Best Indigenous Cultural Experiences NSW
Australia is blessed with a rich Indigenous history that dates back tens of thousands of years. Within New South Wales there are countless cultural experiences that will open your eyes to the ancient Aboriginal culture. Simply pack your camera, a sense of adventure and an open-mind as you encounter ancient sites, Indigenous ceremonies, traditional dances, bush tucker, dreamtime stories and more.
TRI STATE SAFARIS OUTBACK TOURS
Broken Hill is synonymous with the New South Wales outback, and with Tri State Safaris the outback is what you’ll get. But the awe-inspiring views and abundance of native wildlife won’t be what takes your breath away the most. Their Indigenous Tours will take you across the outback and to Mutawintji National Park and other areas of cultural significance. You’ll hear ancient dreamtime stories, bushwalk through the national park, experience bush tucker and bush medicines, and see ancient rock engravings and hand stencils within historic sites with restricted access.
BLUE MOUNTAINS WALKABOUT
Experience traditional Aboriginal culture, discover ancient Aboriginal sites and explore the wonders of the Australian bush on this multi-award winning tour. In a one of a kind tour completely free of buses and crowds, you’ll have the opportunity to see the Blue Mountains like never before. For dreamtime stories, rock art, ancient ceremonial sites, Aboriginal artefacts and bush tucker, embark on the Blue Mountains Walkabout.
HARRY NANYA TOURS
For over 20 years Harry Nanya Tours has been taking people from all over the world to experience the sacred World Heritage site, Lake Mungo. Mungo is known as one of the oldest places in the world for human occupation, dating Aboriginal life there to almost 60, 000 years ago. Your Aboriginal guide will share with you stories passed down from Elders as you explore the breathtaking, ancient site. Be sure to pack your camera for the 35km long ‘Great Wall of China’ that was once the shoreline of the lake and reaches 30m high in some places.
NGARAN NGARAN CULTURE AWARENESS
Although it’s a little pricey, the Ngaran Ngaran Culture Awareness tours offer an unforgettable, once in a lifetime experience. Embark on the Gulaga Creation Tour where the traditional custodians of Yuin country will expose you to their traditional way of living. Complete with guided bushwalks, dreamtime stories, Indigenous ceremonies, traditional dances, Indigenous food and yarning circles, we guarantee it will be a weekend well spent.
Travel just two hours north of Sydney and discover the Uluru of New South Wales. Located in the Hunter Valley region, Ngurra Bu offer Aboriginal cultural tours that take guests on a Traditional Ceremonial journey through the Wollombi and Broke Valleys. As your experienced Aboriginal guide takes you through countless culturally significant sites, you’ll discover why Mt Yengo is as important to the local Aboriginal community as Uluru is to the Indigenous community in the Northern Territory.
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