Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park, Caravonica

Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park is the ultimate place to experience the rich and ancient cultures unique to Australia's Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. For over 26 years the park has engaged, entertained and educated thousands through two very unique experiences known to many as "Tjapukai By Day" and "Tjapukai By Night", each distinctly different. Tjapukai By Day is great for all ages, offers free access to wi-fi and can be enjoyed no matter what the weather conditions may be. The parks restaurants, theatres and retail shop are complimented by a wide range of interactive experiences rotating throughout the day. Ranging from dance performances, boomerang and spear throwing, men's and women's business through to art exhibitions there is something for everyone to enjoy. Tjapukai by Night- Journey into the legends of the dreamtime and discover the magic of Australia's ancient indigenous culture. Immerse yourself in the traditions of the Aboriginal people through traditional dances, music and storytelling, providing a powerful and personal insight into ancient Australian culture. Admission includes a complimentary welcome drink on arrival (standard beer, wine or juice), scrumptious buffet dinner, face painting and time to browse the Retail Gallery for authentic Aboriginal souvenirs before departing.
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  • We came to know about this show last minute at Cairns. It was one of the best events we attended to have glimpse about aboriginal culture. Dinner was good. I think they also have day time shows withou...  more »
  • Who comes to visit the sanctuary and knows that he does not come to meet a "authentic native life" but rather built angles on...... enjoy. Dishes, tasting from a culture with people most of the region's tribal tribes. There is a demonstration in the place of music, Boomerang and fire, in a pleasant and not pomposian atmosphere. Crocodile and kangaroo meat tasting is also offered. The store has works of art at different levels and in a wide range. In short, it is advisable
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  • We absolutely loved visiting Tjapukai. The team is amazing and friendly. the experience is very entertaining and great for both adults and children. Loved throwing spears and boomerangs and tasting the bush tucker. We first did the night visit which was very nice, and went back the next day for the 2h30 visit. The staff is so natural and we had a great laugh. I would go back anytime. Thank you Tjapukai
  • Great experience. Very cheerful team and gave a great insight in the culture and customs of aboriginals. The restaurant was extremely cheap and tasty too.
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