Why Protect the West Kimberley

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Carmen Lawrence TEDx Perth

Dr Carmen Lawrence speaks about the importance of the West Kimberley at TEDxPerth.  Dr Lawrence is now Director of the Centre for the Study of Social Change in the School of Psychology at the University of Western Australia and Chair of the Australian Heritage Council. TEDxPerth 2012 took place on Saturday 8 December 2012 at the Octagon Theatre at the … Read More

New “Seabirds and Cetaceans” whale watching trip

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Kimberley Coast whale and bird watching expedition cruise

Join photographer and film-maker Richard Costin from Kimberley Whale Watching (and Kimberley Media), and George Swann from Kimberley Birdwatching for an unforgettable trip along the Kimberley coast, and out to Adele Island and the Lacepede Islands.  A wildlife photographer’s dream, you’ll have the chance to photograph seabirds and cetaceans in their natural habitat. 11-20 Sept. 2013 $5,500 pp twin share … Read More

Eighty Mile Beach marine park to cost $5.3m

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AAP January 29, 20134:29PM THE West Australian government’s bid to ease community anger over industrial projects in the Kimberley has continued with the creation of a new marine park at Eighty Mile Beach. The area, situated on the coastline between Broome and Port Hedland, will be protected by a new marine park which extends almost 210,000 hectares from 30km west … Read More

Top protection for Kimberley coast

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Dugong Bay

GRAHAM LLOYD From: The Australian January 29, 2013 12:00AM THE Horizontal Waterfalls, which appears with a falling 10m Kimberley tide, will be the focus of a new national park to extend protection for one of the last great marine wilderness areas. Two new marine parks will extend one already declared at Camden Sound, the biggest humpback whale calving area in … Read More

Our Burning Shores

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Our Burning Shores - implications for fire management in the Kimberley

Implications for fire management in the Kimberley. Open publication – Free publishing – More dugong bay