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Indigenous Tourism


Access information on Australia's indigenous experiences, places and journeys.

Is it possible to visit Indigenous communities in Australia?
Yes, there are several operators that offer this experience. The Indigenous Tourism Champions Program features several products that enable visitors to experience Aboriginal communities. These include Lirrwi Yolngu Tourism and Banubanu Wilderness Retreat in the Northern Territory. The Indigenous Tourism fact sheet has more useful information.

Do I need a permit to access Arnhem Land?
Arnhem Land in the north-east of the Northern Territory contains areas that are only accessible with a permit. The benefit of experiencing this region with an Aboriginal guide is that they arrange any access permits that are required. The Indigenous Tourism Champions Program features a range of products in this region. The Indigenous Tourism fact sheet has more useful information.

Where can I find more information on Indigenous/Aboriginal tourism products?
There are many indigenous tourism products offering a diversity of experiences that can be booked by your customers. Tourism Australia's Indigenous Tourism Champions Program features about 50 Aboriginal operated tourism businesses located around Australia. The Indigenous Tourism Fact Sheet has more useful information.

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