Koolama Bay, Western Australia
Koolama Bay is located at the mouth of the King George River. It is the site where the 340ft vessel ‘Koolama was beched , following an attack by the Japanese in WWII.
The King George River is a river in the Kimberley of Western Australia. It is 125 km in length, discharging into the Timor Sea. The scenery is breathtaking, particularly the King George Falls which has a drop of 80 meters.
Things to see and do
* King George River
* Aboriginal Rock Art
* King George Falls
Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency – Australian Dollar (AUD)
Language – English
Time – GMT plus eight hours
Electricity - 2 angled pins and 1 flat pin centered below Australian style
International Country Telephone Code – 61
Port Location – Cruises along the King George River leave from Darwin, Broome and Wyndham.
Travel Links – Koolama Bay, at the mouth of the King George River, can be accessed from anchorages to the southeast (Seaplane Bay & Berkeley River) or to the northwest (Glycosmis Bay, Jim's Bay & Cape Talbot)