Flames of the Forest Aboriginal Cultural Experience
Experience ancient culture and local produce. Australia’s best rainforest dining experience. Discover food, wine and culture surrounded by natural beauty—the unforgettable, Flames of the Forest Aboriginal Cultural Experience.
Featuring a locally inspired menu. You will enjoy a selection of premium sparkling, red and white wine and Australian beer. This is an evening not to be missed! Immerse yourself on the traditional grounds of the Kuku Yalanji people. Be a part of authentic and intimate interaction with Australia’s oldest living culture.
You are seated within the stunning rainforest under a black silk lined canopy. Marvel at the sparkling, hand made crystal chandeliers. Enjoy the warm glow of hundreds of candles. Flames of the Forest will fill your belly and your soul.
Connect With Our Country’s Ancient People
Be inspired by two local Indigenous brothers sharing their history, story and passion for the rainforest. Take home a piece of their culture and share it with others.
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Return coach transfers from/to Port Douglas accommodations
Flaming arrival and candlelit forest
Pre-dinner drinks with hors d’ oeuvres and sparkling wine
Seven dishes plattered banquet served to the table
Dessert accompanied by Tableland Coffee and Daintree Tea
Australian sparkling wine, Australian white and red wine, beer and soft drinks
Aboriginal cultural performance featuring didgeridoo, singing and storytelling
Cover from the rain gods under black silk and velvet lined marquee with crystal and bud light chandeliers, and other vital conveniences to ensure comfort.
Shared tables so guests may meet other intrepid travellers
What to bring
A jacket for the colder months
Flat, comfortable shoes
An open mind and a sense of fun!
The experience runs from 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm, plus transfer time from your Port Douglas hotel.
Self-drive to the venue is not permitted; return transfers from Port Douglas accommodations are included. No transfers from Cairns are available.
Vegetarian and other special dietary requirements on request a minimum of three (3) working days prior.
Flames of the Forest operates only on Thursday nights.
Flames of the Forest Aboriginal Cultural Experience
We accept Visa cards or Mastercard, and E-Way. All pricing is in AUD.
Please call to confirm your trip 48 hours in advance at +61 7 40372700
A minimum of 48 hours' notice is required to re-schedule or alter all or part of a reservation.
Cancellation fees are as follows:
20% cancellation fee 30 days or more prior to departure
50% cancellation fee if within 30 days prior to departure
100% cancellation fee within 14 days prior to departure
There will be no refund of any part of your tour costs should you fail to arrive at a scheduled tour departure time. Tour departures may not be delayed due to passenger circumstances - including events beyond your control, medical problems, airline delays, weather etc.
All passengers are strongly advised to purchase comprehensive travel insurance that includes trip cancellation insurance, evacuation and medical cover. Please read the wording of your insurance policy carefully and ensure it covers you for all potential activities
Terms And Conditions
This website acts as a booking agent only for the tours advertised herein. Although we endeavour to provide accurate information we are not liable for inaccurate information concerning services.
•Please call to confirm your trip 48 hours in advance on +61 7 4037 2700
•We are not liable for changes to tours, pricing or itineraries; all of which are subject to change without notice.
•Neither this site, nor any associated company or agent advertised through this site is responsible for your costs or losses resulting from alterations, cancellations, loss of damage, delay or personal injury.
• All passengers are strongly advised to purchase comprehensive travel insurance that includes trip cancellation insurance, evacuation and medical cover. Please read the
wording of your insurance policy carefully and ensure it covers you for all potential activities. In a medical emergency, any evacuation, vessel relocation, medical or other
expenses are the financial responsibility of that passenger. Please be aware that scuba diving and other in-water activities are not covered by all travel insurance companies.
•Please inform us of any special requirements prior to your date of travel; such as dietary requirements, allergies, mobility and disability issues. This can be done in the '
Booking Message' section of your online reservation or by contacting our friendly reservations team
Unforeseen Circumstances: Our experience is conducted in a remote location and the evening description advertised may have to be varied or a change of location at short notice may be necessary due to causes beyond the operator’s control. The comfort and safety of our guests is our paramount concern. There is no discount or refund supplied in the event that circumstances beyond our control force us to change content and/or timings and/or location.
Wet Weather Notes: A marquee over the dining area is provided in the price. However, should it be wet on the night, we recommend guests to bring an umbrella for cover from the coaches into the main dining marquee. In the event of such bad weather that we are unable to hold the event in the venue stated, we will endeavour to secure an alternative location for the dinner. This location will be accessible and safe, transfer times may vary.