Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
Experience Australia’s amazing native wildlife and learn about Aboriginal culture in one, easily accessible location. Conveniently located on the southern Gold Coast, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary gives you the opportunity to get up close to a cuddly koala, look out for one of the biggest saltwater crocodiles in Australia, see a Tasmanian devil and hand feed the friendly kangaroos. You can also take in one of the spellbinding Aboriginal dance performances, held daily at 3:30pm, where guests have the opportunity to get their photo taken with the dancers after the performance. The rich culture of Aboriginal heritage is celebrated every day in this spectacular show featuring dances, stories and the distinctive rhythms of the didgeridoo.
Mossman Gorge Centre
Experience the pristine waterfalls, stunning mountains and vivid flora and fauna of the Daintree World Heritage Rainforest with an Aboriginal guide. Visit culturally significant sites, see traditional bark shelters and hear the stories of this ancient land. Share in the enchanting stories and rich heritage of this spectacular landscape whilst connecting with the lives, culture and beliefs of the local Kuku Yalanji community. Wander beneath the towering canopy of the rainforest which is beautifully framed by the imposing mountains. Enjoy a swim in the crystal-clear water of the Mossman River and watch it cascading over granite boulders. Tours start at the Mossman Gorge Centre.
Stradbroke Island Holidays
North Stradbroke Island or Minjerribah, is the home of the Quandamooka people. It is famous for its white sandy beaches, magnificent inland lakes, hidden waterways and scenic walks. It is a one hour drive from Brisbane then a short ferry ride across Moreton Bay. Local Aboriginal guides provide a fascinating insight into their rich heritage, which is still evident on the island today. Take the spectacular North Gorge Walk for breath taking views of Main Beach. It is an amazing vantage point to spot wildlife, including dolphins, turtles and manta rays which are often sighted from the headlands. Choose from a range of accommodation options to suit all tastes and budgets.