Aboriginal Tours & Experiences

Aboriginal Tours

Our Daintree Dreaming program is an exclusive and spectacular Aboriginal cultural journey from coast to rainforest to experience natural beauty and ancient culture.  Included in Tourism Australia’s “Discover Aboriginal Experiences” collective, part of Tourism Australia’s Signature Experiences of Australia program.

These private touring experiences are operated in luxury vehicles with your own experienced guide.

Choose between 2 amazing Aboriginal adventures – Traditional Aboriginal Fishing or Aboriginal Art & Culture

Options available to upgrade your tour at Mossman gorge to include the Ngadiku Dreamtime Walk at Mossman Gorge, as you absorb the legends shared by your Indigenous guide and sip delicious Billy-tea and enjoy damper scones.

With the traditional owners of the land, be immersed into their culture, their beliefs and their home.

Down Under Tours is your source for touring all the cultural, scenic, and historic attractions of Indigenous North Queensland.

Traditional Aboriginal Fishing

Have a hands-on experience learning about Aboriginal culture on this private tour. Visit Cooya Beach (Kuyu Kuyu) for a 2.5 hour coastal group walk with a local Kuku Yalanji member to learn hunting and gathering skills and techniques passed down through generations that are still used to gather their family’s food today. Enjoy lunch and explore the ancient rainforest of Mossman Gorge, learning about the Aboriginal culture and history from your experienced personal guide.

Private tour 1- 6 passengers

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Aboriginal Art & Culture

Delve into the ancient culture of local Aboriginal people on this unique private tour. Take a 1.5 hour art class at Janbal Gallery with Aboriginal artist, Brian ‘Binna’ Swindley. Binna will share his experiences, his culture and how his people share their stories through art. Take your own canvas to take home, learning techniques from Binna. Enjoy a lunch before venturing into the ancient rainforest of Mossman Gorge to learn about this place as the home of the local Kuku Yalanji people.

Private tour 1- 6 passengers

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Daintree Dreaming Day Tour

A unique experience awaits today; an exclusive and spectacular journey discovering the ancient Aboriginal culture of the Kuku Yalanji people. Join an Aboriginal guide and journey to the ancient rainforest of Mossman Gorge. You can choose to book either an Aboriginal Art Class or a Traditional Fishing and Gathering Walk. Also included is a delicious lunch at Mossman Gorge Centre. Tour operated by Adventure North Australia.

Scheduled small group tour max 16 passengers

Available from April 1st 2022

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Looking for an Aboriginal Experience to add to your Incentive program ?

Our unique Daintree Dreaming tour itineraries can be tailored to suit your programs’ time, budget and clients’ interests.  Suitable for private VIP touring through to large groups ex Cairns, Palm Cove or Port Douglas.

Contact our experienced Business Events Team to discuss your program,

phone 07 4047 9004 or email  groups@downundertours.com