Discover Aboriginal Culture at Tjapukai


Enjoy a fun day at Tjapukai Cultural Park learning about the rich culture of the local Aboriginal people. Witness the ancient dreamtime story of the Tjapukai people. Gain an understanding into the impacts of the stolen generation and be inspired by Indigenous heroes past and present as you wander through the History and Heroes walk. Join the world famous Tjapukai Aboriginal dancers in a corroboree celebration and fire making ceremony in the Cultural Village.Gain an insight into the gathering and cooking of bush foods and the medicinal values of native plants, learn first hand from a warrior about traditional hunting methods and tribal law. Throw a spear with the help of a traditional milay spear thrower and learn the art of throwing a returning boomerang. Journey through the complex techniques of playing a didgeridoo, then be tantalised by the smell of the meat being unearthed from the Bayngga underground oven and enjoy a delicious taste test. Enjoy a brief city sights tour also enroute to the pier.
  • Tour Code

    YK1180

  • Location

    Cairns Yorkeys Knob

  • Activity Types

  • Experience Types

    Sightseeing

  • Duration

    4 hours

  • Fitness Level

    Moderate

  • Price

    Adult from $109.99
    Children (12 & under) from $109.99


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