and disturbing to learn more about the divers....especially about the aboriginal women. At...More

Thank elly562018
WillieCreekPearls, Pearl Luggers Precinct Manager at Pearl Luggers Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2018

Hi elly562018, Thank you for your review. Broome has an incredible and tough history. I am glad you enjoyed our new Pearl Meat recipe and i hope you got a photo of our Pearl which is one of the largest cultured Pearls in Broome. I...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018

Sometimes these tours can be tiring but this was very interesting indeed. The presentation covered the history of pearling in Broome which included lots of surprising and disturbing information about the early days of the industry. The displays and demonstrations were very interesting and Stuart...More

Thank Graham and Jenn... B
WillieCreekPearls, Pearl Luggers Precinct Manager at Pearl Luggers Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Hi Graham and Jenn...B, Thank you for your review. Broome really does have a rich and fascinating History. Please pass on your great feedback to friends and family so if they ever come to Broome they can have the same enjoyable experience. Stuart is a...More

Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

We topped off our day tour to Willie Creek Pearl Farm the previous day by going to the Pearl Luggers tour in town. Jay the tour guide was very friendly & informative telling us everything possible about the 150yo history of the divers both past...More

Thank Pam M
WillieCreekPearls, Pearl Luggers Precinct Manager at Pearl Luggers Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

Hi Pam M, Thank you so much for your great review. I'm very happy that you enjoyed your tours with Willie Creek Pearls. I believe you will be a complete pearling expert now! I will gladly pass your feedback on to both the Pearl Luggers...More

Reviewed 24 June 2018

Our appetite for the tour was wetted by the ship in the yard - a beautiful example of a bygone life. We were welcomed into the shed full of memoraboilia and artifacts. We were walked through the history of pearling and given a first hand...More

Thank Alison S
WillieCreekPearls, Pearl Luggers Precinct Mangaer at Pearl Luggers Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Hi Alison S, Thank you for your great review. Stuart is a fantastic guide with great knowledge of the pearling history in Broome. I will gladly pass this feedback on to Stu. If you come back to Broome please come and visit us again. Kind...More

Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

I bought a pearl ring here earlier in the year which proved to be faulty. The team here went above and beyond to fix the issue and replace thing ring even though I'm more than 3000kms away in Perth. I would recommend shopping here for...More

Thank jasminebamford
WillieCreekPearls, Pearl Luggers Precinct Manager at Pearl Luggers Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Hi Jasmine, Thank you for your great email. I'm glad you were happy with your service from us here at Pearl Luggers. We look forward to hearing from you in the future. Kind Regards Jay

Reviewed 8 June 2018

Our tour host Jay was brilliant, she has a great knowledge of the history of pearling and was very informative. A tour not to be missed if you’re visiting Broome. Great value and thoroughly enjoyable. Thank you 😊

Thank SuePerthWA
WillieCreekPearls, Pearl Luggers Precinct Manager at Pearl Luggers Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2018

Hi SuePerthWA, Thank you so much for your review. We would love for you to spread the word about our tour and incredible history in Broome. Kind Regards Jay

Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

This tour was so interesting. Jay our tour guide took us on a journey of how pearl divers lived back in the day. Jay had an amazing knowledge of the pearling industry and together with the artefacts on display really brought it all to life...More

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WillieCreekPearls, Pearl Luggers Precinct Manager at Pearl Luggers Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Hi Deb C, Thank you for your lovely review. Broome has such an incredible and fascinating history. We hope to see yourself, family or friends at Pearl Luggers in the future. Kind Regards Jay

Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Dropped in for the tour with Stewie today and it was excellent. Just the right length, ample info and interesting anecdotes in a friendly atmosphere. Can’t wait to visit the farm now! Well worth the time.More

Thank Dasyurid
WillieCreekPearls, Pearl Luggers Precinct Manager at Pearl Luggers Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Hi Dasyurid, I am very happy that you enjoyed your Pearl Luggers tour. Stewie is a great guide and full of knowledge on Broome's incredible History and also of the industry today. Great to hear that you are heading out the Pearl Farm as well!...More

Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Stuart was a great tour guide. The two hours flew by. It was both informative and interesting. Would recommend it to anyone I learnt so much Thanks Stuart

Thank susanennisbyrne
WillieCreekPearls, Pearl Luggers Precinct Manager at Pearl Luggers Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2018

Hi susanennisbyrne, Thank you for your great review and your recomendation. Stuart is a fantastic guide with great knowledge of both the history here in Broome and the modern pearling industry. I will gladly pass your review on to Stuart. Kind Regards Jay

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Fay Z
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Hi Fay, We can run Pearl Luggers Tours for those who come in on shuttle bus from the cruise ship but are just waiting on ground handler to confirm some other tour bookings times and will run ‘public’ tours around that. If... More
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