Sunday Island Explorer

Sunday Island Explorer
From AUD $1,180.00
  • Duration: 11 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Broome, Western Australia
  • Product code: KL5D
  • Departing Broome, we fly North East over the Dampier Peninsula to Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm, home of the Australian Pearl.
  • On arrival, we are transferred from the airstrip to meet with your Jawi guide Rosanna Angus for a cultural adventure island hopping by boat exploring tranquil unspoilt locations whilst learning about the cultural and environmental significance of the spectacular marine reserve.
  • Experience the Journey of the Tide Drifters as you retrace the ocean journey from Bardi Country on the mainland through the network of islands and tidal passages that make up Jawi Country.
  • The cultural saltwater adventure includes a brief visit to beautiful Middle Beach, learning about the story behind the establishment of Ardyaloon and its connection to Sunday Island. Navigating Pearl Passage, experience the turbulent waters of this narrow pass between Jooloom and Jayirri islands and discover its cultural significance.
  • Arriving at Ewuny (Sunday Island), learn about the history of the Sunday Island Mission, home to many Jawi and Bardi people until its closure in 1962.
  • Visit Goodngarngoon, place of running water, a place of great cultural importance to the Bardi Jawi people. Followed by a visit to Oolin Beach, which holds important cultural and dreamtimes stories for Morning Tea, swim and relax on a stunning secluded beach.
  • The return journey takes you through some of Australia's most untouched wilderness, abundant with wildlife, search for dugongs, manta rays, sea turtles, hammerhead and tiger sharks as well as countless migratory birds and territorial birds of prey. 
  • On returning to Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm, enjoy lunch at their on-site restraurant followed by a Pearl Farm Discovery Tour learning about the history of Cygnet Bay and how they culture some of the finest pearls in the world.
  • After a return to the airstrip, we depart for a scenic flight overhead One Arm Point, Middle Passage, Sunday Island exploring the very places visited on your Oolin Sunday Island tour from above marvelling at the stunning colours of the Buccaneer Archipelago.
  • Overfly the Horizontal Falls before tracking back over the 1,000 island archipelago, overhead Cape Leveque and a stunning low level coastal flight back to Broome exploring the many beautiful bays and beaches of the Dampier Peninsula.


If booking within 24 hours of departure, please phone us for availability as you cannot book online.

We will respond within 24 hours to confirm your booking and departure time.

This flight and tour requires a minimum of 4 people.

Flights are subject to weather.

Additional Booking Notes

For safety and operational requirements Air Kimberley observes a maximum individual weight of 120kg per person for all scenic tours. 

Adverse weather conditions may mean that the scheduled itinerary cannot proceed as intended. If adverse weather means that you are unable to complete the full tour, then any refund will be adjusted on a pro rata basis dependent on the flying time involved. 

If we are unable to complete a particular tour activity, a refund for the cost of that activity will be refunded. 

Following confirmation of the tour, if for some reason the tour falls below the minimum number of 4 required to operate, the tour will be placed on hold until minimum numbers are met.