Tim Ella at the lookout in La Perouse
Tim Ella at the lookout in La Perouse

LA PEROUSE 'FIRST CONTACT TOUR'

TOUR GROUPS, TOURISTS & BUSINESSES

Join Kadoo Tours at La Perouse (Guriwal) situated on the northern headland of Kamay Botany Bay just fourteen (14) kilometres from the Sydney Operhouse. It is an area rich in natural beauty and home to our ancient indigenous and colonial history.

TOUR INCLUDES

  • Enjoy a 2 hour guided tour through the native bush and coastline of La Perouse (Guriwal) with indigenous guide, Tim Ella and local historian & author, Grant Hyde.
  • Entry to Kamay Botany Bay National Park
  • Taste test bush tucker straight from the bush & wattle seed pancakes with native jam

FEATURES

  • Enjoy a truly authentic Aboriginal cultural tour in La Perouse
  • Hear Tim’s wonderful stories about his culture, his people and his Dreaming of this land.
  • Be involved in a traditional ochre ceremony and a ‘Welcome to the Country’
  • Tim will discuss how the Aboriginal people hunted, fished & gathered throughout the area.
  • Learn about the totem of Sydney, Guriwal (whale), the native birds, animals & sea life that populate this waterways.
  • Discover another world situated on the southern tip of Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs

MEETING POINT  The Snake Pit, Cann Park, end Anzac Parade, La Perouse.

LOCATION

La Perouse – a 30 minute car ride from the Sydney Operahouse or 15 minute drive from Sydney Airport.

PRICE

$44 per adult or $20 per children (5-12). A minimum 10 adults or $400 for tours to take place.

Private Tours (family groups) are $250 and can accommodate up to 6 people. Extra adults at $40 per head, children (5-12) $20. (This is a cash price only).

Schools, Universities & Tertiary groups please see the 'Schools' page for costings.

WHAT TO BRING

Comfortable walking shoes, hat, sunscreen, drinking water &  camera

Tim Ella mixing traditional body paint.
Tim Ella mixing traditional body paint.
Tim Ella with tour group at La Perouse
Tim Ella with tour group at La Perouse
Tim Ella leads a tour explaining the native flora and fauna.
Tim Ella leads a tour explaining the native flora and fauna.

LA PEROUSE 'WELCOME TO THE COUNTRY'

TO BE LAUNCHED IN 2019

 

TOUR GROUPS

WELCOME TO THE COUNTRY INCLUDES

  • Be welcomed to Dharawal land (Sydney) with a traditional ochre (clay), smoking ceremony.
  • Enjoy a ‘Welcome to the Country’by local indigenous educator, Tim Ella, of the Dharawal-Yuin people.
  • Enjoy a bush tucker sampler
  • Handle prehistoric stone tools, weapons and animal skins.
  • Photo opportunities galore

MEETING POINT  The Snake Pit, Cann Park, end Anzac Parade, La Perouse.

LOCATION

La Perouse – a 30 minute drive from the Sydney Operahouse or a 15 minute drive from Sydney Airport.

PRICE

$15 per person. Minimum of 30 pax or more.

DURATION

45 minutes

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kadoo Tours. La Perouse and Watsons Bay Sydney Australia. 18th July 2017. Photograph Dallas Kilponen
Kadoo Tours. La Perouse and Watsons Bay Sydney Australia. 18th July 2017. Photograph Dallas Kilponen
Kadoo Tours. La Perouse and Watsons Bay Sydney Australia. 18th July 2017. Photograph Dallas Kilponen
Kadoo Tours. La Perouse and Watsons Bay Sydney Australia. 18th July 2017. Photograph Dallas Kilponen
Tim Ella & Grant Hyde - your two guides at Watsons Bay
Tim Ella & Grant Hyde - your two guides at Watsons Bay

School Tours & Corporate Cultural Awareness

Tim Ella explaining to school children the Boomerang.