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. The Dreamtime Walks affords you exclusive access to Kuku Yalanji land with an experienced Indigenous guide.
Welcome to Country smoking ceremony • 1.5 hour Aboriginal guided Dreamtime Walk
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.