Visitors learning about Indigneous culture on board a Dreamtime Dive and Snorkel boat © Tourism and Events Queensland

Dreamtime Dive and Snorkel, Cairns, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

Experience Aboriginal culture in Cairns

Boat ride at sunset with Mandingalbay Ancient Indigenous Tours in Cairns © Mandingalbay Ancient Indigenous Tours/Frontrow Foto

Mandingalbay Ancient Indigenous Tours, Cairns, Queensland © Mandingalbay Ancient Indigenous Tours/Frontrow Foto

Did you know?

Torres Strait Islanders are indigenous to the Torres Strait Islands off far north Queensland. They’re a distinct group from the Aboriginal peoples of mainland Australia and Tasmania.

Visitors participate in a welcome ceremony aboard a Dreamtime Dive and Snorkel tour © Tourism and Events Queensland

Dreamtime Dive and Snorkel, Cairns, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

Fun fact

Dreamtime Dive & Snorkel is the only experience that celebrates North Queensland’s Aboriginal seagoing heritage.

Visitor viewing Aboriginal art at Doongal Aboriginal Art in Cairns © Tourism and Events Queensland

Doongal Aboriginal Art, Cairns, Queensland © Tourism and Events Queensland

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