Guided tour

Melbourne: Aboriginal Heritage Walk

Melbourne: Aboriginal Heritage Walk

From US$ 24.51 per person

Visit the Melbourne Gardens, a significant cultural site for the Kulin Nation. Gain insight into the rich history and culture of the First Peoples of Australia.

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 1.5 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Gain insights into the rich history and culture of the local First Peoples
  • Learn about this indigenous community's connection to plants, foods, tools, and medicine
  • Journey into the ancestral lands of the Kulin (Koolin) Nation
Full description

Womin Djeka! Journey into Melbourne Gardens, a significant cultural site for the local Kulin Nation, with an Aboriginal guide. The tour will give you an understanding and respect for the Aboriginal people who have lived in the area.

Learn about the rich history and thriving culture of the local First Peoples, and discover their connection to plants and their traditional uses for food, tools, and medicine. At the conclusion of the tour, enjoy the pristine landscape while you listen to stories of cultural significance.

Includes
  • Admission fee
  • Parking fees
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • All participants who are over 16 years old must present proof of full vaccination or lawful exemption. All participants under 16 years old must be accompanied by a fully vaccinated adult from their household

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Meeting point

Melbourne Gardens Visitor Centre, 100 Birdwood Ave, Melbourne VIC 3004, Australia

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Important information

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  •  This is an outdoor activity; please wear appropriate clothing for weather conditions and appropriate footwear
  • Parking fees are not included
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5 /5

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This tour was informative and interesting :) Definitely broaden my knowledge. Thank you.

August 30, 2019

Well worth the trip and very different from the other tours. Our guide provided some. History of the first people as well as their practices in relation to traditional use of the plants available in the botanical garden. Was wonderful to be part of the smoking ceremony too.

October 28, 2019

sehr gute Informationen und ein sehr netzer Guide (Calconie)

March 9, 2020

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