Bawaka Yolngu Day Tour

Lirrwi Tourism - Nhulunbuy

Sunset at Bawaka


A$900 (2 Passengers)


8 hours.

Departure Days:

Tour is on request basis. Large groups can be catered for on request.

Departure Time:


Departure Point:

Nhulunbuy, Gove or Yirrkala.


Walkabout Lodge.


Walkabout Lodge.



Not Included:

- Airfares from your home port to Nhulunbuy.

- Transit accommodation where necessary in either Darwin or Cairns depending on which air route taken.


On Request


A$900 (2 Passengers)


- Pick up and drop off at your accommodation or Gove Airport.

- Cultural experiences on Yolngu homelands.

- Yolngu driver and guide.

What to Bring:

- Pack Light (Ensure bags weighs no more than 10kg)


Valid for 01APR21-31MAR23:

Join us on a 4WD adventure to Bawaka, 60km south of the community of Yirrkala, to get an insight into Yolŋu homeland life. Experience traditional spear fishing and crab hunting. Learn about Moiety – Yirratja and Dhuwa (Kinship) and how it connects to the land and to each other, one big Earth balanced. Hear about the seven seasons and see what the environment is saying. This intimate and unique experience is available departing from Nhulunbuy or Yirrkala.

Child Policy:

Valid for 01APR21-31MAR23:

Infant: 0-3 years not recommended.

Child: 4-11 years - all children under seven must be secured in an approved child restraint or booster seat supplied by the parent.

Important Information:

Valid for 01APR21-31MAR23:

- Homelands rely on solar power for the most part, and from time to time may experience power outages. Should you have medical equipment that requires power, susch as apnoea breathing apparatus, you should ensure that you have battery backups with you.

Pack light:

Full list can be provided - large bags and suitcases pose a problem to ground transport logistics when travelling to the Homelands. Please ensure your bag weighs no more than 10kg.

Note : You will be required to be fully vaccinated and provide proof of a recent negative COVID test to attend this tour.


On Request