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Sacred Heart Church

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Address: Beagle Bay Aboriginal Community 13 Barker St | Dampier Peninsula, Kimberley Region, Broome, Western Australia 6725, Australia
Phone Number: 08 9192 1060
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What a find after a long 4wd trek!

Visited this as part of a tour north to Cape Leveque. The work with the shells is amazing throughout. A must see attraction.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited this as part of a tour north to Cape Leveque. The work with the shells is amazing throughout. A must see attraction.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A beautiful little church in the middle of red Pindan. The inside is decorated in beautiful pearl shells. A must see

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Tullamarine, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

After more than an hour of bone jarring 4WD up the Cape Road we got to Beagle Bay where it was time for a 'pit stop' and a cuppa. The tour we were on provided that however there is a bakery and coffee available there for those not on tour. Centrepiece of this town is the Sacred Heart Church with... More 

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Busselton, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Called in here on the way back from Horizontal Falls. Ornate church with a very interesting history.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by for a quick visit on our way to the Kimberley. The attraction is the all pearly shell tiles throughout the church's interior. A priest had recruited native Australians to decorate the church thus. It is a functioning church serving the community. Our tour guide had made a donation on our behalf.

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Echuca, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here on the way back from Cape Leveque on the Mail Run. This little church is beautiful, such an exquisitely unique and beautiful altar. Even for non church goers, it's a must see if you are passing this way.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The exquisite altar areas of this church decorated with pearl shell are a true sight to behold. Anyone travelling up to Cape Leveque should take a stop here.

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Noosaville, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing little old church , my husband sang part of the Mass in Latin and the sound was incredible, this surprised the other visitors to the Church who really enjoyed his singing

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

it will take 3.5 hrs to get here, it is worth it, the church is beautiful, the bakery is often closed, check road conditions, check bakery opening hours and make the effort, its worth it

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

We visited on a tour as part of our Horitontal Falls day. This was areal gem with interesting history. Beautifully maintained stunning pearl alter and stations of the cross. The church is situated in a friendly aboriginal community. The general store is well stocked And they sell great jerseys to support the local school and make a unique souvenir. Beautiful... More 

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