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INTERNATIONAL CELEBRITY CHEF BARCLAY DODGE TO CREATE “DINNER UNDER THE STARS” FOR PINCTADA CABLE BEACH POLO 2014

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MEDIA RELEASE:  25 April 2014 The organizers of Pinctada Cable Beach Polo, Australia’s only beach polo tournament, announced today that international celebrity chef Barclay Dodge will be joining the festival to create the fabled “Dinner Under the Stars” on the sands of Cable Beach on Saturday May 24. Barclay Dodge hails from Aspen, Colorado, however his career has taken him all over the world, from the kitchens of El Bulli in Spain where he trained under Ferran Adria, to Relais & Châteaux resorts in Santa Fe and San Diego where he was Executive Chef. He is a culinary icon in…

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Accommodation packages launched for the ‘sexiest sport on earth’ – the Pinctada Cable Beach Polo Festival, Broome 24 – 25 May

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One of Australia’s most anticipated beachside events – the Pinctada Cable Beach Polo Festival – will be held in Broome on the weekend of 24/25 May, with special accommodation packages released for the long weekend. The Pinctada Cable Beach Polo Festival 2014 will feature leading overseas and Australian polo players, and their ponies, vying for glory across two days of thrilling beach polo action that culminates in an international clash. The polo ‘arena’ is unique, with the action and vigour taking place against a backdrop of the sparkling azure waters of the Indian Ocean, with Broome’s spectacular setting sun signalling…

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Kiwi Polo Training for Indigenous Polo Stars

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MEDIA RELEASE: 11 March 2013 As preparations get underway for Australia’s only beach polo event, Pinctada Cable Beach Polo 2014, two indigenous polo players commence their training across the Tasman, courtesy of the Cable Beach Polo Scholarship. The budding polo champions are Carl Malfong and Byron Malay, stockmen from the Myroodah Station in the Kimberley. They have relocated to New Zealand for two months to train with leading NZ trainer Harriet Kuru, thanks to two scholarships launched in 2014 by Cable Beach Polo with the generous support of the Opiango Polo Training School in NZ. They will practice with the…

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Experience the sport of kings on iconic Cable Beach, Broome

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Enjoy luxe accommodation at award-winning Pinctada Cable Beach Resort & Spa and explore Broome and the Kimberley, while soaking up the atmosphere of Pinctada Cable Beach Polo.
You will experience Australia’s only beach polo tournament from the shelter and luxury of the Pinctada Cable Beach Polo Marquee. Sip French champagne and savour sumptuous mezze cuisine each day among international guests and celebrities while top professional polo players compete for the Paspaley International Beach Polo Cup. As Pinctada guests you will be a part of this exciting and unique event, including the sumptuous dining experience of the “Dinner under the Stars” and invitations to all official events.

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PINCTADA CABLE BEACH POLO AUSTRALIA’S ONLY BEACH POLO TOURNAMENT TO RETURN TO CABLE BEACH IN 2014

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PINCTADA CABLE BEACH POLO AUSTRALIA’S ONLY BEACH POLO TOURNAMENT TO RETURN TO CABLE BEACH IN 2014 MEDIA RELEASE:  28 January 2014 Following on from the success of last year’s event, Pinctada Cable Beach Polo will return to Broome on 24th and 25th May 2014, with an expanded line-up and exciting new community initiatives. The three day festival, Australia’s only beach polo tournament, attracts visitors from around Australia and the world as well as some of the world’s best polo players to the famous pearling town in the Kimberley region of northwest Australia. Pinctada Cable Beach Polo 2014 is the cornerstone of a…

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Pinctada Cable Beach Polo a bronze winner for the 2013 Perth Airport WA Tourism Awards.

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Tourism Council WA has announced the 2013 Pinctada Cable Beach Polo Festival is a Bronze winner in the Major Festivals and Events category for the 2013 Perth Airport WA Tourism Awards. Sunsmart Ironman Western Australia was awarded gold and Perth’s Festival of Cycling silver. Tourism Council WA CEO Evan Hall said “the Perth Airport WA Tourism Awards highlight tourism excellence and reflect the passion and professionalism of WA tourism operators.”

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