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Kuku yalanji cultural heritage beach walk

Bougainvillea St, Cooya Beach, Queensland, Australia
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Best excursion in the whole holiday

Brandon our guide / leader / hunter / gatherer was absolutely brilliant. Filling us with... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
nomaddiction
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Island of Malta, Malta
Spearing crabs!

What a unique experience. Great local guide. Delicious crabs!!! Saw lots of local kids also out... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2015
Kara J
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Newcastle, Australia
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27 Jul 2017
“Best excursion in the whole holiday”
28 Dec 2015
“Spearing crabs!”
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Bougainvillea St, Cooya Beach, Queensland, Australia
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

Brandon our guide / leader / hunter / gatherer was absolutely brilliant. Filling us with interesting facts every minute along whilst leading us through the shallows and into the mangroves. Who would ever think there was so much to see within a 2km radius? The...More

Thank nomaddiction
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

What a unique experience. Great local guide. Delicious crabs!!! Saw lots of local kids also out crabbing. Also enjoyed the guides multitude of interesting natural items! And lemony ants...

Thank Kara J
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

What's not to love of a beach walk holding a spear. Our 7 year old rated this better than the reef trip! 11 year old caught a mud crab, we all picked mussels off the mangroves which when cooked up were tasty. The fresh water...More

Thank Graeme K
Reviewed 7 August 2015

amazing excursion on the mangroves and beach. kids still talk about all the crabs we caught! Also saw pufferfish and stingrays! Brandon was incredibly knowledgeable and energetic with a great sense of humor! Wonderful excursion!

Thank David M
Reviewed 14 April 2015

A long walk in the heat and mud. Over 30 spear fisherman without any guidance and minimal interaction with the Walker brothers. This only works in small groups and I would check to make sure that is the case before it is booked.

2  Thank michaelcoh148
Reviewed 12 January 2015

We joined Brendon while his brother was teaching the ' Bush Wacked' crew. We tried to spear fish and crabs in the shallow waters. The scenery is amazing. We went deep into the mangroves to collect periwinkles , oysters the grew on the mangrove stems,...More

Thank walter h
Reviewed 6 October 2013 via mobile

The brothers give you an amazing nature and cultural experience. Catching crabs, hunting for sea and bush tucker and an inkling into their diverse and complex culture. It's fascinating and challenging. They are natural and fun commentators. Do it!

1  Thank NTRW
Reviewed 30 September 2013

We went out with Brandon and Linc this morning in a large group. Everyone practised throwing spears on the beach, then we walked through the shallow water collecting cowrie shells, looking out for stingrays and crabs. A few crabs were speared, but this is not...More

Thank dadirri7
Reviewed 10 September 2013

We went in a large group and found only two out of the fourteen were able to hear what was going on as they were at the front. We didn't catch any crabs or fish. Spears were used as walking sticks. The walk was not...More

Thank Georgina S
Reviewed 24 July 2013 via mobile

The walker brothers take groups out onto cooya beach spear fishing, crab catching, mussel finding and mangrove hopping. Out kids thought it was awesome. We just loved it. A great experience to get a taste of indigenous culture - and you get to eat the...More

Thank BBTGT
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