Self-Drive to Mossman Gorge in the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Daintree Rainforest and experience this incredible destination from the perspective of its traditional Aboriginal owners. Discover pristine rainforest and waterfalls. Mossman Gorge contains the oldest, continuously surviving rainforest on the planet. The Dreamtime Walks affords you exclusive access to Kuku Yalanji land with an experienced Indigenous guide.
Welcome to Country traditional smoking ceremony • 1.5 hour Aboriginal guided Dreamtime Walk • Entrance and free access to Mossman Gorge Shuttle Bus • Exclusive access to Kuku Yalanji land • Visit to sacred ceremony site • small groups (approx. 15 guests) Bush tea and damper
What to bring
Shorts, T-shirt, hat, sunscreen, insect repellent, bottle of water, poncho (if required)
Nestled in the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Daintree Rainforest, Mossman Gorge is home to the oldest, continuously surviving rainforest on earth. Situated 90 minutes (80 kilometres) from Cairns and a short drive (20 minutes) from Port Douglas.
A must do for anyone visiting Mossman Gorge, the Dreamtime Walk immerses you in ancient culture and customs. The walks take visitors on a journey along private, gentle tracks, visiting special places and culturally significant sites, past traditional bark shelters and over meandering cool rainforest streams.
Your experienced Indigenous guide will demonstrate traditional plant use, identify bush food and traditions like making bush soaps and ochre paint. Experience stunning rainforest on private walking trails and see traditional huts or humpies while your guide provides an enchanting narrative of the rainforest and the special relationship between people and country in this unique tropical environment.
At the end of your tour enjoy traditional bush tea and damper. The remainder of the day is yours to explore Mossman Gorge at your leisure and take in the beauty of it's pristine rainforest and maybe take a dip in the cool streams.