Shire of Broome

Cable Beach, Broome


Summary
  • Beach wheelchairs are available from the Broome Recreation and Aquatic Centre
  • Deck chairs, umbrellas and swimming equipment available for hire from Beach Hut
  • Closest accessible parking on site
  • Closest accessible toilet and change room on site
  • Wide brick pathways with various gradients link the Cable Beach car park to facilities such as the accessible toilets, playground, rest area and restaurant.
Location 
Cable Beach Road, Broome,
Telephone
08 9191 3456 Shire of Broome

Closest accessible parking

  • Pedestrian access: From Cable Beach Car Park:
    • A sloping brick pathway runs adjacent to the roadway from the Cable Beach Car Park.
    • Pathway has a gradient of 1:15.
    Access from Broome Surf Club Car Park:
    • Adjacent Surf Club ramp is long and steep. 
    Access across the beach:
    • Vehicle access for 4WDs to the northern area of Cable Beach and right hand side of a rocky outcrop.
    • This area is also used by nude bathers for the first hundred metres north of the rocks.
    • No vehicle access to the left of the rocky patch.
    • During the dry season there are flags and lifeguards on duty.

Parking
One accessible parking bay at the Cable Beach car park, near the path to Zanders.
External access and entrance
Access from parking:
  • Wide brick paved pathways with various gradients link the Cable Beach car park to various facilities. 
  • These facilities include toilets, playground, rest area and restaurant.
From Cable Beach Car Park:
  • A sloping brick pathway runs adjacent to the roadway from the Cable Beach Car Park.
  • Pathway has a gradient of 1:15. 
From Broome Surf Club Car Park:
  • Adjacent Surf Club ramp is long and steep.
Signage, customer displays and customer information
Directional roadside signage.
Equipment for people with disabilities
  • Deck chairs, umbrellas and other swimming equipment are available for hire from the Beach Hut.
  • Beach wheelchairs are available from the Broome Recreation and Aquatic Centre.
Closest accessible toilet
Cable Beach Public Toilet, Broome

Information collected by: Shire of Broome

Care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of this information however no guarantee is given that the facility is fully accessible. Please advise the You're Welcome WA coordinator at the Disability Services Commission of any access changes since publication.