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Poornarti Aboriginal Tours

Denmark, Western Australia 6333, Australia
+61 415 840 216
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Superb cultural experiance

Rather a unique presentation by Joey about his ancestors, Aboriginal beliefs, way of thinking and... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
heinrich618
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Kiryat Motzkin, Israel
An intimate introduction to Aboriginal culture

Earlier this month my wife and I travelled with close American friends through south-west WA. In... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
Peterleb
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Denmark, Western Australia
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Poornarti Aboriginal Tours brings the country of the Noongar people to life through immersive, intimate and interactive experiences. They offer Denmark and Albany day tours, overnight camps, custom tours, art demonstrations and a traditional healing. Transport is in an air-conditioned bus, with on board PA. The guide is an Aboriginal Elder, artist and Lore Man of the Koreng people.
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“bush tucker” (4 reviews)
“stew” (2 reviews)
“his partner” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Denmark, Western Australia 6333, Australia
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+61 415 840 216
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Rather a unique presentation by Joey about his ancestors, Aboriginal beliefs, way of thinking and adjustments that had been made just to survive throughout history. We've enjoyed the enthusiasm by which the knowledge was passed to us.More

Thank heinrich618
Catherine M, Manager at Poornarti Aboriginal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you. We were glad to be able to provide you with some insights. And it was interesting, for us also, to think of some of the similar cultural experiences, that came up in our discussions. It is always a learning experience, to meet people...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017

Earlier this month my wife and I travelled with close American friends through south-west WA. In total, our four friends, three of whom had never been Down Under, spent a month in Australia. The delights they took in included the splendours of the Great Ocean...More

Thank Peterleb
Catherine M, Manager at Poornarti Aboriginal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Dear Peter, Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. We are so glad we were able to fill the role of being the highlight in your friends trip! When Joey conducts tours for visitors and locals, he does not put...More

Reviewed 21 July 2017

Touring through Joey's native land and experiencing it with him, Catherine, and our small group of friends was one of the best highlights of our entire travels. We visited from California on a 5 week vacation around Australia and New Zealand. Joey and Catherine are...More

Thank kimmichaeljeffers
Catherine M, Manager at Poornarti Aboriginal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to share what you and your group thought of your tour with us. We are, indeed, passionate about what we do and love to share knowledge and appreciation for this ancient culture. If we manage to inspire...More

Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

My name is Lauren and I come from USA. We are on a family trip. I just had the most incredible tour with Joey and Catherine they went to great length to make sure my party and I were comfortable, and took good care of...More

Thank Lauren-joy J
Catherine M, Manager at Poornarti Aboriginal Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Kaya, Lauren, Thank you for taking the the time to post us a review. It was a real pleasure to host you and your family. You were an interested and respectful group and we enjoyed the conversations, sharing and laughs. Wishing you well on the...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017

The weekend I spent with Poornarti was one of the best I've ever experienced. I learnt so much about Noongar history and wisdom - we sang, painted, laughed, cried, visited sacred sites and together created a stunning artwork. We had a smoking and healing ceremony,...More

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Thank Heather N
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We had a very informative and enjoyable weekend, thanks to Joey and Catherine. The generous sharing of cultural experiences and art was uplifting and valuable. I highly recommend anyone that has the opportunity to join them on a tour , camping trip or other educational...More

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Thank Marina F
Reviewed 6 March 2017

It was very special to have a weekend out on country led by Joey and Catherine from Poornarti. Joey's deep love and connection for his country shines through. Based at the attractive facilities of Mt Trio Bush camp we were guided by Joey to create...More

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Thank basilschur
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We are just back after a great tour with Joey and Cathrine and still feel the vibe of this extraordinary day. Joey was able to touch us with his stories, songs, painting and sharing his deep knowledge of his culture and people. This is definitely...More

Thank K710
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Wonderful outing with Joey and Catherine. Joey's knowledge about the bush, how to find the bush tucker and the medicinal plants, and then how to prepare them for eating or using, has been passed on down from his family. Superb day out & I will...More

Thank 421linda
Reviewed 1 December 2016

More than I could've imagined!! An informative, fun tour which took us to places deep in Aboriginal culture. The beauty was outstanding especially being shown the landscape from a traditional point of view. I can highly recommend this tour. When booking, ask what to wear...More

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