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Address: 13 Barker Street Via Cape Leveque Rd, Beagle Bay Aboriginal Community | Dampier Peninsula, 200 Km North of Broome, Kimberley Region, Broome, Western Australia 6725, Australia
Phone Number: 08 9192 1060
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$213*
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Cape Leveque 4WD Tour from Broome with Optional Return Flight

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Well worth the trip

We hired a large 4WD on purpose for our 10 day holiday in Broome, so that we could visit places like this in our own time and not part of a tour. The church at Beagle Bay is well... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
KTJ058
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Canberra, Australia
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Canberra, Australia
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75 reviews 75 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

We hired a large 4WD on purpose for our 10 day holiday in Broome, so that we could visit places like this in our own time and not part of a tour. The church at Beagle Bay is well worth the drive north, in fact the gravel road is wonderful to traverse if you like something different from bitumen! The... More 

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Perth, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Beautiful small church with old world charm - so pleasing to be in - with the old fashioned pews etc - friendly people - and most important is the Shrine to Or Lady - all done in shells - absolutely beautiful - something you must see and then know what religion is all about - no pomp and show -... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Such a beautiful place, built with love from the most beautiful materials available. It is still being used as a church today.

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Perth, Australia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
12 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This is Broome Cathederal if you get to meet the Bishop Saunders you are guaranteed to walk away with a smile on your face it is very well kept and very welcoming!!!!!

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Perth, Australia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Worth a visit to see the inlaid pearl and design. Does not stand out along the street, blending in to the environment.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

What a sight when you drive along this sometimes rough gravel road. Nicely looked after church with an excellent story behind it as well as the looked after surroundings. We very much enjoyed our visit.

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Bundaberg, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

I visited this church on my way to Cape Leveque it is very beautiful and just has a special feeling inside. It is on the edge of a very small village and has an interesting history.

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Sydney
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43 reviews 43 reviews
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We went inside the church and there is the most amazing pearl shell alter. I am talking about the Catholic Church ( not sure if it the same one as Sacred Heart ) but just in case it is I wrote these comments.

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Te Horo, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Quiet Aboriginal village off the beaten I track,mwith amshellmchurch, used frequently. Low key and pretty.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I'm not religious, so my interest was merely from a historical perspective. The inside of the church is decorated with mother-of-pearl. In my opinion, it's a little gaudy (sorry to all Beagle Bay residents) but the community is reliant on tourists to ensure the building can be maintained and restored as needed, so make the effort to stop and see... More 

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