Culture, Wildlife and Wetlands

Full Day Tour | Darwin Return

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Adult i A person 16 years and over (note a person 16–17 years must be accompanied by a person 18 years and over).

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Child i A child must be accompanied by a person 18 years+. Some tours have min. age requirement

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Duration Full Day Tour

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Culture, Wildlife and Wetlands

Full Day Tour | Darwin Return

Experience Aboriginal culture through stories and learn how to play the Didgeridoo, and use natural plants to weave a dilly bag.  Cruise the Mary River Wetlands and Corroboree Billabong and spot crocodiles, birdlife and flora in their natural environment.

Departs

Mon, Wed, Fri, Sun (May-Oct)
9.15am from Darwin
(or earlier from selected hotels)

Returns

Darwin, 4:30pm approximately

  • Lunch (1)
  • Experienced Driver Guide
  • Comprehensive commentary
  • Travel in an air-conditioned vehicle

Learn about the indigenous way of life when you meet your local hosts from Pudakul, who’ll deliver an original popular Aboriginal culture and nature-based engagement experience, rich with information, knowledge and culture. Afterwards, cruise on Corroboree Billabong in the magnificent Mary River Wetlands. Experience a natural wonderland, home to the world’s largest concentration of saltwater crocodiles and a myriad of active birdlife and colourful flora. From the comfort of your custom-built safari boat, look out for the jabiru, sea eagles and heron and spot crocodiles in their natural environment.

  • Depart Darwin and travel through beautiful rural areas abounding with mango and dragon fruit plantations
  • As you heard towards the Adelaide River look out for small agile wallabies and birdlife
  • Engage with local indigenous people, the environment and wildlife, as guests of the family-owned Pudakul Aboriginal Cultural Tours
  • Learn basket weaving techniques, have a go at throwing a spear, try playing a didgeridoo and learn about bush food and medicines
  • Damper and tea are served afterwards
  • Board your cruise on the Mary River Wetlands and Corroboree Billabong*
  • Enjoy insightful commentary from your local expert guide
  • Discover the quieter sections of the billabong as you meander through various interconnecting channels
  • Spot saltwater crocodiles, amazing birdlife and beautiful flora
  • Lunch is served on-board, while you’re surrounded by nature at its very best*



Please note:
Closed/covered footwear is recommended as there are bushwalking components.
*From 1 April 2019, tour will visit an iconic Northern Territory pub for lunch and visit the Adelaide River on a Jumping Crocodiles Cruise instead of visiting the Mary River Wetlands and Corroboree Billabong.

Prices above may vary according to your departure date.

What to Bring

  • Enclosed walking shoes
  • Sunglasses, hat, sunscreen
  • Water bottle
  • Warm layers in cooler months

Fitness Requirements

  • Low level of fitness
  • The last 20km to get to Corroboree Billabong is unpaved road

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