Black Duck Boat Tours / Gumbaynggirr Dreaming Tours
Michael will take you on a truky exciting journey that will delight your senses and mind of his Traditional Homeland. He wil tell you Dreaming stories and show you sites of these creations stories. Teaching you language and songs in his ancestors language. Learning about Gumbaynggirr people and their associations to their country. Learn about the local culture, sample some of the unique bush foods of his homelands.
Michael Jarrett is a Gumbaynggirr man from Nambucca Heads. His family's totem is the yarggaay (shark). HIs ancestors belong to the sea and rainforests of the Nambucca River. He is a descendant of the people who have lived in this area for thousands of years. Each jagun (clan) had its sacred paths and areas where the life passed on by the Dreaming heroes was remembered and renewed. He will take you on this dreaming path, tell you stories that are thousands of years old and show you sites created by these Dreaming Hereos, ancestors and introduce you to the land, waters, rivers, mountains and landscape features.
Tours include Full Day. 2 Hour. All tours include bush tucker meals. Educational groups. Tour Groups, School Groups, small groups and individuals are welcome..
The Nambucca Valley. Discover it. Love it.
Hours: by appointment