Weekdays & Weekends

2.5 hours

  • No Image Toilets
  • No Image Air Con

Good for 2 adults, 2 children.

per children, ages from 4 to 14

Discover where Australia begins at Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park, located at Cairns in Far North Queensland, Australia! Look into the rich history of the world’s oldest living culture and have a deeper knowledge of Australia’s diverse Aboriginal heritage.

Take yourself in a tour that will open your eyes to the life, history and culture of the Aboriginal people. Tjapukai by Day packages offer you Exclusive Experience! This private 2.5 hour tour has all the inclusions of General Admission: 

  • Private Tjapukai Guide
  • Creation Story
  • Art of My People
  • Tjapukai Aboriginal Dance Performance
  • Bush Foods and Medicines Presentation
  • Hunting and Weapons Demonstration
  • Didgeridoo Show
  • Boomerang and Spear Throwing


This tour is available daily at 10 AM, 12 noon, and 2 PM. 48 hours notice is required for booking. Tour price is $99 per adult and only $69 per child (4-14 years old). A family package for 2 adults and 2 children is available for $267.


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
  • This tour is available daily at 10 AM, 12 noon, and 2 PM.
  • 48 hours notice is required for booking.
  • 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.