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!

Derby High Tide Day

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The town of Derby in the West Kimberley boasts of having the highest tide every year in Australia and the second highest tide in the southern hemisphere.

On Saturday April 29th 2017 we will celebrate a low tide of 0.85m at 10.28 am and a high tide of 12.02m at 3.49 pm. a massive rise and fall of 11.17m (36.5 feet) in less than 6 hours, the water moving at upwards of 12 knots !!!

Come and enjoy the festivities being brought to you by Derby Media Aboriginal Corporation (6DBY Radio), Lotterywest, Sheffield Resources, The Boab Festival Committee, Archer Builders, SAAOC Committee and the Shire of Derby West Kimberley.

There will be live music, market and food stalls and fun for the children.

Event starts at 3.30 pm and will go thru to 8.00 pm. 

Art auction and community awards presentation 6.30 pm.panel-wharf-day.jpg


Start Date: 29 Apr 2017 15:30 PM

End Date: 29 Apr 2017 20:00 PM


Street: Derby Wharf Rotunda area

Town/City: Derby

Contact Details


Phone: +61891936660

Mobile: +61891936660


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