Adventure North Australia Daintree Dreaming Day Tour

Adventure North Australia
Daintree Dreaming Day Tour


This fun, exclusive day tour allows you to join in a real Aboriginal cultural experience.A spectacular cultural journey taking you from coast to rainforest experiencing natural beauty and ancient culture of the Kuku Yalanji people.


Starts: Cairns QLD, Australia
Ends: Cairns QLD, Australia

Your day includes:

Complimentary hotel transfers from Cairns, Northern Beaches and Port Douglas
2 hour coastal and mangrove walk with Kuku Yalanji Cultural Habitat Tours.

Travel to Cooya Beach north of Port Douglas and meet with the Kubirri Warra brothers who follow the traditions of their ancestors. This special place is a traditional fishing ground of the Kuku Yalanji. This unique coastal place has three diverse ecosystems – beach, mangroves and coastal reef – that are connected to each other by the every changing mud-flats and tidal lagoons.  The brothers teach their guests how to throw a spear and demonstrate how to search and hunt for fish, mud crabs and mussels. Learn about bush tucker and medicines before enjoying home made damper on the balcony of the family home and taste your catch of the day.

Welcome to Country Ceremony at Mossman Gorge:You are welcomed with a traditional ‘smoking’ ceremony.  This ceremony is conducted by Aboriginal people with specialised cultural knowledge to welcome people to their land. It is a ceremony of spiritual cleansing, to ward off evil spirits and to ensure that while you are on the traditional land of Kuku Yalanji people, you are accepted and honoured. 

Mossman Gorge Centre -Lunch is included at the Mayi Cafe.  The specially designed menu featuring predominantly locally sourced produce infused with Indigenous bush ingredients.

Guided interpretive Rainforest tour at Mossman Gorge.
Nestled in the World Heritage Listed Daintree Rainforest, Mossman Gorge contains the oldest, continuously surviving rainforest on earth. Experience this pristine natural wonder, with a guided rainforest walk with Adventure North’s qualified guide who will unlock the secrets of this fascinating ecosystem. You will see strange primitive plants and there is time for a swim in this magical rainforest environment, so don’t forget your swimmers.

Optional Extra– A must do for every visitor to Mossman Gorge are the Ngadiku Dreamtime Walks, conducted by the local Indigenous guides. Ngadiku (Nar-di-gul) means stories and legends from a long time ago in local Kuku Yalanji language. The walks take visitors on a journey along private, gentle tracks, visiting special places and culturally significant sites, past traditional bark shelters and over meandering cool rainforest streams.$75.00 per adult $37.00 per child $187.00 per family 2 ad 2 ch

This is an excellent tour for people of all ages, you just need an adventurous spirit

**Please note: tour may operate in reverse due to tide times at Cooya Beach

**Please note: We take individual bookings, however we require a minimum of 4 people to operate the tour**
We will notify you by email if minimum numbers for the tour have not been met, this is usually through our slow season of April – June.

July through to March is our peak season


Terms & Conditions

A minimum of 4 people is required to run any of our tours. We will notify you if the minimal numbers have not been met and a full refund will be given. Adventure North Australia (the operator) operate throughout regions that are remote and maybe effected by weather and road conditions. Our Cooktown Tours operate on the 4wd Bloomfield Track and is subject to weather and road conditions. An alternative route via the inland road, Mulligan Highway will be taken in these circumstances – no refund or compensation if this alternative route is taken. The operator will endeavour to adhere to all tour details as published, however, circumstances beyond our control, such as road, weather conditions or mechanical failure may require to to alter or cancel any route, itinerary departure without notice but with full consideration for your enjoyment. NO REFUND or compensation will be given in these circumstances. The operator reserves the right to cancel any tour, change vehicle type, alter the itinerary or arrange an alternative operator if necessary.

In addition to WTC’s terms and conditions; Adventure North Australia Cancellation Policy: Cancellations within 2 days of the start date incur a 100% fee. Between 2 and 7 days incur a 50% fee.


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