3 Hour Guided Eco Cultural Tour

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Journey back in time travelling by river boat to discover a cultural landscape through the eyes of the Mandingalbay Yidinji people, the traditional owners of the country that lies just across waters from the Cairns CBD.

100% Indigenous owned and operated, join the Mandingalbay Yidinji people on their land and sea country as they share ancient stories from a timeless culture. Experience the healing powers of a traditional welcome to country smoking ceremony, learn about this proclaimed Indigenous Protected Area where for the last 10 years the Traditional Owners have worked in collaboration with scientists and National Park rangers to conserve and protect a unique mangrove, wetland – now once again full of life.

Move away from our modern life and walk with first nations people as you connect and experience Mandingalbay Yidinji Peoples Country and Culture.

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Duration: 3 hours
Starts: Cairns City, Australia
Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours



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Journey back in time travelling by river boat to discover a cultural landscape through the eyes of the Mandingalbay Yidinji people, the traditional owners of the country that lies just across waters from the Cairns CBD.

100% Indigenous owned and operated, join the Mandingalbay Yidinji people on their land and sea country as they share ancient stories from a timeless culture. Experience the healing powers of a traditional welcome to country smoking ceremony, learn about this proclaimed Indigenous Protected Area where for the last 10 years the Traditional Owners have worked in collaboration with scientists and National Park rangers to conserve and protect a unique mangrove, wetland – now once again full of life.

Move away from our modern life and walk with first nations people as you connect and experience Mandingalbay Yidinji Peoples Country and Culture.

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Stop At: Cairns, Cairns, Cairns Region, Queensland

3 Hour Guided Eco Cultural Tour
– Board our new river cruise vessel for a ride across Trinity Inlet from the Cairns Marina.
– Authentic Mandingalbay Yidinji welcome and cleansing smoking ceremony
– Tour of an Indigenous Protected Area (IPA) and learn about the conservation programs conducted by Indigenous Rangers.
– 20 minute guided walk discovering the Mandingalbay Yidinji Bush supermarket and pharmacy.
– Light Refreshments (coconut damper, tea, and fresh fruit).
– Return Transfers.

Duration: 3 hours



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