Weekdays & Weekends

3.5 hours

  • No Image Toilets
  • No Image Air Con

Good for 2 adults, 2 children.

per children, ages from 4 to 14

Get into the tropical Far North Queensland and witness the authentic and unique culture of the Tjapukai! These Australian Aboriginal people are the original custodians of the richly forested part of the Great Dividing Range. Book this packaged Tjapukai By Day General Admission + Guided Bush Foods Trail.

This tour is a combination of Tjapukai by Day General Admission and Guided Bush Foods Trail. In just one package, you can learn about the Indigenous way of life and discover the uses of native plants around Cairns region!

General Admission includes: 

  • Creation Story in 360° Theatre 
  • Art of My People
  • Tjapukai Aboriginal Dance Performance
  • Bush Foods & Medicines Presentation
  • Hunting & Weapons Presentation
  • Didgeridoo Show
  • Boomerang & Spear Throwing


Guided Bush Foods Trail includes: 

  • Dedicated Indigenous Tour Guide
  • Guided walk through Tjapukai parklands
  • Learn about native plants, bush foods and traditional medicine
  • Taste native fruit jams with homemade damper and billy tea


This tour time slots are at 9:00 A.M. and 1:00 P.M. General tour price is $88 for adults and only $58 for children ages 4-14 years old. A family package (good for two adults and two children) is available for $234.


You can book this tour easily with In2Culture. Simply click the ‘Book Now’ button, enter your desired date and number of people. Create your free In2Culture user account (recommended) or proceed as Guest to enter your credit card into our secure system with your booking. When the supplier confirms the booking, your credit card will be processed and you will receive a booking confirmation by email. If the supplier declines your booking you will not be charged and you will receive an email declining the booking.

4 Skyrail Drive, Smithfield QLD 4878, Australia

Tjapukai reserves the right to make changes to schedules due to inclement weather or to change any component of the entry without notice.

Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park is located approximately 12 km north of Cairns and about 50 km south of Port Douglas.

By Self-drive

From Cairns, you can reach your destination via National Route 1. 
From Port Douglas, the park can be accessible via Captain Cook Hwy / State Route 44. 

If you plan to hire a campervan. Check out Campervan Hire CairnsCampervan Hire Townsville and Campervan Hire Perth.

By Bus

Catch a bus operated by Translink Route 123 from the Cairns City Place Bus Stop and returns from Tjapukai Bus Stop. 

By Taxi

You can take a taxi with Cairns Taxis. It will take you directly to Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park in approximately 12 minutes. The estimated cost range is $55 - $70.