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“Dirk friendly and easy going .... he is born and bred on the Island.”
Personalised tours of Thursday Island guided by an indigenous local. On this cultural tour you will see all of TI's treasures in an air-conditioned coach. Taste some Torres Strait kaikai and have exclusive access to the crayfish factory. The best...more
Dirk took us on a small guided tour of only 10 people. More informal and personal than the big Peddles tour consisting of mainly grey nomads. $25 adults half price kids and under two is free. Kids might get a bit bored after sitting on...More
Tour costs $25 per person and goes for around two hours.
Thursday Island is very small in area so quite a lot is covered.
Commentary is good and the odd joke keeps everyone entertained.
Dirk is also a very good advertisement for Crocs !
If you want a small group tour by a local then I would suggest LAX tours, the bus holds 10 people & cost $25 PP.
We recommend you book early as tours sell out.
Whilst Thursday Island is not large, the tour takes 1 1/2...More
Dirk, the Prince of Wales, certainly knows the history of Thursday Island as he is very much part of it. His tour takes in all of the highlights of the island and allows plenty of time at highlights such as the fort and crayfish processing...More
We were out of season but Tanya was so helpful and Dirk was a delight
Great aircon bus
Saw sights many others did not know existed
Cold water available
Great insight into TI history and culture
Can't be bettered. Well done...More
Dirk his Dad and Charles were a highlight of our trip to Thursday Island, a real family - Homely type feel we saw everything we needed to see, plenty of spare time to explore too. Dirk invited us into his world and showed us everything,...More
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From memory Kirk is available weekend and I found them so accomodating. I rang their mobile and thoroughly enjoyed the repartee! Kirks tour was so interesting. He is a local elder with a fascinating story which is so worth... More
From memory Kirk is available weekend and I found them so accomodating. I rang their mobile and thoroughly enjoyed the repartee! Kirks tour was so interesting. He is a local elder with a fascinating story which is so worth hearing.