No alcohol at Kalumburu

by Roger
(S A)

If we were to travel and had alcohol on board what do we do with the alcohol on board when we wish to visit Kalumburu aboriginal community?

Comments for No alcohol at Kalumburu

Click here to add your own comments

Apr 23, 2009
Alcohol at Kalumburu
by: Birgit

Roger, basically, when you arrive at Kalumburu you should not have alcohol on board. Simple as that.

Only buy what you'll drink before you get there.

It's a dry community, so if you do get caught there will be serious consequences.

Having said that, people do smuggle in drinks for themselves all the time, camp far enough away from the mission, are very discreet about it and they get away with it.

Hiding it very well and not accessing it while there would possibly be an option if you get stuck with stuff on board. However, if breaking the rules is worth the risk is something you have to decide.

Click here to add your own comments

Return to Kimberley Travel Questions (Archive).

the Kimberley Travel Guide

the Kimberley Pocket Guide

Travelling to the Kimberley?

The free Kimberley Pocket Guide
is a great introduction to travel in the region.

The full Kimberley Travel Guide
shows you how to make the most of your adventure at Australia's last frontier.

Destination Top End

Travelling to the Northern Territory?

NEW! Destination Top End offers the same comprehensive, detailed insider information for the tropical regions of the Northern Territory.

A must have if you travel to or from Darwin.

Return to top

Return to Kimberley Travel Guide home page