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Tour ID: 10059422

Enjoy a 2.5 hour guided tour with all the inclusions of General Admission, followed by learning how to traditionally paint a returning boomerang and the intricate art of weaving, using plants and grasses. Create your own natural, rainforest style jewellery utilising crystals, seeds and wooden beads. . Join your personal Indigenous Tour Guide on a guided Bush Food Trail and learn about native plants, bush foods and traditional medicine.

Take home three hand-made souvenirs.

This package includes a General Admission ticket and cannot be purchased as a standalone product.

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Tour Details

  • Included in price:

    • Return transfers from accommodaiton
    • Creation Story
    • Art of My People
    • Tjapukai Aboriginal Dance Performance
    • Bush Foods and Medicines Presentation
    • Hunting and Weapons Demonstration
    • Didgeridoo Show
    • Boomerang and Spear Throwing
    • Personalised Indigenous Tour Guide
    • Learn about native plants, bush foods and traditional medicine
    • Taste native fruit jams with homemade damper and billy tea
    • Learn the art of weaving
    • Paint a boomerang with Indigenous artist
    • Learn the art of weaving
    • Make traditional Jewellery
    • Take home three unique handmade souvenirs

  • Available for purchase/hire:

    • The Tjapukai Retail Store is open from 9:00am to 5:00pm. Take your time and purchase an authentic indigenous souvenir, piece of artwork, didgeridoo, boomerang, CD or book - come and see the range of gifts for all budgets for yourself!
    • The Flame Tree restaurant and cafe is open for Lunch every day.
    • Night Fire By Tjapukai – Nightly Dinner & Show

  • Duration:

    The Bush Food Trail and Cultural Creations packages take approximately 45 minutes each, and are an additional activity to the General Admission guided tours. We advise you allow 2 hours on top of the 2.5 hour guided tour.

  • Departure:

    9:00 AM Daily

  • Return:

    Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park is open daily 9.00am to 5.00pm except Christmas day.

  • Departure points:

    Cairns

  • Pickup/departure instructions:

    We offer pick ups from Cairns and northern beaches accommodation between 8 and 9am for your transfer to Tjapukai. Return transfers leave Tjapukai for Cairns accommodation at 12:30, 2:30, 3:15, 4:15, 4:50, and for northern beaches at 3:45 and 5:20pm. Please call us to book your pick up. 07-4042-9999.

  • What to bring:

    Comfortable walking shoes, a hat, sunscreen, and your camera!

  • Fitness level required:

    Not specified

  • Child policies:

    Children 3 years of age and under are complimentary. Children aged 4-14 are admitted at child prices. 15 years and above are admitted at adult prices.

  • Additional Information:

    Tjapukai accepts cash, major credit cards, travellers cheques, and has EFTPOS facilities available.

  • Destinations:

    Cairns

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