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Discover the Kimberley Coast

    Considering booking a Kimberley cruise?

    Considering booking a Kimberley cruise?  Want to know the best time to cruise? Our owners / skippers have been navigating luxury Kimberley cruises for 30+ years; we use their unrivalled...

    22 Truly Magical Broome Attractions You Need To See

    Banner (above) provided by: Australia’s North West Tourism If you have decided to cruise the Kimberley Coast  there is a fairly good chance Broome will be your embarkation or...

    The Last Kimberley Fishing Cruise for 2016

    THE LAST KIMBERLEY CRUISE FOR 2016 The boss reckoned I needed a holiday and hatched a cunning plan behind my back. I was instructed that I had to fly to Broome for a week and spend 5...

    Q&A with Deckie Sam

      Sam Belotti joined the Great Escape Charter Company as a deckhand earlier in the season, definitely a character and well liked by crew and guests alike, Sam has given us a little...

    Easy Great Escape Charter Company Barramundi Recipe

    Catching a wild caught Barra is something most of our guests dream about and it’s not that easy to do, they are elusive fish and only like to come out to play in plentiful water and warm...

    The Kimberley is Covered in Ancient Indigenous Rock Art

    The Kimberley is covered in rock art, spanning thousands of years and many hundreds of kilometres. They are a record of past Australian's activities in the Kimberley— showing them hunting,...

    Top 10 Things to See Along The Kimberley Coast When Cruising with Great Escape.

    Watching the world glide by upon a stylish vessel while you ponder epic gorges, glistening waterfalls and tranquil waterholes....all the while there is virtually no other souls around. Welcome to...

    The Kimberley: The Best Fishing Destination

    The Kimberley is one of the most remote regions in the world and offers a rare beauty that is hard to find anywhere else. There are plenty of ways to explore the vast breathtaking wilderness,...

    Kimberley: A Marine Sanctuary

    Cruising by the Kimberley Coast will make anyone sigh. It’s a sight to behold, a spectacular and pristine stretch of marine wildlife along the north west coast of Australia. The Great Nine...

    Pearl of the South: Discovering the Rowley Shoals

    Australia is the largest island-country that is surrounded by numerous water bodies from every corner of its land borders. With the abundance of natural water resources, the country is home to...

    Kings of The Kimberley Northern Gorges

    People often ask us “When is the best time to cruise the Northern Kimberley Coast”? (Between Mitchell Plateau and Wyndham)  The answer is April / May / June (before the waterfalls dry up). Whist...

    Mid-season Kimberley cruising

    Being peak season it’s a busy time for The Great Escape Charter Company; we’ve seen our first round of 13 night Kimberley Classic Adventures come and go and made some wonderful new friends...

    A sensational start to the Kimberley Coast cruise season…

    On March 19th the first Kimberley Classic Adventure for the season set off from Broome with 14 friends aboard an exclusive charter, excited to see the waterfalls after one of the biggest wet...

    Return of the Winter Sun!

    “…Fours seasons in one day…” “… To change your mind as often as the weather…” “There is no season such delight can bring, as summer, autumn, winter and the spring.” (William Browne) “Anyone...