The Bardi (land) and Jawi (island) people of the Dampier Peninsula retain a particularly special relationship with their land and sea that encompasses in-depth knowledge of bush food, medicine and traditional hunting and fishing practices.
Join Terry Hunter on the tours he operates from Cygnet Bay Pearl Farm.
Borrgoron Coast to Creek Tour
Lose all sense of time as you discover a coastal landscape abundant with wildlife and steeped in ancient stories and cultural heritage. This experience includes the Hunter family history’s 4 generation connection to Cygnet Bay and stories of life growing up on this remote pearl farm.
Explore the mangroves, creeks and tidal flats of King Sound and experience the Bardi people’s special relationship with the land and sea, share an in-depth knowledge of bush food, medicine plants and traditional, sustainable hunting and fishing practices. Forage for oysters, hear our stories and along the way discover a culture that has lived in harmony with this country for thousands of years and continues to practice traditional ways of caring for the land.
This 2 hour walking tour requires a reasonable level of fitness as you cross the rocks at low tide under the beautiful Kimberley sun. Enclosed shoes (reef shoes ideal), water bottle, hat and sunscreen are recommended.
$85 Adult | $35 Child
Borrgoron Culture and History Tour
Take a dive into the Bardi culture of the Dampier Peninsula.
During this personalised experience with Terry Hunter, take in the beautiful views of Cygnet Bay and ask all the things you are curious about. This is a real life Q&A with Terry who will deep dive into the stories that shaped the pearling industry and how he and his family fit into this industry and the area.