Aboriginal Culture Day Cruise

Aboriginal Culture Day Cruise – Meeanjin to Minjerribah   

Time: 8am – 5pm
Departing and returning to South Bank.
Cost: $100
*Subject to minimum numbers

Immerse yourself in Aboriginal culture on a day cruise from Meeanjin (Brisbane CBD) to Minjerribah (Stradbroke Island) and back. Enjoy an indigenous experience of tribal song, dance, creation stories, traditional local language, weaving and native fine foods as you cruise on Quandamooka sea and land.

On board, a Quandamooka guide will welcome guests to Country and speak of traditional culture as we travel. Small group workshops on Didgeridoo playing, Traditional weaving and Jandai language will take place.

On Minjerribah, we will be greeted by a traditional smoking ceremony, Quandamooka dance performance and have the opportunity to walk the Goompi trail, with a Quandamooka Traditional Owner sharing stories of culture, country and people.

  • Catering provided – morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea & beverages (non-alcoholic). Bar available.
  • Cruise departs at 8:00am from River Outlook Pontoon, on the Brisbane River nearest The Wheel of Brisbane in Southbank Parklands.
  • Cruise docks on North Stradbroke Island from approximately 11:00am – 2:00pm and returns to South Bank Parklands at 5:00pm.

What to bring: hat, sun protection, water bottle and suitable shoes for walking.