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Experience more in the Kimberley and Pilbara with some world class events

With consistent fine weather for months on end comes a line-up of fantastic outdoor events set against some of the most stunning natural backdrops you will ever see. Use the search buttons below to select dates, themes or locations to help you include some exciting events in your holiday plans!

Staircase To The Moon Markets - Broome

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The Staircase Markets are held at the Town Beach Reserve on Robinson Street over the two nights of the full moon April – October. Wander around the colourful local stalls under the stars, sample the tastes of Broome cuisine, listen to local live music and take in the spectacular Staircase to the Moon. 

Bring the family and enjoy a meal on the grass… Burgers, Pizza, Thai, Laksa, Satays, Fish N Chips, Raw Food, Chinese, Fruit Smoothies, Ice Cream, Donuts, Hot Dogs, Coffee and more… 

Stalls with jewellery, craft, clothing, confectionery, local Mango products, soaps, incense, candles, photography, home-wares and more can be perused at a leisurely pace in the cool evening. 

 

Extra bus services run during this time - check with Town Bus Service for times.

Night Market Dates 2017

April :              Wed 12th (6.38 pm)          Thurs 13th (7.18 pm)

May :               Thurs 11th (5.57 pm)        Fri 12th (6.39 pm)

June :              Sat 10th (6.07 pm)           Sun 11th (6.55 pm)

July :               Mon 10th (6.31 pm)         Tues 11th (6.10 pm)

Aug:                Tues 8th (6.10 pm)           Wed 9th (7.08 pm)

Sep:                Thurs 7th (6.44pm)           Fri 8th (7.39pm) 

Oct:                 Fri 6th (6.25pm)                Sat 7th (7.23 pm)

Markets open at 5.00 pm

The Staircase to the Moon is a natural phenomenon observed in Broome Western Australia between April and October only.  It is caused by the rising of a full moon reflecting on the exposed mudflats at extremely low tide creating a beautiful optical illusion of a staircase reaching up to the moon. 

Start Date: 13 Apr 2017 17:00 PM

End Date: 13 Apr 2017 21:00 PM

Location

Street: Town Beach Reserve on Robinson Street

Town/City: Broome

Contact Details

Website: http://www.broomecourthousemarkets.com.au/staircase-markets

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