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Aboriginal Art and Culture Tour with Lunch - 1 Day

Mossman, QLD
Down Under Tours Australia

Aboriginal Art and Culture Tour with Lunch - 1 Day


  • Get creative during an art class with Aboriginal artist Brian 'Binna' Swindley
  • Enjoy a welcome to country smoke ceremony and lunch at Mossman Gorge Centre
  • Embark on an interpretive rainforest walk at Mossman Gorge

Immerse yourself in ancient Aboriginal culture during this full day tour. Learn how their culture and Dreamtime stories are portrayed through painting during an art class with an Aboriginal artist, experience a welcome to country smoke ceremony and embark on a rainforest walk at Mossman Gorge.

What's Included?

  • Return Cairns, Northern Beaches and Port Douglas hotel transfers
  • Experienced driver/guide with commentary
  • 1.5 hour art class at Janbal Gallery with an Aboriginal artist
  • Welcome to Country smoking ceremony
  • Lunch at the Mossman Gorge Centre
  • Interpretive rainforest walk at Mossman Gorge

Your day begins with a pick up from your local accommodation by your personal driver-guide, followed by a scenic drive north along the famous Great Barrier Reef Drive to the small town of Mossman. Here, you'll visit the Janbal Gallery for an intimate art class with Aboriginal artist Brian 'Binna' Swindley. Binna will share with you his culture and how Dreamtime stories are conveyed through art as you learn painting techniques and create your own canvas to take home. After the class, you'll head to Mossman Gorge Centre and learn about ancient Aboriginal highways, before experiencing a traditional welcome to country smoking ceremony as you arrive. Enjoy a delicious lunch with local flavours at the Mayi Cafe, with plenty of time to explore the Art Gallery and Souvenir shop.

Following lunch, your guide will take you into the rainforest of Mossman Gorge itself for an interpretive walk. Meander along paths and elevated boardwalks immersed in green foliage and learn more about the rainforest as the home of the local Kuku Yalanji people. The Kuku Yalanji people lived in harmony with the environment for thousands of years, and have passed on their extensive knowledge through generations.

Session Length

Please allow a full day for this experience.


  • Please advise any dietary requirements on the day of travel
  • Not suitable for children aged three years or under
  • The guided walk at Mossman Gorge is considered easy grade and under 1km return in distance


  • Change your booking up to 48 hours before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 48 hours of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience

Numbers on the Day

This experience requires a minimum number of passengers to operate. The experience provider will contact you if minimum number are not met to discuss options.


In the event of rain or inclement weather your experience with still go ahead. Your experience will be rescheduled only in severe weather such as a cyclone. If your experience is cancelled you will be rescheduled by the experience provider.

Dress Code

Sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat are recommended. Wear comfortable, casual clothing.

This experience takes place in Mossman Gorge and Mossman township, QLD.

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