FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
When should I cruise to see the best of the waterfalls?
The best time to see the waterfalls of the Kimberley depending on the magnitude of the wet season rains is April and May.
Do I need travel insurance?
Travel insurance is mandatory on all cruises.
When is the Peak season?
The best time to sail and escape the southern winter chill is from the first of June until the end of August. if there has been a decent wet season waterfalls may still be flowing at the end of august. King Cascades and Prince Regent river are spring fed and so run all year round.
When is whale watching and wildflower seasons?
These occur from August to October.
What do I wear?
We will send you a list of what to pack. Ultimately comfortable clothes for daily activities including footwear you don’t mind getting wet. In the evenings we suggest smart casual attire.
Does my cabin have power?
Every cabin has power points for your appliances.
Will I have access to the internet and phone service?
Once the Reef Prince leaves port there is no service. There is a satellite phone onboard for emergency contact between the ship and land. Read more about the facilities available on MV Reef Prince>
What do we do at night?
After a scrumptious dinner our cruise director will ensure you are entertained. We often hold a trivia/quiz night, joke night or a dress up night.
What are the meals like?
Jayden our chef will tempt your tastebuds with a plethora of culinary delights including our guest’s favourite scones, jam and cream. If you have dietary concerns, let us know so we can adjust your culinary experience accordingly. Our meals are based on healthy local produce and fresh seafood wherever possible.
Where can I store my car and camper/caravan?
We have a depot in Broome where you can safely store your vehicle and in Darwin we can recommend a reputable car storage facility. Send us a message through our contact form with your requirements and we can provide you with further information.
Can you help me with my travel and accommodation?
While we are unable to book your flights, we are happy to arrange your pre and post accommodation for you. We can also recommend and book local tours and excursions.
Kimberley Expeditions can offer you a Kimberley expedition cruise of a lifetime!
Join us aboard MV Reef Prince in our air conditioned, catamaran with a choice of en-suited cabins. Our vessel Reef Prince is designed specifically for the Northern Australian and Kimberley coast!