Kuku Yalanji Cultural Habitat Tours

From AUD $90.00
  • Duration: 2 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Cooya Beach, QLD
  • Product code: KUKU
On this 2.5 hour tour your Kuku Yalanji guide will introduce you to the traditional fishing and gathering techniques including spear throwing and handling as it is still practised today. With spear in hand, join one of the Kubirri warra brothers Linc or Brandon Walker who will guide you for an informative walk along the white sandy beach and waters of Cooya Beach through coastal mudflats and mangrove habitat teeming with aquatic life, in search of mud-crabs, mussels and small fish.

Cooya Beach is a unique coastal place which has three diverse ecosystems - beach, mangrove and coastal reef - that are connected to each other by the ever-changing mudflats and tidal lagoons.

Along the way your guide will highlight some of the coastal and mangrove plants which have long been used for medicinal purposes and food by the Kuku Yalanji people.

At the end of the tour feast on your catch of the day with freshly home made damper and a refreshing drink.

Tour times are 9.30am and 1.30pm - tour subject to tides.
We will notify you by email which is the best time if not chosen for the day
A map/directions to Cooya Beach will be attached to your booking confirmation.

Remember to bring hat, sunscreen, insect repellant, water - wear light clothing - shorts, t shirt

If you do not have a car we offer the Daintree Dreaming Day Tour which includes pickup and drop off at your accommodation from Cairns and Port Douglas   Please visit our website  http://www.adventurenorthaustralia.com - Daintree Dreaming Day Tour