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Cultural tour

We found the cultural tour very worthwhile. We learnt about the indigenous insights into the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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An excellent morning tour

Bart Pigram provided an excellent introduction to the Indigenous groups around Broome their life... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Adelaide, Australia
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Heritage and cultural tours in and around Broome, taking in the local indigenous perspectives and language while experiencing the internationally significant biodiversity of Roebuck Bay's mangrove forests.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Broome, Western Australia 6725, Australia
+61 8 9195 0232
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found the cultural tour very worthwhile. We learnt about the indigenous insights into the mangroves of Roebuck Bay and the historical significance of the area particularly in relation to the pearl industry. Bart Pigram was a great tour leader with extensive knowledge of the...More

Thank TinaCalulu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bart Pigram provided an excellent introduction to the Indigenous groups around Broome their life, food, culture and particularly the trade in Pearl shell. He is an excellent communicator. There are other tours of his but unfortunately this was the only one we could do. Highly...More

Thank jrms82a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I did the Beach to Bay followed by Staircase to the Moon. Loved tracking the dinosaur footprints then the adventure of trekking through the mangroves and moon d to the island to Watch the magic of Staircase to the Moon accompanied by Matsos beer and...More

Thank Marg D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are visiting Broome, then this tour with Bart Pigram, a Yawuru man, is not to be missed. I’ve done lots of these type of tours and this is one of the very best. Bart is a friendly, highly knowledgeable and articulate guide. On...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great, authentic experience with Bart. Really enjoyed wandering through the mangroves and learning about the multitude of bush food plants right there.

Thank mark_mb
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Bart was very informative and obviously passionate about what he does. This tour gives you an overview of Broome from bush tucker to dinosaurs and the local history. The stories were beautifully told and the background to the history of Broome well researched by Bart

Thank Kaz30161
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We did the ‘Life of Guwan’ tour which starts on a shell midden overlooking Dampier Creek and Roebuck Bay and ends up at Cygnet Bay Pearls in town. The tour covers the Yawuru history of the area, their economy, stories and language, interwoven with the...More

Thank Dernierecri
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Did tour today with Bart Pigram and found it to be excellent. It was educational and overall a wonderful experience. Highly recommend.

Thank McLeod-Thorpe
Reviewed 30 July 2018

We took a Broome Historical Walking Tour with Bart. Starting on Kennedy Hill we learnt about aboriginal culture, the pearling industry, the significance of Roebuck Bay and the importance of water to the early colonists. Kennedy Hill was an important place to the aboriginal people...More

Thank Laurence B
Bart P, Owner at Narlijia Cultural Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018

Wow, thank you so much Laurence! I truely hope I can share with you alot more of our countryside here in Broome. Tours are expanding every year so who knows what next year will bring! Thanks again Laurence, was a pleasure hosting you. Galiya, Bart.

Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Wonderful way to learn about the Yawuru people. Bart delivered 3 hours of great story telling, music, Bush tucker sampling & explainations of aboriginal culture In Broome. Even saw whales & dolphins.

Thank Sandra C
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Cindy M
7 June 2018|
Response from Bart P | Property representative |
Hi Cindy, I don't actually offer the crabbing experience on the mangrove tour. There are a couple mud crab holes that I demonstrate how to look for a mud crab but because it is unsustainable to take a mud crab every tour, I... More