Japanese Cemetery

Currently Open
  • Address: Broome WA 6725, Australia
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  • Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Tags: Cemetery, Family And Kids

Broome is home to the South Sea Pearl, the finest ever in the whole world. It was this pursuit of pearls that led to the formation of the Japanese Cemetery. The largest Japanese cemetery in Australia, around a 1000 Japanese divers, who lost their lives at sea are buried here to honor their significant contribution to the pearling industry. A large stone obelisk lists all those who were a victim of the cyclones 1908 and 1935 whilst at sea.

  • Right next to the Japanese Cemetery lies the Chinese Cemetery which is definitely worth a visit.

  • Bus No 8
  • Bus No 38

  • Cafe D'Amore (Italian food served)
  • Sunset Bar and Grill
  • Zanders (breakfast/brunch recommended)

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  • Japanese Cemetery Address: Broome WA 6725, Australia
  • Japanese Cemetery Timing: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Japanese Cemetery Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Japanese Cemetery(preferred time): 11:00 am - 01:00 pm
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  • 94.69% of people who visit Broome include Japanese Cemetery in their plan

  • 41.46% of people start their Japanese Cemetery visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Japanese Cemetery

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

75% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Japanese Cemetery

People normally club together Horizontal Falls With Seaplane Adventures and Sacred Heart Church while planning their visit to Japanese Cemetery.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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  • Beautiful! Some graves dating back to 1914 from what I could understand and the biggest Japanese cemetery outside of Japan! Apparently.

  • 跟著旅遊導覽從宿舍走著走著, 就到這邊了! 一開始有點嚇到, 但旁邊有房子有居民在生活, 看大家都很自然的樣子, 也就不害怕了. 有種被融入生活的情境, 非常特別~

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