Discover Lake Argyle in a unique way with a cruise aboard a 50ft luxury catamaran known as the Kimberley Cat. One of Australia’s largest artificial lakes, Lake Argyle is located in East Kimberley in Western Australia. Completed in 1972, the lake has a surface area of around 1000 square kilometres, meaning there is plenty to explore! Beginning your day with a pick up from Kununurra accommodation at 11am, you’ll be in for a day of adventure, sight seeing and relaxation, returning to your hotel at 6.30pm following the viewing of a beautiful Kimberley sunset.
Home to approximately 26 species of fish and a freshwater crocodile population of around 25,000, the lake boasts a very healthy abundance of marine life. Along with this, there is estimated to be around 150,000 water birds that have made the surrounding grasslands their home. Add this to the picturesque scenery possible from every where you look and your eyes are in for a real treat with this cruise. Visiting the historic home of the Durack family the Argyle Downs Homestead Museum and viewing the Hydro Plant across the Ord River are just two of the other sights you’ll experience throughout the day.
With lunch, tea and coffee all included, all you need to bring is your camera and comfortable clothing, and you’re in for a very relaxing day topped off with one of Western Australia’s famous sunsets. If you’re travelling to the Kimberley’s, this is a must-do experience to add to your list. Purchase your tickets today and experience the magic of WA via the water.