Gumaraa Aboriginal Experience

Immersive Aboriginal tours, workshops and performances based on the NSW South Coast

Welcome to Gumaraa

Gumaraa is an Aboriginal cultural experience and education company that delivers authentic Indigenous experiences for all, based on the traditions of the Dharawal and Yuin Nation. Our programs and tours serve to immerse and educate the wider community on Indigenous culture, traditions and history.

Feel the land and its stories and experience the oldest surviving culture in the world with our programs and tours packed with deep knowledge and understanding about the traditional custodians of this land.

Our virtual Welcome to Country Smoking Ceremony package is now available to purchase!

Programs

Immerse yourself in our specialised programs

From On Country tours to Indigenous programs for emerging generations, we offer a wide range of authentic cultural experiences for everyone.

Workshops

Try one of our workshops to learn a new skill

All of our workshops are run by our dedicated staff who will teach you the traditional ways of weaving, dancing, artmaking, and much more.

Experiences

Book us to perform at your next event or opening

We are an operated Cultural service provider including Welcome to Country, smoking ceremonies and dance troupe performances.

Beautiful and proud dancers. Respectful to culture and Country.
Carol Bradley Puckeridge
The children and staff are loving it! Thank you Richard and Hamish.
Kerry Hallatt

Kids loved the culture days, we can’t wait to have Gumaraa back

Rhonda Austin

School Excursion Programs

School Incursion Programs

Cultural Tours

Mentoring Program

Canoeing Program

LAD Program

Traditional Dance Workshop

Weaving Workshop

Bush Tucker/Medicine Workshop

Traditional Aboriginal Art Workshop

Aboriginal Language Workshop

Didgeridoo Workshop

Welcome to Country

Traditional Aboriginal Smoking Ceremony

Aboriginal Dance Troupe Performance

Aboriginal Art Gallery

Aboriginal Mural Painting

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Recognizing the importance of cultural awareness is essential in combating unconscious biases and challenging unfair assumptions based on stereotypes. Through engagement in cultural sensitivity training, individuals can expand their knowledge of what is deemed appropriate and nurture an environment that embraces inclusivity. 

If you are interested in partaking in one of our empowering Cultural Competency Programs, we warmly encourage you to inquire through our website at www.gumaraa.com.au or contact us via email at info@gumaraa.com.au. 

Let's work together to foster a society that treasures and establishes connections with our diverse history, ultimately shaping a brighter future.

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Immerse yourself in the vibrant traditions of Dharawal culture and deepen your understanding of this remarkable region with our meticulously designed cultural tours. Whether you are a visitor yearning to discover more about our homeland during your vacation or a lifelong resident eager to forge a stronger connection with the land you call home, our tours are thoughtfully crafted to accommodate everyone.

Embark on an exploration of the very essence of Dharawal culture through our carefully curated selection of immersive and enlightening programs. Gather a group of kindred spirits and embark on a captivating journey filled with joy and exploration.

To find out more about our incredible cultural tours, please visit our website at www.gumaraa.com.au or reach out to us via email at info@gumaraa.com.au. 

Join us as we celebrate the rich heritage of the Yuin Nation, delve into the depths of Aboriginal history, and work towards fostering reconciliation. Let us embrace our past to create a brighter and unified future together.

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Welcome to Gumaraa, a renowned provider of immersive Aboriginal education programs, specializing in captivating school excursions. Our team consists of highly qualified professionals who are dedicated to working with children and have extensive experience in doing so. We recognize the significance of tailoring our programs to meet the specific needs and syllabus outcomes of students across all age groups, ranging from pre-school to year 12.

Students will have the incredible opportunity to engage in hands-on activities that are both unique and enjoyable, leaving a profound and lasting impact. Our programs are designed to immerse students in Aboriginal art, culture, and education, creating a truly memorable experience.

We offer excursions at a variety of awe-inspiring locations, including Killalea State Park, Blackbutt Forest, Bass Point Marine Reserve, Minnamurra River, Minnamurra Rainforest, Lake Illawarra Foreshore, Bundeena, and Carss Park. Each location brings its own charm and provides an ideal setting for students to connect with the natural world and deepen their understanding of Aboriginal culture.

To learn more about our programs or make an inquiry, please visit our website at www.gumaraa.com.au or reach out to us via email at info@gumaraa.com.au. 

Get ready to embark on an exploration of the wonders of Aboriginal art, culture, and education with Gumaraa.

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Experience the vibrant and captivating world of Gumaraa's dance performances and music, where we proudly showcase the rich Indigenous culture of Australia. Our dance performances are accompanied by traditional Aboriginal music, featuring the enchanting sounds of didgeridoos, clapsticks, and traditional singing. This melodic fusion often mimics the harmonies of animals, adding a unique touch to the experience. Traditional Aboriginal music holds significant importance, serving as a means of commemorating special occasions and passing down stories from one generation to another.

Our performances cater to a wide range of events, including corporate and government functions, educational programs, community gatherings, and ceremonial occasions. 

If you'd like us to grace your upcoming event with our mesmerizing performances, please reach out to us through our website at www.gumaraa.com.au or contact us via email at info@gumaraa.com.au. 

Let us bring the spirit of Aboriginal art and culture to your event for a truly unforgettable experience.

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Embark on a remarkable journey through the Minnamurra River, where you can delve into the fascinating Aboriginal history with our exceptional canoeing program. Accompanied by our knowledgeable staff, you will have the chance to explore the picturesque waterways of the Minnamurra River and immerse yourself in the beauty of its crystal-clear water. Gain insight into the evolution of canoes, from traditional bark to modern plastic, and discover how the Aboriginal communities used them for fishing and hunting purposes. While navigating through the mangroves and sea channels, our staff will enlighten you about the profound Aboriginal heritage of the region. Expand your knowledge and create unforgettable memories. 

For more information or to make an inquiry, please visit our website at www.gumaraa.com.au or contact us via email at info@gumaraa.com.au. 

Join us on this extraordinary adventure and explore the wonders of the Illawarra and South Coast regions.

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Are you in search of a fresh Aboriginal design for your work or school uniform? Look no further! Gumaraa, in collaboration with our talented Aboriginal artist Richard George Campbell, can work closely with you and our team to create a unique shirt design that perfectly suits each individual's needs.

In addition, Gumaraa also offers a range of our own shirt and jacket designs available for purchase on our website, www.gumaraa.com.au 

If you're interested, please don't hesitate to contact us via email at info@gumaraa.com.au 

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Copyright Statement for Gumaraa Aboriginal Experience Pty Ltd Gumaraa Aboriginal Experience Pty Ltd (‘Gumaraa’ or ‘We’ or ‘Us’ or ‘Our’) hereby reserve all rights and privilege in relation to the program, material and contents of these documents and artworks in part or in whole (‘Our Material’). No part of Our Material may be reproduced in part or in whole without the prior written express consent from the copyright holders Gumaraa Aboriginal Experience Pty Ltd. All and any rights, ownership and opportunity to Our Material is hereby reserved and for Our sole benefit including but not limited to all rights it holds in relation to and she went to the Copyright Act 1968 (CTH). We do not accept any responsibility whatsoever for any damage, directly or indirectly, or loss of freelance materials submitted for reproduction in relation to this material or artwork. The information contained in Our Material are true and correct to the best of our knowledge and beliefs, all recommendations are made without any guarantee on the part of Gumaraa.
Our mentoring programs provide participants with invaluable opportunities for personal growth by establishing a strong connection with our mentors and reconnecting with their culture. 

Through these programs, individuals will acquire lifelong skills and knowledge that will enable them to embrace and take pride in their cultural heritage. Participants will also develop lasting bonds with our staff, forging friendships that will endure beyond the program.

If you're interested, please inquire through our website www.gumaraa.com.au, or send us an email at info@gumaraa.com.au 

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Copyright Statement for Gumaraa Aboriginal Experience Pty Ltd

Gumaraa Aboriginal Experience Pty Ltd (‘Gumaraa’ or ‘We’ or ‘Us’ or ‘Our’) hereby reserve all rights and privilege in relation to the program, material and contents of these documents and artworks in part or in whole (‘Our Material’). No part of Our Material may be reproduced in part or in whole without the prior written express consent from the copyright holders Gumaraa Aboriginal Experience Pty Ltd. All and any rights, ownership and opportunity to Our Material is hereby reserved and for Our sole benefit including but not limited to all rights it holds in relation to and she went to the Copyright Act 1968 (CTH). We do not accept any responsibility whatsoever for any damage, directly or indirectly, or loss of freelance materials submitted for reproduction in relation to this material or artwork. The information contained in Our Material are true and correct to the best of our knowledge and beliefs, all recommendations are made without any guarantee on the part of Gumaraa.