Boab Festival at Derby
Derby Boab Festival, a celebration of the lifestyle and culture of the Shire of Derby West Kimberley . It is two weeks of unique and varied events, put together by a hard working committee with help from sponsors and local community groups and businesses. Derby, a progressive town founded in 1883 and now with a population of 5000 is the administrative centre for the Shire of Derby West Kimberley. It is a true frontier town but with all the mod cons. Come to our Boab Festival and experience magnificent scenery, awesome tides, friendly locals, aboriginal art and culture, live music, fine food and feel part of a vibrant community.