Tiwi Tours

Adventure and Outdoors Tours Air, Helicopter and Balloon Tours Cultural and Theme Tours Food and Wine Tours Full Day Nature and wildlife Sightseeing Tours Walking and Biking Tours

Tiwi Tours specialise in exclusive Aboriginal cultural tours on Bathurst Island, 80 kilometres north of Darwin. Tiwi Tours provide travellers with the unique opportunity to explore a modern day Aboriginal community, where you can learn about art, bush tucker and the history and culture of the Tiwi people.

Tiwi Tours has won a 2007 and 2008 Brolga Award for Indigenous Tourism plus the Tiwi Island Tour has been voted in the ‘Top 100 Things to do before you die’ campaign.

Facilities

Aboriginal Culture Adventure and Outdoors Tours Air, Helicopter and Balloon Tours Art & Culture Australian Tourism Accreditation Australian Tourism Export Council Camping Cultural and Theme Tours Disabled access available Food and Wine Tours Full Day Nature and wildlife Sightseeing Tours Swimming Walk Walking and Biking Tours

Services

$498

Discover Bathurst Island on this tour departing from Darwin and enjoy a unique opportunity to experience a modern day Aboriginal community. After a scenic flight you will arrive at Bathurst Island where you will be met by your local guide and shown through the Aboriginal community of Nguiu.

You will visit the museum to view traditional art and depictions of Tiwi Dreamtime stories. Following this you can spend time with some Tiwi ladies, enjoying billy tea and damper as they work on their weaving and painting. The ladies will demonstrate traditional totem dances and perform a smoking ceremony to bless the visitors.

Later you will set out for a scenic drive, and learn about traditional bush tucker, bush medicines and natural fibres and dyes, before departing on your return flight to Darwin.

Indicative rate quoted includes return airfare, morning tea, lunch, permits and resident guide.

Please quote tour code TIB1 when booking.

Nearby Things to Do

View All
Indo Pacific Marine, Darwin Area, Northern Territory, Australia

Indo Pacific Marine

Darwin

Galvans Gorge - Gibb River Road

Aussie Wanderer Tours and Safaris

Darwin

Tiwi Art Network, Darwin Area, Northern Territory, Australia

Tiwi Art Network

Parap, Darwin

Chan Contemporary Art Space, Darwin Area, Northern Territory, Australia

Chan Contemporary Art Space

Darwin

Bicentennial Park - Darwin Area - Northern Territory

Bicentennial Park

Darwin

department of arts and museums

Department of Arts and Museums

Darwin

Contact Us