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Kimberley

Sunset at Cape Leveque, Dampier Peninsula, Kimberley Western Australia.

Western Australia

The Kimberley, Australia: Marks in the sand

Melissa Fyfe Melissa Fyfe enjoys spectacular scenery and indigenous culture on a Kimberley coastal trail.

Western Australia

One day three ways: Broome

Brian Johnston Board a helicopter for a bird's-eye coastline view and get a four-hour tour of Willie Creek.

Famous Flyer: Layne Beachley

Bronwyn McNulty Layne Beachley loves travel's scope for reinvention.

Bargains

Get going: Cable Beach Resort

WA Pinctada

edited by BELINDA JACKSON Get away in February to Pinctada Cable Beach Resort in Broome and save $200.

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Special features

Australia

Luxury location, bargain price: our most spectacular holiday locations for a pittance

Spectacular locations

Ute Junker Some of the most spectacular holiday spots in Australia can be experienced in luxury ... or for peanuts.

Australia

Places in the heart: Marilynne Paspaley

Desert grandeur ? Marilynne Paspaley loves Broome's cultural mix.

As a ''typical cynical'' teenager, Marilynne Paspaley thought Broome and its pearls boring. Fast forward and the WA businesswoman admits she adores this Kimberley town.

Photo galleries

Broome Cup Carnival 2013

Broome racing

The vibrant Broome Cup Carnival weekend attracts some colouful punters and horseracing enthusiasts each year.

Splurge or save at Australia's most spectacular spots

Spectacular locations

Some of Australia's most incredible holiday destinations can be experienced in top-shelf, expensive luxury ... or you can do them on the cheap for a pittance.

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Travellers Tips

Australia

Elsewhere, all to yourself

Cable Beach, Broome, Western Australia

The usual haunts may be booked solid but bargains await in places that go quiet in summer, writes Sheriden Rhodes.

Tips

All aboard the flexible future

Scene not herd ... tour operators are moving away from one-size-fits-all programs to bespoke agendas with multiple options.

Tour operators have begun to offer multiple options instead of sticking to rigid itineraries, says Jane E. Fraser.

Map of Kimberley

Travel News

Teen survives stowaway flight drama

Rough around the edges ... Hawaiian Airlines.

4:27pm | The FBI says a 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii, surviving the trip halfway across the Pacific Ocean unharmed despite frigid temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen.

US Supreme Court: Airline can drop annoying frequent flier

1:23pm | The US Supreme Court decided unanimously Wednesday that an airline had the right to dump a frequent flier who complained too much.

New Zealand lifts visa ban on Nigella Lawson

10:06am | Nigella Lawson has been granted special permission to work in New Zealand after being blocked from travelling to the United States for using cocaine.

Chhatrapati Shivaji International: Mumbai's new T2 airport terminal doubles as art museum

8:54am | Travellers passing through the new T2 at Mumbai Airport can enjoy a bit of art while they wait for their flight.

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