Why were we the only people there? Don’t know but spending a couple of hours here was a lot of fun. We moved from station to station and learned about the Aborigine creation story, song and dance, foo...
A very well put together package covering a range of activities from bush medicine, didgeridoo and dance demo to the highlight for me, the spear and boomerang throwing - I didn't know there was such a...
The Australian Government is committed to protecting Aboriginal culture and promotion. In Queensland, most of the aboriginal tribes living in tropical rainforests are TJAPUKAI, Chapukai, which has two branches, each Chapkai, men and women, because of the tropical rainforest. Follow the father's blood, define one from the rainy season or the dry season. Chapke people can't marry other tribes, they can only marry another Chapke, and it is said to avoid marriage by close relatives. And the totems of each of their aborigines represent different meanings for their own names.
There are many experience activities in the Chapkai Aboriginal Cultural Park. We chose to experience the evening bonfire party. The Aboriginal Cultural Park is less than half an hour's drive from Cairns. If you book a trip to the park, you can contact the park at the hotel in Cairns. We rented a car and drove by car. Bonfire party: 123 Australian dollars / person
a lot of guests attending the bonfire party, the aborigines will first give each guest a face painting as a welcome gift, black pigment is charcoal, white pigment is white gray, brown Yellow, etc. are earthy, and different colors and painting methods have different meanings.
#Chapukai Aboriginal Culture Park is very interesting, the performance of the indigenous people is also inside. After entering the door from the rainforest entrance, the left door enters the zoo. After the tour of the dual-use boat is finished, the Aboriginal Cultural Park can be seen by the crowd. .
First of all, you can choose to watch an Aboriginal performance according to the performance time, and take photos with the indigenous people. Remember to take a program at the door. Otherwise, you must not understand them unless you are an Aboriginal. What is jumping.
Chapukai Aboriginal Culture Park is not just a performance show. After the performance, there are many interactive projects, there are throwing power labels, there are wind instruments, etc., you can also see the back to the standard processing area, it is recommended to buy a Going back to the standard, the indigenous people did it by themselves.
The entire play process is almost 3 hours, it is worth playing, open during the day and night. There is a shuttle bus to the town of Kuranda at the door, and you can get a bus back to Cairns after arriving in the town. #
The second stop of Cairns went to the Chapkai Aboriginal Cultural Park. It was originally a one-person trip. All the trips that were reported through the hotel for a day trip, the hotel promised to be refreshed yesterday, but today it was told that it can only be arranged at noon. The fire is big, the sky is so hot, of course, I want to go back early, I cant just take the bus on my own day, and the taxi is too expensive.
After entering the Cultural Center, you will first arrive at the Historical Theatre. You can enjoy a film about the history of the contact between Europeans and Aboriginal people when Captain Cook landed in Australia; and the performance of the Genesis Theatre with live performances. Bajiao mythology, and performed in the Gabaga language. Then there are various aspects of the various aspects of Aboriginal cultural life, but the show is to show that the four indigenous dresses, not even a mother of the indigenous, feels a little boring.
The Aboriginal Center is said to have performed at night, but the price doubled.