Cable Beach, Broome, Australia | CruiseBe
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Cable Beach


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beach, swim, sun bath



Cable Beach is a 22 kilometres (14 mi) stretch of beach near Broome, Western Australia. Cable Beach was named after the telegraph cable laid between Broome and Java in 1889.

More recently, on or about 25 Feb. 2014, a 12-foot (approx. 4 metre)-long saltwater crocodile caused a brief-but-excited shutdown of this beach to all public swimming.

 

 




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