Sustainable toolkit tour: Blue Mountains
Blue Mountains National Park
Immerse yourself in the meaning, traditions and connections of Aboriginal culture during this hands-on session at Blue Mountains National Park.
Available on request 7 days a week
- Easy. Suitable for all ages. Some tracks are on uneven ground and can require ascending and descending steep stairs.
From $780 per group (Including GST). A recommended maximum of 20 participants in each group, with a maximum of 5 groups (100 participants) per session.
- Meeting point
- This tour happens in Blue Mountains National Park and can run in other nearby parks on request.
- Bookings required. Email Blue Mountains Education or phone 02 4784 7301.
The sustainable toolkit tour includes sharing both women's and men's traditional tools, furs, art, weapons and more. Your group will explore traditional ways of living and reflect on the contemporary Aboriginal experience today.
Underpinning this experience are strong messages of sustainability and caring for Country. The experience can also be tailored to include a gentle guided walk through the bush where your Aboriginal Ranger can share their knowledge about a variety of natural resources available for tools, food, medicine and more.
See the natural world through different eyes and gain an appreciation of the deeply embedded living connection to Country.
Our Aboriginal Rangers bring their own deep personal experience and expertise and so your session may also include some singing, dancing, ochre painting, making things out of bush materials, or sharing ancient stories.
- NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service
- in Blue Mountains National Park in the Sydney and surrounds and Country NSW regions
Blue Mountains National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger. Some parts of the park close overnight; details are provided for specific attractions.
Park entry fees:
$8 per vehicle per day applies only at attractions in the Glenbrook area.Buy annual pass