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Half Day Aboriginal Coastal Survival Experience | KYCSE

Departing: Cairns

Pickup: Cairns, Port Douglas

Aboriginal Guided Tour
  • Learn how to spear and catch food in these traditional fishing grounds and mangroves. 
  • Discover the many natural medicines found in bush tucker among the mudflats and tidal lagoons. 
  • Enjoy a small group, personalised experience.
  • Experience a unique Aboriginal Australian cultural encounter and connection in a stunning beach setting.

Arriving at beautiful Cooya Beach (Kuyu Kuyu), experienced local Aboriginal guides will teach you how to spear and catch food in these traditional fishing grounds and mangroves. Learn how to survive using such age-old traditions.

After being picked up from your Cairns or Port Douglas accommodation, you’re driven up on the picturesque scenic coastal road the Great Barrier Reef Drive.

Arriving at beautiful Cooya Beach (Kuyu Kuyu), experienced local Aboriginal guides will teach you how to spear and catch food in these traditional fishing grounds and mangroves.

Learn how to survive using one of the oldest living cultures age-old traditions of hunting and gathering of food.

Learn also how to collect an amazing variety of bush foods as your experienced guides teach you all about their traditional gathering methods and culture.

You could find mud crabs, fish, periwinkles or mussels!

Tuck into a delicious Aussie morning tea at the guides’ family home and taste the freshly gathered food cooked in a tasty, local way.

Also, discover the many natural medicines found in bush tucker among the mudflats and tidal lagoons.

The tour’s small group sizes offer a more personalised experience while this authentic cultural encounter provides the chance of a special connection with the Aboriginal people and their traditional life. 

Half Day Coastal Survival Tour with Aboriginal guides

After being picked up from your accommodation, you’re taken on the fabulous scenic coastal drive up to beautiful Cooya Beach (Kuyu Kuyu). In this lovely setting lie traditional fishing grounds where experienced local Aboriginal guides teach you about their culture. Learn how to spear and collect an amazing variety of bush foods as well as nature’s medicines among the mudflats and tidal lagoons. Be taught how to survive using age-old traditions and experiences of the land. Being a hands-on experience as well having a small group size ensure the tour is more personalised. This genuine cultural encounter offers the opportunity of a special connection with the Aboriginal people and their traditional life. 

Included In Price

  • Guided
  • Courtesy return transfers
  • Air conditioned vehicle
  • Morning Tea
  • Entry fees included in cost
  • Small group size 4-14 maximum
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Cairns

Departure Time
  • Cairns 7.00am
  • Departs Port Douglas 8:30am
Departure Instructions

Returns: Cairns 1.00pm & Port Douglas 12.00pm

Pickup Locations
  • Cairns
  • Port Douglas
Destinations
  • Daintree Rainforest
  • Cooya Beach (Kuyu Kuyu)
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday

Duration

Half day (morning)

Fitness Level Required

Medium

Additional Information
  • If a private charter is arranged for this tour, French or German tour languages can be offered.
  • All tours must be reconfirmed 48 hrs prior to travel.
  • We require a minimum of 4 passengers for the tour to operate. Booking pending until minimum numbers reached
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Water bottle
  • Camera

  • Child rates for 4-14 years
  • Younger children are welcome on private charter tours

All cancellations must be in writing. Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee. Please see our terms and conditions  for details prior to booking.

  • Outside 48 hours before departure full refund is given.
  • Less than 48 hours prior to departure a 100% cancellation fee will apply.

Aboriginal Coastal Survival Tour | Half Day | KYCSE

Departing: Cairns

Pickup: Cairns, Port Douglas

Aboriginal Guided Tour

From

au$149.00

Prices are AUD, per adult and include all levies fees and taxes.

Child: au$99.00
Family: au$496.00

Tour Code: 385

From

au$149.00

15 yrs & over

4 - 14 yrs

Ages of Children
(Discounts May Apply)
Phone
1300 231 118
WhatsApp
+61 427 074 745
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BarrierReefAustralia
Phone
1300 231 118
WhatsApp
+61 427 074 745
WeChat
BarrierReefAustralia

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