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Daintree Dreaming Day Tour (Adventure North)

Rate Option Adults Children Infants Families Extras
Daintree Dreaming with Ngadiku Dreamtime Walk (ANDDN) $337.00 $279.00 N/A $1,193.00 N/A
Daintree Dreamingt (ANDD) $259.00 $240.00 N/A $998.00 N/A

Children:  4 - 14 years.

Family Rate: 2 adults and 2 children.

Rates valid until 31st March 2020.

NOTE:  Itineraries can operate in reverse due to tides at Cooya Beach.

Prices are shown in Australian dollars and include GST. Prices subject to change without notice.

Departs Daily

If you want a very authentic indigenous experience and are prepared to hunt for your food and possibly even slip over in the mud in pursuit of your catch, this is the right tour for you.

Travel by a 4WD modified vehicle from your accommodation to Cooya Beach, here your guide hands over the mastery to one of the Walker Brothers. You will each take a spear and go to the beachfront to practice spearing coconuts. This prepares you for the real hunt, as you will soon begin to walk knee deep in the ocean waters to spear for crabs. Once the spearing is done it is into the mangroves to collect nice meaty shellfish for eating. Catches are placed into a bucket to be cooked at the main house. During the walk and catch you are learning about bush tucker and medicine and if the season is right you have the opportunity to taste and apply some of these e.g. natural eye drops or edible flowers.

Back at the Walker brothers house morning tea is served as sweets but the more adventurous can taste the marine life caught and cooked fresh. This is a relaxed family setting, the brothers enjoy sharing their cultural knowledge whilst demonstrating different artifacts and their uses.

  From here you will visit Mossman Gorge Centre to have lunch.  The tour has two package options - to choose either an nterpretive guided rainforest walk or an Indigenous guided walk (Ngadiku Dreamtime Walk).

Departure Daily

Departs Cairns: 7.30am    /    Depart Port Douglas:  8.30am

Return Cairns:  6.30pm    /    Return Port Dougals:  5.30pm

Includes:

  • Return transfers
  • Morning tea
  • Spear hunting
  • Mangroves walk, informative talk and collecting shellfish to eat
  • Daintree Rainforest informative guided walk
  • Learn about bush tucker and bush medicine
  • Visit to the Walker Brothers home
  • Lunch at Mossman Gorge

Bring your own: Hat, towels, swimwear, insect repellant, and cash for optional purchases.

 

 




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