Explore the Dandenongs and learn about Aboriginal history with Bullen Bullen Cultural Tours.
The Wurundjeri people (Woi-wurrung language group), are the Traditional Custodians of Melbourne and surrounding lands. They have cared for Country since Bunjil, the great Eagle and Balliyang the bat, created the land and people.
Wurundjeri Walking Tour proudly continue to care for their Country, practice their culture, and welcome all people visiting their lands.
Participate in the ancient tradition of Tanderrum – a ceremony to welcome guests to Country. By walking through sacred smoke and accepting the hospitality of the Wurundjeri people, you agree to care for Country, respect the land, the lore, and them, the children of Bunjil, during your stay.
Glimpse the traditional lifestyle of their Ancestors. Learn about the rhythms, rituals and relationships between people and place. Come to know the cultural values and the great leaders who continue to guide them such as Wonga and Barak.
Heighten your senses and open your heart to Country. Come and see, smell, taste, touch and hear the music of Country. Learn about their lore, traditional foods, fibres and special use plants and animals.
One hour guided tours operate on Tuesdays, Fridays, Saturday and Sundays.
Days of operation:
Departure details: 27/02/18
Tue/Fri/Sat/Sun: 02:00pm - 03:00pm
Bullen Bullen Cultural Tours were recently listed amongst the top 10 experiences in Melbourne by The Guardian UK’s Melbourne correspondent.
A subsidiary of Wurundjeri Tribe Land Council, Bullen Bullen Cultural Tours occur an hour east of the city in the beautiful bushland of the Dandenong Ranges. Bullen Bullen offer visitors a truly unique cultural experience.
The Wurundjeri guides, the traditional owners of Melbourne and surrounding territories, will ask you to participate in the ancient tradition of Tanderrrum - a ceremony to Welcome guests to Country. As part of your Bullen Bullen experience you will gain insight into the traditional lifestyle of their Ancestors, learn about the rituals and relationships between people and place as well as gain knowledge of their traditional foods, fibres and special use plants and animals.
Bullen Bullen Cultural Tours look forward to making you feel truly welcome to Wurundjeri Country soon.
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