PLEASE ENQUIRE WITH US BEFORE BOOKING, as availability is dependent on Tiwi Islands Ferry Schedule. Experience the vibrancy and colour of a thriving Aboriginal community on the Tiwi Islands. This is a small-group private tour for up to 6 guests. We'll travel like a local to the Tiwi Islands, on the fast and comfortable Sealink Ferry, arriving at Bathurst Island at the community of Wurrumiyanga around 10am. From there, we'll disembark and explore the town, art galleries, museum, and more with your private guide. Activities include - Learn about modern and traditional Tiwi culture – Meet local Tiwi Artists – Have billy tea and damper – Purchase stunning artworks and fabrics – Create your own artwork – Visit the Pukamani poles – Visit St Therese’s Catholic church. The tour of Wurrumiyanga is a walking tour - bring a hat and comfortable walking shoes (sandals are fine - no heels please).
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Cullen Bay MarinaDepart from Cullen Bay Jetty on the Sealink Ferry to Tiwi Islands: arrive at 7:30 am. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Tiwi Island AdventuresExperience the vibrancy and colour of life on the the Tiwi Islands on this full-day immersive tour of the community of Wurrumiyanga.Nicknamed ‘the land of smiles’, the Tiwi Islands to the north of Darwin are the only islands in Australia not settled by Europeans. You’ll feel you’ve been transported to another country entirely, and your visit to the Tiwi Islands will leave you with a sense of wonder and delight. For one full day you’ll step away from the world as you know it and into a new one, filled with colour, laughter, welcoming smiles, and a history and living culture that is thousands of years old.Duration: 6 hours