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Willie Creek Pearl Farm

Broome, Western Australia 6725, Australia
+61 8 9192 0000
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Discover how the rare and beautiful Australian South Sea Cultured Pearl is produced at the Willie Creek Pearl Farm. Our knowledgeable guides will reveal the intricate processes of today’s modern cultured pearling industry – from the seeding of an oyster to the harvesting and grading of a pearl, right through to the final stunning product on display in the showroom. The Willie Creek Pearl Farm Tour is Western Australia's most awarded tour and welcomes many thousands of visitors each year. Located 38km out of Broome, Western Australia, Willie Creek Pearl Farm is a destination worth visiting. In 2010, Willie Creek Pearls won the coveted Sir David Brand Award for Tourism for the second time recognising outstanding achievement in the Western Australian Tourism industry. Transport to Willie Creek Pearl Farm is available by coach with bus pickup from your accommodation, self-drive or helicopter. Book your spot today!
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“morning tea” (142 reviews)
“boat trip” (109 reviews)
“oysters” (145 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Broome, Western Australia 6725, Australia
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+61 8 9192 0000
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We drove ourself out. Road is a bit rough, so AWD or 4WD is recommended. Alinta did our tour - very knowledgeable and pleasant young woman. Tour included a light afternoon tea and short sessions on the anatomy and life cycle of the pearl oyster,...More

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WillieCreekPearls, Manager at Willie Creek Pearl Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello lindavenn162016, Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review. Yes we certainly recommend at 4X4 or we offer coach transfer for those not so confident on the red dirt roads or looking to relax and let us take care of things. Alinta...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our guide Rahim was so knowledgeable and friendly, and very funny. Tour includes lessons on entire oyster lifecycle and commercial pearling, morning tea, boat ride around Willie Creek and Mangroves, showroom display and quiz. Well worth the time and $.

Thank Steph W
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WillieCreekPearls, Manager at Willie Creek Pearl Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Steph, Delivering an informative but entertaining tour is out aim, sounds like you enjoyed your visit. I'll pass on your kind comments to Rahim. Thanks for the review. All the best Katie - Farm Manager

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the moment we were picked up we were treated as VIP's. Our driver Anne was so lovely and I enjoyed all the land marks she pointed out to us. The tour is full of information and it makes you realise why pearls are expensive....the...More

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WillieCreekPearls, Manager at Willie Creek Pearl Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Elly, Thanks for the wonderful review! Sounds like you had a great day! Yes a lot of work goes into making pearls and you never quite know what you're going to get until the harvest! I'll pass on your lovely comments to the team....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fabulous half day tour by coach to Willie Creek Pearl Farm today. Anne our driver/guide was excellent, as was Stewart our tour guide for the day. The detailed explanation about pearl culture was fascinating, and the boat tour to see the oyster...More

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WillieCreekPearls, Manager at Willie Creek Pearl Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Isobel, Thank you so much for your feedback, we very much appreciate it! The view from the helicopter certainly does complete the experience, doesn't it? We'll be sure to pass your kinds words on to Stewart and Anne. Thank you Bec

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were picked up on time from our accommodation in Cable Beach by our driver/guide Sean for our 1/2 day tour. The last ~14km of the journey was on an extremely rough red dirt road recommended for 4 x 4 drive vehicles only. When we...More

Thank Maralyn C
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WillieCreekPearls, Manager at Willie Creek Pearl Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Maralyn, Wow, what a lovely review! Thank you so much for your feedback, we'll certainly pass your kind words on to Sean. It sounds like you have walked away from your trip to the pearl farm, a true pearling expert! We very hope you...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our visit to Willie Creek. The tour is informative and the location is excellent. The food was good. I personally thought the jewellery was pricey but I guess they have a captive audience, that said the staff were cruisy and not pushy about...More

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WillieCreekPearls, Manager at Willie Creek Pearl Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi ribm7727 Thank you very much for taking the time to review our tour! It sounds like you had a great flight in the helicopter with Chris and enjoyed our famous damper recipe thoroughly. We very much appreciate your feedback. The journey out to the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We did the lunch tour which included info on pearl farming and a boat tour which were both very interesting. Morning tea and lunch was included. You can shop for pearls and do a Helicopter ride if you choose at extra cost. Staff were very...More

Thank Dianne010_10
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WillieCreekPearls, Manager at Willie Creek Pearl Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Dianne010_10 Thank you very much for taking the time to review our tour! We very much appreciate the feedback. The journey out to the farm certainly can be bumpy at times, we do our best to ensure the most comfortable ride possible. We hope...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the bust tour to Willie Creek. Although the drive appeared to have racing driver ambitions he got us there safely across very colourful red dirt roads. The tour started with an extensive briefing on the process for creating cultured pearls followed by a...More

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WillieCreekPearls, Manager at Willie Creek Pearl Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi NJS04 Thank you very much for taking the time to review our tour! We very much appreciate the feedback. The journey out to the farm certainly is half the fun! We hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in Broome as well. Bec

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good tour starts with the greeting and the bus driver, also part tour guide as we were given an ongoing commentary on our way out to and back from the pearl farm by Dave. Rahim gave us our tour at the Pearl farm and...More

Thank David J
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WillieCreekPearls, Manager at Willie Creek Pearl Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi David J, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our tour! We very much appreciate the feedback. The views from the helicopter really are amazing - a great choice in opting to take a flight! Bec

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently did the tour of the pearl farm. It was very informative and interesting. It shows you the whole process from start to shop. Even managed to see the biggest pearl they have harvested recently. Sophie was our tour guide and she was great.

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WillieCreekPearls, Manager at Willie Creek Pearl Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi JFamily26, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our tour! We are so glad you enjoyed yourself and will be sure to pass your feedback on to Sophie. Hopefully we see you again some time soon! Bec

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17 May 2018|
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Response from WillieCreekPearls | Property representative |
Hi, The road to Willie Creek Pearl Farm is unsealed and we recommend using only a 4WD as the road condition can vary. If you are unfamiliar with the area please phone our bookings office ahead of time so we know when to... More
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Response from Gemma O | Reviewed this property |
If you book the tour yes
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Response from vicndebh | Reviewed this property |
The coach tour picks you up from your where you are staying and takes you to Willi Creek for the tour. You can use your own vehicle but the roads are nearly all red dirt so I would go in a 4WD.
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