Experience Traditional Batjala and Aboriginal Australian culture, history and traditions on UNESCO World Heritage listed Fraser Island and the Wide Bay and Fraser Coast Area, Traditional Homelands of the Batjala (Butchulla) People.


Cultural Experiences

Our range of cultural experiences and tours will make you feel like a local!

Wang'ari Dreaming Acknowledges our Elders of our Clan groups that make up the Batjala Nation, our Ancestors, who live in the land and bear witness to all, and our First Nations Countrymen, Women and supporters across the continent who work for an equitable future for all Australians



Be guided by Traditional Owners in the pristine environment of World Heritage listed Fraser Island. 

Wang'ari Dreaming Cultural Tours is the only 100% Aboriginal owned Tour experience currently operating on Fraser Island. 
Wangari Dreaming Cultural Tours is owned by a Senior Elder of the Batjala People, who has resided on and maintained an unbroken connection to his traditional country K'Gari  (Fraser Island), all his life.

 Following Traditional Law and Customs, he has passed on the ways of his peoplle to his children and grandchildren and together they combine those inherent cultural knowledge's and values with their vast collection of local area history to provide you with World Class Cultural Experiences of K'Gari (Fraser Island).


Bush Tucker Tours

Learn the how Batjala (Butchulla) people gathered and cultivated food on Kgari (Fraser Island) and Batjala Djah (Wide Bay/Fraser Coast) for tens of thousands of years.

Discover Native bush food plants and preparation methods as you walk with your guide through Hervey Bays Botanical Gardens, collecting nourishing native bush tucker along the way!

Return to 'camp' to savor a selection of tasty seasonal bush tucker prepared in traditional, contemporary and gourmet dishes with informative, historical discussion about each tasty morsel.

Listen to the Beautiful Creation Story of the Batjala people and truly connect with First Nations People!​

Tours depart 10:30 am daily from the Botanical Gardens

Lemon Myrtle Madeira Cake with Damper and Raspberry Lillipilli Jam  with cream - Delicious!
Botanical Gardens - Warun
The Hervey Bay Botanical Gardens have been the traditional 'Warun' Camp grounds of the Butchulla people for thousands of years... Come walk with us!
Bush Tomato Kangaroo & Wild Raspberry Caramelized Onion tarts with Desert peach Chilli Chutney
Hervey Bay Botanical Gardens
Tours Depart Daily @ 10:30am
Fraser Island Apple
Midgim Berries
Just a small selection of what can be gathered!
Watch us bring in the turtles!
Gaarbanya (Mullet) Sand Art
Celebrations on country
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