At Cooya Beach learn the traditional fishing and gathering techniques from a member of the Kubirri Warra clan. You will be greeted with a traditional smoking ceremony followed by a delicious lunch at the Mossman Gorge Centre. Experience the World Heritage listed Daintree National Park - one of the world’s oldest and most beautiful rainforests. Refresh yourself with a swim in the clear cool waters of Mossman Gorge.
After arriving at Cooya Beach home of three diverse ecosystems: beach, mangrove and coastal reef, a member of the Kubirri Warra clan will introduce you to their traditional fishing and gathering techniques. Any catch of crabs, mussels and fish is cooked up to share with homemade damper on the balcony of the family home. Next a delicious lunch awaits infused with local flavours served in the Mossman Gorge Mayi Café at the edge of the rainforest followed by a traditional smoking ceremony.
Ngadiku Dreamtime Walk
On this 1.5 hour walk, your experienced Aboriginal guide will demonstrate traditional plant use, identify bush food and traditions like making bush soaps & ochre paint. The walk meanders through stunning rainforest while your guide provides an enchanting narrative of the Rainforest and the Kuku Yalanji’s special relationship with this unique environment. Return to the coach for your transfer back to your accommodation after a unique day of cultural discovery.
Please note the itinerary can operate in reverse due to tides at Cooya Beach. Swimming at Mossman Gorge is weather dependent and/or time permitting with guides discretion on the day.
Tour operated by our partners at Adventure North Australia.