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Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park Entry Ticket

  • Discover the ancient traditions of the Tjapukai people at Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park in Cairns
  • Enjoy an authentic Australian cultural experience
  • Enjoy interactive crafts and activities, such as learning how to throw a spear and catch a boomerang
Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park Entry Ticket
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Entry to Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park. Hotel pickup and drop off is not included
From Cairns hotels
Entry to Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park. Includes pickup and drop-off from Cairns hotels
From Northern Beaches hotels
Entry to Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park. Includes pickup and drop-off from Palm Cove and Northern Beaches hotels
Discover the living history of Australia’s indigenous Tjapukai people with all-day admission to the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park near Cairns. Hear stories of the Dreamtime, watch a corroboree performance and take part in interactive actives such as boomerang throwing, didgeridoo playing and fire making. Immerse yourself in traditional Tjapukai culture during informative talks and storytelling. Hotel transport from Cairns, Palm Cove and Northern Beaches is optional.
What to Expect
Make your way to the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park, located a 15-minute drive from Cairns or Palm Cove, or opt for round-trip hotel transport. On arrival, you can choose from a variety of cultural activities, performances and educational talks that immerse you in the traditions of this Aboriginal group as you interact with members of the Tjapukai community.
Learn how to throw a spear, catch a boomerang and make a fire; discover native plants and seeds used in traditional medicine; view murals depicting the Dreamtime,

Please see the Itinerary section below for a complete list of activities included with your admission ticket. Allow a minimum of three hours to fully enjoy the offerings at the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park.
Reviews (55)
1 - 5 of 51 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Informative experience

Although they had been busy earlier that day by late morning we were the only guests and we had the tour to ourselves. We saw the Dreamtime dance theatre and then Gordon our guide showed us bush plants used for food and medicine and taught...More

Thank Marilyn K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
More of "fun family time" than a historical / cultural place.

I recently arrived in Australia without much knowledge about the history of this land so i wanted to get to know more of it, starting with the aboriginal culture here. So I've been told this cultural park should be on my list. Unfortunately i didn't...More

2  Thank Pierre F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Centre

A visit to Tjapukai would have to be a highlight of holiday in Cairns Queensland. Whilst the biggest attraction would be activities on the Reef, Tjapukai provides the opportunity to get a greater understanding of the area's culture especially the local indigenous culture. The guided...More

Thank Robert r
Reviewed 27 August 2018
Wonderful experience

Our second visit, 17 years ago was our first visit and it was even better than we remembered . Authentic Aboriginal experience with song and dance and demonstrations with hands on boomerang and spear throwing . We were lucky to have one of the guides...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Excellent & informative

Came here first before doing the Skyrail trip into rainforest. Didn't know what to expect, but it was fabulous. The reprentatives of the Tjapukai were excellent hosts, providing good introduction to their culture, beliefs and customs. Demonstrations of didgeridoo, spear throwing, boomerang throwing, dance, food...More

Thank comingorgoing
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