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Ngadiku Dreamtime Walks - Mossman Gorge Centre
Mossman, Douglas Area

Indicative Rate* $55.00 to $75.00 Tour and Admission

07 4099 7000
0488 086 877
walk@mossmangorge.com.au
www.mossmangorge.com.au

Description

Be taken on a journey steeped in heritage, ancient culture and traditions.

A "must do" for every visitor to Mossman Gorge are the Indigenous guided Dreamtime Walks, conducted by the local Indigenous people. Ngadiku (Nar-di-gul) meaning stories and legends from a long time ago in local Kuku Yalanji language, takes visitors on a journey along private, easy graded tracks, visiting special places and culturally significant sites, past traditional bark shelters and over meandering cool rainforest streams.

Property Details

Facilities

  • Car park
    Car park
  • Guide
    Guide

Activities

  • Walking
    Walking

Other Information

Children:
Children will find the Dreamtime Walks and educational tour as well as learning about the local Kuku Yalanji people. Special family rates on all Dreamtime Tours. School Groups welcome

Disabled:
They have special areas on their Eco Shuttle buses which allow for wheelchair access. Ramps also available. In the national park the platform walk is wheelchair accessible

Access Tour

All tours start from the Mossman Gorge Centre where you board the Eco Shuttle bus. This is also the area that the Eco Shuttle bus leave from on a regular basis to the National Park and return. They run around every 15 minutes

Departure Point

All Ngadiku Dreamtime Walks leave from the Shuttle stop via the Art Gallery at the Mossman Gorge Centre


Dreamtime Gorge Walk

Indigenous Dreamtime Walk

You are welcomed with a traditional 'smoking' ceremony that cleanses and wards off bad spirits. The walk then meanders through stunning rainforest and takes in traditional huts or humpies. Your experienced interpretive Indigenous guide demonstrates traditional plant use, identify bush food sources and provide an enchanting narrative of the rainforest and their special relationship with this unique tropical environment. A stop at 'the Beach', gives you the opportunity for a refreshing swim in this water hole, where your guide demonstrates traditions like making bush soaps and ochre painting. At the end of the tour enjoy traditional bush tea and damper.

Features: Traditional smoking ceremony, stories of the Kuku Yalanji culture and traditions, traditional huts (humpies), swimming hole, rainforest bush food, ochre painting.

Tour Information


Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2013 - 31 Mar 2015
10:00am - 11:30am
10:00am - 11:30am
10:00am - 11:30am
10:00am - 11:30am
10:00am - 11:30am
10:00am - 11:30am
10:00am - 11:30am
10am - Dreamtime Gorge Walks
Departures from 24 Jul 2013 - 01 Apr 2015
11:00am - 12:30pm
11:00am - 12:30pm
11:00am - 12:30pm
11:00am - 12:30pm
11:00am - 12:30pm
11:00am - 12:30pm
11:00am - 12:30pm
11am - Dreamtime Gorge Walk
Departures from 24 Jul 2014 - 01 Apr 2015
12:00pm - 1:30pm
12:00pm - 1:30pm
12:00pm - 1:30pm
12:00pm - 1:30pm
12:00pm - 1:30pm
12:00pm - 1:30pm
12:00pm - 1:30pm
12NN - Dreamtime Gorge Walk

Tour Departs From

Rates*

FromToInclusions
$55.00$55.00Adult Tour Only


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome.



* Please note: These rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available costs of listed products and services. To obtain a firm price from the provider, please use the contact the operator. All prices are quoted in Australian dollars.

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