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Bawaka Cultural Experience - Day Tours

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Bawaka will stay with you.

Bawaka will infect you. I was born Australian - but now I feel truly Australian. What a... read more

Reviewed January 9, 2017
Stephen T
One life transforming moment after another

In September I took a group of 13 students from Macquarie University to Bawaka as part of their... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2016
Sandie S
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Jan 9, 2017
“Bawaka will stay with you.”
Nov 9, 2016
“One life transforming moment after another”
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Bawaka | East Arnhem Land, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed January 9, 2017

Bawaka will infect you. I was born Australian - but now I feel truly Australian. What a privilege. If you want to experience being part of the land we live on - you must go to Bawaka.

1  Thank Stephen T
Reviewed November 9, 2016

In September I took a group of 13 students from Macquarie University to Bawaka as part of their third year studies. Lirrwi were just incredible in helping to organise the experience - bending over backwards to help with all the logistical arrangements and ensuring the...More

Thank Sandie S
Reviewed September 3, 2016

Well, the locals do apparently call this place Paradise. And you can see why, turn the corner off the dunes and onto the beach and your jaw drops an inch. Bawaka is simply a magical place. So beautiful. Idyllic. But that’s not half the story,...More

1  Thank John D
Reviewed January 7, 2016

There are some places on the planet that have to seen to believed! The tour takes you from Nhulunbuy to Bawaka by landcruiser,the drive is on a great four wheel drive track, that comes out along the ocean, where timmy shows his land off, the...More

2  Thank Jeff K
Reviewed September 14, 2015

Bawaka Homelands is the most beautiful place I've visited . The local people are so welcoming, didn't want to leave!

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Reviewed September 16, 2014

I have had the privilege of visiting Bawaka twice now, and the second time was just as spiritual, relaxing and educational as the first. The trip was seamlessly run by Lirrwi Tourism who despite the challenging terrain (red dirt and soft sand) got us there...More

1  Thank HotChilli81
Reviewed April 12, 2013

I was fortunate to take a short trip to the Yolngu homeland of Bawaka, a couple of hours drive south of Nhulunbuy in North east Arnhem Land. I truly felt like I became part of the family. The location is absolutely stunning and the insight...More

2  Thank nigel_malone_two_dog
Reviewed December 2, 2012

My husband and I were lucky enough to spend a night at this beautiful place. The local people were very accommodating showed us the traditional way of fishing, weaving. Would certainly recommend to anyone who wants a magical experience. I took a few gifts (toys)...More

3  Thank Shirl071
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February 5, 2017|
Response from Stephen T | Reviewed this property |
Nicky, My trip was arranged through work, but I think if you contacted Lirrwi Tourism they'd be able to help you. Regards, Stephen.