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Wardan Aboriginal Cultural Centre

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Address: 55 Injidup Spring Rd | (6 km South of Yallingup), Margaret River, Western Australia 6282, Australia
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+61 8 9756 6566
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08:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 18:00
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The Wardandi people are the traditional owners of South Western Australia...

The Wardandi people are the traditional owners of South Western Australia for over 55,000 years. The Wardandi elders have chosen to share their culture with visitors. The outside experience can include a bush story trail, stone toolmaking workshop and boomerang and spear throwing. The inside experience includes a 6 season display and art gallery. Located on 40 acres of beautiful natural bush including Sheoak, Balga, Jarrah and Marri.

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Traditional. Custodians of this region. Keen to share. Go n learn a bit bout wardan life. Culturaly enriching

Reviewed 21 March 2017
Michael P
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

Traditional. Custodians of this region. Keen to share. Go n learn a bit bout wardan life. Culturaly enriching

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Thank Michael P
Perth
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Visiting this centre is a good way to gain a greater understanding of how special the South West region is. As soon as you walk into this place you can feel the presence of what once was. If you get the pleasure of meeting Vivian, you could easily spend the entire day with her. It's important to know more about... More 

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Perth, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Highly recommended. I went there with a group as was inspired about the history, positivity and staff were so down to earth.

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Thank laceleste1930
Albany, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 November 2016

This was very interesting. I learnt so much about natural medicine and reading the bush. The tour though casual is really worth doing.

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Thank Ro6330
Oxford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 November 2016

As a bit of a 'townie' I never thought that I would enjoy this experience but it was a true eye-opener for me Half expecting it to be a bit 'lecturing' it was actually the complete opposite full of interest and involvement The connection with nature is most interesting

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Thank abigcurryfan
Perth, Australia
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5 reviews
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

My favourite tour in Margaret River. And i have done more than most locals here! I felt such a connection with the land and the people while doing this tour. It all really came to life for me. I would go back tomorrow! Absolutely fascinating!

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Thank culinaryexplorer131
new zeland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

sad to say but I was disappointed with this cultural centre. Perhaps I was expecting too much, but this centre is run by volunteers (?) and the information limited. The enthusiasm of the curator was evident and she was certainly knowledgeable, but for me it could be a lot better

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Geraldton, Australia
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35 reviews
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Reviewed 2 May 2016

A must do when your here, offering a diverse culture appreciation several attractions with the bush tucker spear throwing and the music, well done.

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Aberdeen
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

Interesting displays, and lovely guided walk from Nina, an Aboriginal lady with lots of knowledge. Learned a lot about trees and medicine!

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 8 March 2016

Learn about our Country, it will make you really see our Country and be able to appreciate what you are looking at. We are so grateful to feel part of this land.

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