New South Wales
Australia’s Aboriginal people have the world’s oldest living culture, and numerous language groups and cultures. The diversity of languages, cultural beliefs and customs add to the complexity and richness of Australia’s Aboriginal cultures.
Discover NSW’s experiences with The Rocks Dreaming, in the heart of Sydney with easily accessible enriching Aboriginal cultural experiences, Tri State Safaris – Mutawintji Eco Tours offer extended tours to Mungo and Mutawintji National Parks, Harry Nanya Tours also offer day or sunset tours at Mungo National Park and Two hours north of Sydney, visit Sand Dune Adventures in Port Stephens for an Aboriginal culture quad bike tour.
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Harry Nanya Tours
Journey through the World Heritage listed Mungo National Park where remarkable archaeological finds point to human occupation of Aboriginal people dating back over 40,000 years.
Traditional Paakantyi man, Graham Clarke, owner and operator of Harry Nanya Tours will pick you up in Mildura, Victoria or Wentworth in New South Wales to enjoy a scenic tour through the Willandra Lakes region to the red sand plains of Mungo National Park. Here, you will discover the breathtaking scenery of Lake Mungo, characterised by the 30-kilometre crescent lunette of sand dunes and the Walls of China, which frame the lake bed.
|Harry Nanya Tours|
|Phone||03 5027 2076|
|Address||180 Deakin Ave, Mildura VIC 3500, Australia|
Sand Dune Adventures
Learn about culture, bush tucker, dig for fresh water and see one of the many Aboriginal Midden sites on the beach, all whilst riding a 400cc quad bike…culture and adventure at its best! Sand Dune Adventures offers a quad bike riding experience like no other. Experience the magnificence of the Worimi Sand Dunes on Stockton Beach, riding from bush to beach with expert Indigenous guides. Located just north of Newcastle, Sand Dune Adventures is an easy 2.5-hour drive from Sydney CBD.
|Sand Dune Adventures|
|Phone||02 4033 8808|
|Address||2163 Nelson Bay Rd, Williamtown NSW 2318, Australia|
The Rocks Dreaming Aboriginal Heritage Tour
The Rocks Dreaming Aboriginal Heritage Tour is 100 per cent Aboriginal-owned and was developed by Aboriginal Elder, Margret Campbell, a Dunghutti –Jerrinjah woman. It is led by Aboriginal guides and the two-hour tour gives you the opportunity to discover how the ancient Aboriginal Dreamtime is still alive within the modern Sydney landscape; and how the billion-year old harbour, marine environment, sandstone strata, waterways, flora and fauna continue to influence how Aboriginal people live today.
|The Rocks Dreaming Aboriginal Heritage Tour|
|Phone||02 9517 4390|
|Address||The Rocks, New South Wales, Australia|
Tri State Safaris – Mutawintji Eco Tours
Mutawintji Eco Tours operates small group tours to Mutawintji National Park and other areas of cultural and ecological significance. Located in the rugged Bynguano Ranges 130 kilometres north-east of the famous mining town of Broken Hill, Mutawintji National Park is an area of great historical significance. On the tour you will visit the Cultural Centre to learn about the creation of Mutawintji in the Dreamtime and listen to the audio-visual story of Kullawarra. Interpretive bush walks follow this to both the rock engravings and the hand stencils galleries, which serve as reminders of the many centuries of Aboriginal occupation of the area.
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