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Magabala Books

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Magnificent Magabala

I have been a volunteer narrator with Queensland Narrating Service for almost 15 years, and during... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Clem F
Unusual indigenous books and souvenirs

Located right opposite the Broome Visitor Centre, this shop is run by indigenous people, and sells... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2016
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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6 Aug 2018
“Magnificent Magabala”
1 Sep 2016
“Unusual indigenous books and souvenirs”
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1 Bagot St | Kimberley Region, Broome, Western Australia 6725, Australia
+61 8 9192 1991
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

I have been a volunteer narrator with Queensland Narrating Service for almost 15 years, and during this time I have narrated over 130 books for the vision impaired and handicapped. I have narrated many books published by Magabala Books and found to be of extremely...More

Thank Clem F
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Located right opposite the Broome Visitor Centre, this shop is run by indigenous people, and sells books they publish themselves, on indigenous customs, art, lifestyle etc, as well as a range of childrens' books and some lovely textiles with woodblock prints made by a local...More

Thank yvwords
Reviewed 15 June 2016

We were searching for a book called 'Our World' that the children from One Arm Point had written. We went to the visitors information centre and they had also run out so sent us to Magabala Books. Amazing bookshop with wonderful books. They had the...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2016

our suitcases were not big enough to buy a copy of each book, we did buy a couple and a doll, the lady was very helpful, it was a great visit and since then we have managed to buy some of the books and have...More

Thank mandr268
Reviewed 25 September 2012 via mobile

As well as offering a unique cultural collection Magabala Books delivers timely and friendly service!

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Reviewed 13 February 2012

I have been purchasing Magabala books now for 2 and a half years, I love the fact that all books are written and illustrated by Indigenous Australians whom are keeping their culture strong and true by creating such wonderful stories and artwork to share with...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2012

What a delight it was to stoep into the shop front at Magabala Books! I can only recommend a visit there if you are lloking for books of indigenous authors and illustrators!

1  Thank Christine E
Reviewed 31 October 2011

A wonderful place to visit. A small retail area, but laden with so many beautiful books. I thoroughly enjoyed the experience, especially talking about the books with the staff, who also recommended other local spots to visit. A small working publishing house that works at...More

3  Thank Kuka C
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