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Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park: Night Fire

  • Cairns
  • English
  • 2 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
  • Free Cancellation
  • Instant Confirm

Standard Inclusions

  • 1. Welcome Canapes
  • 2. Didgeridoo Journey
  • 3. Night Fire Dance
  • 4. Fire-making Ceremony
  • 5. Buffet Dinner
  • 6. Fireside Farewell
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1 Key Facts


  • 1. Welcome Canapes
  • 2. Didgeridoo Journey
  • 3. Night Fire Dance
  • 4. Fire-making Ceremony
  • 5. Buffet Dinner
  • 6. Fireside Farewell


  • 1. Transport from/to hotels
  • 2. Food & beverages not listed as Inclusions
  • 3. Souvenirs
  • 4. Travel Insurance
  • 5. Any optional extra items (including but not limited to Tjapukai Day Admission / Tjapukai Interactive Activities / upgrade activity options / drinks package / rides / shows / encounters / experiences / photo packages) that are not included in the standard admission. All optional extra items are at own expense.
Destination Cairns
Address Cairns Western Arterial Rd, Caravonica QLD 4878 Australia
How to get there ● By Car
- Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park is located in Cairns, Tropical North Queensland. The park is approximately 20 minutes by car from Cairns City, 15 minutes from Palm Cove and 45 minutes from Port Douglas. Tjapukai is situated next door to Skyrail Rainforest Cableway on the corner of the Captain Cook Hwy and the Cairns Western Arterial Road.
- Tjapukai offers car parking.
- Parking fees apply.

● By Public Transport
- Public transport connects with Tjapukai via Translink Route 123 from the Cairns City Place Bus Stop and returns from the Tjapukai Bus Stop.
- Please check the Transport QLD timetables (https://translink.com.au/) for more details to plan your trip.

● Alternatively you can choose to book this product with return hotel transfer services.
Operating hours
Nightly (All Year) 19:00 - 21:30
Christmas Day (25 December) Closed
Check-in requirements Please ensure you arrive at Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park 30 minutes before your scheduled departure time to allow enough time to check in. Regrettably, failure to arrive before this time will most likely be classified as no-show and result in forfeiting the booking and it cannot be refunded or transferred.

If you are not familiar with the area or travelling on a weekend or local public holidays / school holidays, please make sure you've checked your timetable or driving route beforehand, and allow extra travelling time for unexpected delays to ensure you do not miss your check in.
What to bring/wear ● Appropriate clothing for all weather conditions, eg. jacket for cooler months.
● Comfortable enclosed walking shoes
● Protective clothing, hat, sunscreen lotion, and sunglasses
● Water bottle, Snacks
● Umbrella / raincoat if rains
● Insect repellent
● Camera
● Money / credit card for optional purchases
Other info Child Policy:
● Infants under 4 are free of charge.
● Children's rates apply for ages 4-14 years.
● All visitors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a responsible adult such as a parent, stepparent, guardian or other adult who has parental rights and responsibilities for the under 18 year old guest.
● If a visitor is found to be a person under the age of 18 who is not accompanied by a responsible adult, Service Provider may immediately cancel the visitor's booking and the full booking amount will be forfeited to the Service Provider under this clause.

● Night Fire schedule may change slightly in inclement weather but all inclusions remain the same.
● Family rates are valid for 2 adults and 2 children (2A + 2C).
● Extra adult or child passengers are charged at the standard adult or child rate.
● Service Provider reserves the right to make changes to schedules due to inclement weather or to change any component of the entry without notice.
● Most of the Tjapukai shows and activities are not affected by rain, Service Provider is an all weather venue.
● Visitors agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless, Service Provider, its related bodies corporate, its current and former officers, employees, contractors, sub-contractors/consultants (including their respective employees and contractors) and agents against, from and in respect of all expenses, costs, liabilities, claims, actions, proceedings, damages, judgments and losses of any kind whatsoever (including but not limited to consequential and economic losses, property loss/damage and damages for injury, including personal injury and death) arising out of, caused by, attributable to or resulting from visitor's booking or visit to Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park except to the extent such expense, cost, liability, claim, action, proceeding, damage, judgment or loss arose out of, was caused by, attributable to or resulted from Service Provider's negligence or wrongful act/omission.

2 Overview

Nightfire is Tjapukai's evening experience meeting the Bama, the Indigenous rainforest people, who paint visitors' face to link to their traditional land and take visitors on a mesmerising journey with the haunting sounds of the didgeridoo. Visit Tjapukai by Night for a great evening out!

Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park: Night Fire


Night Fire by Tjapukai*

Night Fire is Tjapukai's signature evening activity where visitors will meet the Indigenous rainforest people, who paint visitors' face to link to their traditional land and more. Follow the Tjapukai warriors to a corroboree celebrating Aboriginal Dreamtime stories and join the Rainbow Serpent circle to learn traditional language songs before the ceremonial fire is lit with a spectacular fire ball shooting towards the stars.

Dinner will enjoy Australian meats, seafood and an array of salads and desserts featuring tantalising Indigenous flavours at the Flame Tree Bar & Grill. Relax around the fire with the Tjapukai warriors where there is time for an intimate chat, an end to a night of cultural entertainment.


Night Fire Highlights
  • Welcome Canapes
  • Didgeridoo Journey
  • Night Fire Dance
  • Fire-making Ceremony
  • Buffet Dinner
  • Fireside Farewell


*This description may mentioned Tjapukai Interactive Activities & Upgrade Activity Options^ (^not included in this package, additional fees apply). Please refer to "Product Standard Inclusions" for specific details.


3 Policy

Cancellation Policy

● If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. ● If you cancel between 0 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. ● If no show, no refund.

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