You have to see it to believe it! This amazing natural phenomenon takes place along the Pilbara and Kimberley Coastline, when the full moon rising across the exposed tidal flats creates the impression of a staircase leading to the moon.
Best locations to view Staircase to the Moon
Broome - Dates & Times here
The Staircase appears along the shores of Roebuck Bay - Town Beach and the Mangrove Hotel are the most popular spots, with night markets at Town Beach complementing this special event.
Broome and Around also run a Staircase to the Moon Tour, with pick up/drop off from your accommodation to the Mangrove Hotel or the Town Beach Markets. The return trip is $15 per adult.
Staircase to the Moon may be viewed from the western side of the Peninsula at Gambanan campsite, or from Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm.
First Avenue in Onslow is a beautiful spot for Staircase to the Moon.
Head to the Lookout at Settler's Beach in Cossack for Staircase to the Moon in this beautifully restored ghost town.
A special Staircase to the Moon viewing deck is located next to the Cooke Point Caravan Park on Goode Street. On the first evening of the Staircase to the Moon, enjoy browsing the market stalls and local crafts at Discovery Markets.
The Point Samson Peninsula offers spectacular viewing of Staircase to the Moon from Honeymoon Cove.
Cape Keraudren Nature Reserve
Campers at Cape Keraudren Nature Reserve have a prime spot for Staircase viewing.