Daintree Dreaming Info
DAINTREE DREAMING DAY TOUR:
The Daintree Rainforest is the oldest living rainforest in the world, and the Kuku Yalanji people have been living within this environment for thousands of years. This unique tour will demonstrate Daintree at its best, whilst you learn of this area’s rich Aboriginal culture and history, combined with enriching guided rainforest walks and spectacular Mossman Gorge. It truly is a magical day out!
What Makes it Great?
- Return accommodation transfers
- 2 hour Aboriginal coastal walk with Kuku Yalanji Cultural Habitat tours
- Traditional hunting & gathering techniques
- Bush tucker & medicine
- Morning Tea of homemade damper
- Lunch at Mossman Gorge Centre
- Guided Rainforest Walk at Mossman Gorge
- Opportunity to swim at Mossman Gorge
- Janbal Aboriginal Art Gallery
- Departs Monday, Wednesday, Friday & Sunday
- Pick up from Cairns: 7:30am - 6:30pm
- Pick up from Northern Beaches (Trinity Beach, Palm Cove): 7:50am - 6:00pm
- Pick up from Port Douglas: 08:30am - 5:30pm
What to Bring:
- Hat & Sunglasses
- Sunscreen & insect repellent
- Swimmers & towel
- Bottle of water & Camera
- Light coloured clothing, shorts
Kuku Yalanji Cultural Habitat Tours. – 2 hour Coastal and Mangrove walk
Travel to Cooya Beach north of Port Douglas and meet with the Kubirri Warra brothers who follow the traditions of their ancestors. This special place is a traditional fishing ground of the Kuku Yalanji. This unique coastal place has three diverse ecosystems – beach, mangroves and coastal reef – that are connected to each other by the every changing mudflats and tidal lagoons. The brothers teach their guests how to throw a spear and demonstrate how to search and hunt for fish, mud crabs and mussels. Learn about bush tucker and medicines before enjoying home- made damper and catch of the day on the families balcony.
Janbal Gallery Mossman – Aboriginal Art Experience
Enjoy and share in an authentic Aboriginal art experience with Binna, Artist in residence. Learn about the Dreamtime, animals and stories of country of the Aboriginal people of the Mossman region. Take home a memento of your time spent with Binna.
Mossman Gorge Centre – Lunch – Guided rainforest Walk
Journey into the lush rainforest of Mossman Gorge and experience the wonders of the World Heritage Listed Daintree Rainforest with pristine waterfalls, vivid flora and fauna. All the while immersing yourself in its enchanting stores and rich indigenous heritage. Connect with the lives, culture and beliefs of the local Kuku Yalanji community and experience, first hand, their connection to the natural environment. A visit to Mossman Gorge is a must on any adventurer’s trip to Tropical North Queensland.
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Daintree Dreaming Guest Reviews (1)
Monday, October 10, 2011
Great family experience, a must when visiting carins.
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Daintree Dreaming Rates
|All prices shown in Australian Dollars|
|Prices valid from now until 31 March 2015|
|1 Day Daintree Dreaming||Adult||Child||Family|
|1 Day Daintree Dreaming||$219||$199||n/a|
|Child Age = 3-14 years|
|Family = 2 Adults & 2 Children|
|WE DO NOT CHARGE BOOKING FEES OR CREDIT CARD SURCHARGES|