Groote Eylandt Tour: Hanging Rock Cave Paintings

Cultural & Theme Tours in Australia

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Groote Eylandt, in the Gulf of Carpentaria, features some of the well preserved and vivid rock art in the world. This tour will take you to see ancient rock art at Hanging Rock on the northern tip of the island.
Groote Eylandt features some of the most well preserved and vivid rock art in the world. We will show you ancient art unlike any other in Australia. The Anindilyakwan People, the Traditional Owners of the Groote Archipelago, invite you to explore the pristine environment and share their ancient culture. This tour will take you to see ancient rock art at Hanging Rock on the northern tip of the island. Artwork is located sporadically throughout the bush. Intricate and very well-preserved art suddenly “appears” on second look while exploring the area. Access is via boat and a small walk from the beach. After visiting Hanging rock there is time to enjoy some leisurely fishing in the world class fishing grounds of the gulf. This tour includes all transport, a local guide, light tackle, lunch and non-alcoholic drinks. 

What’s included

  • Driver/guide
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Lunch, including non-alcoholic beverages
  • Light fishing tackle
  • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
  • Lunch

What’s not included

  • Alcoholic Drinks
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