Yampi Sound is a part of the Indian Ocean off the coast of northwestern Australia, located between King Sound and Collier Bay. The islands of the Buccaneer Archipelago, located in the sound, contain rich silver and iron ore deposits.
Many creeks discharge directly into the sound including Coppermine Creek, Crocodile Creek, Silvergull Creek and Dogleg Creek. The Sound contains many islands of the Buccaneer Archipelago the largest being Koolan Island; others include: Cockatoo Island, Irvine Island, Bathurst Island, Finch Islands, Hidden Island, Baylis Islands and Iron Islands.
Things to see and do
* Buccaneer Archipelago
* King Sound
* Collier Bay
* Koolan Island
Cruise Season - Jan - Dec
Currency - Australian Dollar (AUD)
Language - English
Time - GMT plus ten hours
Electricity - 2 angled pins and 1 flat pin centered below Australian style
International Country Telephone Code - 61
Travel Links - Yampi Sound is accessible by boat from Derby, in the Kimberley Region of Western Australia.