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Gibb River Road

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Address: Between Derby and Kununurra, Western Australia, Australia
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Broome City Sightseeing Tour with Optional Camel Ride
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Great trip only dissappointment was the Cheapa Camper Hire (Appollo)

We did this trip In June /July ,2016 as a round trip , our first in Kimberly( coming back from Broome to Darwin via the Northern Highway). The Gibb river road conditions were very... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 January 2017
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Sydney, Australia

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

We did this trip In June /July ,2016 as a round trip , our first in Kimberly( coming back from Broome to Darwin via the Northern Highway). The Gibb river road conditions were very good and the hills are all bitumin, there were no surprises and the side roads leading to the stations were mostly good to very good. The... More 

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Kimberley Region, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

The Gibb river road has some of the most magnificent scenery in the Kimberley, well worth the effort crossing rivers if you have a reliable vehicle

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Must see Be prepared water food Etc for a number of days. Pre book accommodation as limited. Do not pass service centre fill your tank at each one. Highlights Emma Gorge,Broome, Stair to the Moon, Sunset Broome and Derby.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

The gibb rover road / Kimberley is now one of my favourite places on earth! Don't be put off or worried about doing it, I've been down worse dirt roads around my small town in Victoria! Just do it, you won't regret it !!

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We managed twenty kilometers into the Gibb River Road from El Questro and the scenery was great but even with a four wheel drive the road was so bad we turned back. It is a spectacular place but you need to be well prepared and have a very tough vehicle.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Standard 2012 Hilux - Ok, sure this road can get pretty ordinary sometimes, but remember that it is a commercial road (they need to run road trains out) and a lot of tourists drive it so these days most of the jump ups are bituminised and they do work on it. Be careful though, if you hit a cow or... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

We traveled from Darwin to Broome for the first time ever. Wow what an experience. We had never done any four wheel driving in our lives and found the whole trip to be the best holiday ever, so much to see and do. You need more than the 15 days we had to explore it all. We went with Bluey's... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We took the Gibb River Road to the King Leopold Ranges Conservation Park a few days ago and despite reports of it being hellish, we didn’t find it much worse than some of the other roads we have been on since we began this drive around Australia about 100 days ago. Parts of the drive from Coen to Bamaga in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

What a great, hassle free way to see the sights of the Gibb River Road. My husband and I spent 12 fantastic nights with a great group of people and our delightful and knowledgable tour guides (Phil and Liz) touring this spectacular part of Australia. They went to great lengths to ensure we were comfortable and we ate very well.... More 

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Humpty Doo, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

The Munja track runs from Mount Elizabeth on the Gibb river road to the Walcott Inlet on the coast , This is private 4wd track and permission is required from mount Elisabeth. It is an interesting drive over a very rocky track with several jump ups. Bachsten bush camp is about 145km in and a good place to spend a... More 

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