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Pudakul Aboriginal Cultural Tours

Arnhem Highway | Adelaide River NT, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Very educational, but also lively and interesting

I have done a couple of Aboriginal cultural tours before and this one is easily the best. Graham... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
colliefleur
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Sydney
Walking tour

Wonderful hosts. Enjoyed hearing the personal stories on the walk. Recommend adding a lunch... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Lauren W
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Want to learn about Northern Australian Aboriginal culture and way of life? Then this is a tour not to be missed, come with us, we will truly inspire you with our rich culture, from a bush tucker walk and talk through to throwing a spear as well as sharing our stories of how we use the land and how our people used the land. We will share with you the stories of why the plants are important as we follow the seasons hunting and gathering bush tucker and medicine. You will be our guest on our country, we will share our culture with you, our arms are open, we deliver our talks at a high standard and we thrive to be the best at it! All age groups are welcome, it's educational, fun, creative and importantly it's knowledge that that has been passed down for years and we want to share it with you! 2 hours with us and we will have you wanting more!!! We are fully 100% aboriginal owned and operated. We also offer afternoon art painting activities..come along and bring the family it will be fun!
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Arnhem Highway | Adelaide River NT, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I have done a couple of Aboriginal cultural tours before and this one is easily the best. Graham told us a lot about his culture and answered all our questions in an entertaining and easy to understand fashion. His daughter, Selena was even better. A...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wonderful hosts. Enjoyed hearing the personal stories on the walk. Recommend adding a lunch tasting using the plants as part of the tour due to the high cost. Also adding a didgeridoo performance even if just a few minutes would be nice.

Thank Lauren W
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I recently was in the Northern Territory on a brief holiday. I wanted to experience some local aboriginal culture. Upon doing some research I kept on coming back to Pudakul. They did not disappoint! Upon initial booking and email correspondence to the drop off back...More

Thank Rachel H
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L123illy, Public Relations Manager at Pudakul Aboriginal Cultural Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Rachel H, Thank you for such a great review and for sharing your first hand experience of the tour with others on TripAdvisor. It is always lovely when we get genuine interested people come on tour and we are glad you enjoyed the experience...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went there as part of a group of Defence Force personnel and had a fantastic time. The people are genuinely lovely and knowledgeable and made us feel incredibly welcome on their traditional land. They all had a great sense of humour and told some...More

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L123illy, Public Relations Manager at Pudakul Aboriginal Cultural Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you scottrogers1 for a great review. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed the experience and rated it a 5/5, we are exceptionally happy and couldn't stop laughing about the title of your review, what a great title, I must say that a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last week we stopped at Pudakul Tours on our way to Kakadu ... what a great, unique experience! Magic atmosphere: the camp is near a billabong covered in water lilies, and the walk through the bush was a real discovery of the Aboriginal culture. The...More

Thank Caterina M
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L123illy, Public Relations Manager at Pudakul Aboriginal Cultural Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Caterina M, Thanks for taking the time to review our business and rating our product a 5/5, we are glad that you enjoyed the atmosphere, the walk in the bush, learning about some of the local plant usage, and gave mention to the damper...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Grahme, and another great guide (sorry, I have forgotten your name) and Emmy were great at their job as their passion showed in everything they said/did. Loved the info on bush medicine/tucker, basket weaving, spear throwing and didgeridoo information. This is a "must do' when...More

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L123illy, Public Relations Manager at Pudakul Aboriginal Cultural Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello H7342JAkathym, Thank you for acknowledging the guides for the great service they deliver daily and we were all pleased to hear that you totally enjoyed the bush medicine/tucker guided walk, basket weaving, spear throwing and didgeridoo demonstrations. based on your own experience with us,...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

If your looking for a polished tour that looks good this is not for you. If you want a real experience with real people. Who are passionate about there culture then this is a must. We could have spent all day there as there was...More

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L123illy, Public Relations Manager at Pudakul Aboriginal Cultural Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks _pdwegener for such a great review and we totally enjoyed reading your review especially the part about "if you want a real experience with real people who are passionate about their culture then this is a must" that really makes a statement of your...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

From start to finish it was very educational and inspiring. It was good see the whole family involved with the guided tour. Very family orientated. The girls and I had a great time. The damper was amazing and the hands on painting art was alot...More

Thank Adam W
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L123illy, Public Relations Manager at Pudakul Aboriginal Cultural Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Thank you for your review Adam, You have a beautiful family and we are glad you enjoyed the experience with Pudakul and hope you enjoy the rest of your visit to Darwin. If you are ever up this way again please give us a call...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I think the tour with Graham is a “must do” in Darwin. This is a very fascinating and interesting experience. Knowing about Aboriginal traditions and culture makes everyone richer in our souls. Thank you for sharing a bit of your life with us.More

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LynetteK994, Guest Relations Manager at Pudakul Aboriginal Cultural Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Hello FabioNDgiada, Thank you for your review. We are pleased to read that you recommend our tours as a "must do" when in Darwin as it is a fascinating and interesting experience. We are happy to share a bit of our life with you and...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

From the time Elder Graeme/Graham picked us up from the hotel the facts began about Darwin, the NT and onto the cultural tour. Learning about the didgeridoo and all other wooden instruments. Then to his daughter (very Scotty forgot her name) with bush tucker and...More

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L123illy, Public Relations Manager at Pudakul Aboriginal Cultural Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Hello Peterlinc, Thanks a million for providing feedback for others to read about the tours and your firsthand experience with Pudakul. Graham is delighted to hear that you enjoyed the tour and will do the tour if you ever return. Tarizma also said to say...More

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Indijana P
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Response from LynetteK994 | Property representative |
It’s an opportunity for you to learn about our culture. You might be stuck one day and may need a survival skill.
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I answered this question about a day after, I suggest that you get in touch with Wayoutback tours in Darwin and they will let you know. The tour took us a day but we were incorporating this visit alongside our Litchfield... More
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