We must learn the secrets it holds by listening to the stories told by its traditional owners. It will make us appreciate the natural heritage of our landscapes, In 2007, Maryanne Jacques, Kuku Yalanji, Linc and Brandon Walker. In partnership with the brothers, she created our signature Aboriginal experience, Daintree Dreaming to help share the real culture of North Queensland with visitors from around the world. We are proud members of Tourism Australia’s “Discover Aboriginal Experiences” collective, part of Tourism Australia’s Signature Experiences of Australia program, and pride ourselves on supporting Indigenous Tourism throughout our region. Discover our incredible region with one of our world-class Aboriginal Tours.
This unique and exclusive tour unveils the mysteries of both the traditional fishing and gathering grounds of Cooya Beach and the World Heritage Daintree National Park in one incredible day tour. Wander through lush Rainforest, experience the pristine waters of Mossman Gorge and learn traditional fishing and gathering techniques like catching crab from a Kubirri Warra clan member before damper on the balcony of the family home.
2 Day Daintree Dreaming
Immerse yourself in the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Daintree Rainforest with this two-day tour. Day one follows our Daintree Dreaming itinerary before an overnight stay in comfortable Rainforest accommodation. Rejoin your guide the following morning for a walk along Cape Tribulation Beach followed by a Daintree River Cruise and, later, an Aboriginal art class where you’ll listen to storytelling and create your own souvenir of Australian art.
Daintree Dreaming with Ngadiku Walk
Participate in our Daintree Dreaming day tour with the Ngadiku Walk upgrade at Mossman Gorge included. Learn traditional fishing and gathering techniques at Cooya Beach from a Kubirri Warra clan member as you explore beach, mangrove and mudflat habitats. Discover the ancient truths about plants, bush food, traditional soaps and ochre paint as you wander private tracks with an experienced Indigenous guide at Mossman Gorge on the Ngadiku Walk.
Kuku Yalanji Cultural Coastal Walk
Self-drive to Cooya Beach and with spear in hand, join one of the Kubirri warra brothers Linc or Brandon Walker who will guide you for an informative walk along the beach and waters of Cooya Beach through coastal mudflats and mangrove habitat teeming with aquatic life, in search of mud-crabs, mussels and small fish. Note: this is a self-drive itinerary.
Mossman Gorge Dreamtime Walk
Self-drive to The Mossman Gorge Centre where you will be welcomed with a traditional smoking ceremony of spiritual cleansing before embarking on a gentle one-and-a-half-hour guided walk on private walking trails with an experienced Indigenous guide. Learn about traditional plant use, identify bush food and traditions like making bush soaps and ochre paint. Note: this is a self-drive itinerary.