Kuku Yalanji Indigenous Cultural Beach Walk

The Kuku Yalanji people are the traditional rainforest people of North Queensland.

This fantastic Tour is 100% Aboriginal owned and operated.

With two daily departures at 9:30 am and 1:30 pm from Cooya Beach.  This Tour commences at 1 Palm Court Cooya Beach.

The Kuku Yalanji people inhabitant the region from Cooktown in the north to Chillagoe in the West and Port Douglas in the South.

This traditional fishing ground is just 15 minutes north of Port Douglas.

To begin, meet a Kuku Yalanji Traditional Custodian for a rare insight into their Culture.

Discover how the Walker family continue to maintain their heritage, including their traditional hunting and gathering activities.

After explaining the cultural importance of this country, your guide will then introduce you to traditional spear throwing and fishing.

Hunt & Gather

Next, follow your guide along Cooya Beach through the mangroves and across mudflats. At the same time, observing cultural medicine and food plants.

Join your guides as they continue their daily hunting, including spearfishing and gathering of food for their families.

During this Tour listen to traditional stories about the land, family and heritage.  The guide will also show you Kuku Yalaji artifacts.

Afterwards, the Kuku Yalaji guides will prepare the food that has gathered.  Then all guests sample the delicious catch of the day.

A fantastic insight into the oldest indigenous culture on the planet!

“Protecting, Practising & Sharing Our Culture”

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