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Address: 94 - 98 Lake St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
Phone Number: 4042 7950
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm

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entertaining and imforming

liked all the information and no dislikes at all. we were able to get around with ease,especially at our age and mobility

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 20, 2014
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Southport, Australia
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Lethbridge, Canada
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 13, 2014

Saw other aboriginal dancers in Uluru who were much better. The food was disappointing and the whole show a bit "silly". They did do group participation which some people love.

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3 Thank Louise H
Southport, Australia
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17 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2014

liked all the information and no dislikes at all. we were able to get around with ease,especially at our age and mobility

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1 Thank newtravellors
Tully, Queensland, Australia
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45 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2014

IT WAS a great little place, but no longer exists. The artwork on the floor however done by Nathan Mundraby of Yarrabah and another fellow (sorry I forget his name) of TI decent is still on the floor. It's an Aboriginal/Tores Strait Island fusion and looks fantastic. I think it's a booking place for backpackers now. All the art on... More 

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2 Thank Lisa L
Cairns, Australia
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2014

Been to the cultural place a few times. The food was amazing. Good value for money. I hope it re opens soon.

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Thank Nattas29
Bristol, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2014

Enjoyed all the shows that we're going on and all the interesting stories that were told by the aboriginals. Shown how to throw a boomerang and how to get music from the digeredoo. Had some food in the restaurant, not up to much, but passable. An enjoyable day.

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3 Thank Jeanne B
Michigan
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166 reviews
89 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2013 via mobile

We arrived today to find this place all closed up and totally empty. There is construction going on in the street. Not even a sign posted!!! How disappointing !

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6 Thank kibbe
Goulburn, Australia
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115 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2013

Very very early open. Staff awake and happy. Really interesting place to visit. Sit outside nice big solid timber tables facing mall full of trees. Fresh and fun menu food cooked and presented well. Good coffee. Nice little touch of a glass of water and complimentary paper as soon as I sat down.

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4 Thank Kayeleigh
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2013 via mobile

Outstanding food and service! Very good location and environment with beautiful indigenous artworks and paintings! Prices are also very honest. A must visit for tourist and locals!

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3 Thank Merisunrise
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2013

we have had a few birthday lunches, at cultural place and they have all been tatsye and fresh meals. The lunch specials are always good, and the so is the service, fast and friendly. They also have a function room out the back, which I have heard is good to use for large events!

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3 Thank Agoodpavlova
Cairns, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2013

The food is fantastic here and it is not expensive, you could take the whole family for a meal. I love the imagination of the menu and they are not afraid of trying new things. The staff are lovely and nothing appears to be too much trouble for them. I have been here many times and will be returning again.

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