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Daintree Rainforest River Combination

Posted on 15th March, by neil in Tours
Daintree Rainforest River Combination

Combine either a Grand Fan Palm Gallery or Greater Wilderness experience with Daintree Boatman Nature Tour’s celebrated Dawn Birdwatching Tour. Combining magnificent rainforest with the wildlife viewing opportunities on the early morning’s Daintree River provides an average of 45-birds and animals seen on each tour, including crocodiles, snakes and rare birds. Both walks and cruises […]


Extended Combination Packages

Posted on 22nd January, by neil in Tours
Extended Combination Packages

Extended Combination Packages All enquiries and booking requests for these Extended Combination Packages can be made via the comments box below. 5-Hour Package Supplement the 2-hour Grand Fan Palm Gallery Tour with a 1-hour interpreted cruise through the world’s most diverse mangrove community, habitat to estuarine crocodiles and an astonishing diversity of lifeforms, with an a la […]


Walk Cruise Combinations

Posted on 22nd January, by neil in Tours
Walk Cruise Combinations

Walk Cruise Combinations Immerse yourself in the adjoining habitats of cassowaries and crocodiles on a guided walk cruise combination. 2-hour Grand Fan Palm Gallery day tour and a 1-hour cruise through the world’s most diverse mangrove community in search of elusive estuarine crocodiles.  In the Cooper Valley, situated at the base of Thornton Peak, Wundungu protects the […]


Day Night Combinations

Posted on 22nd January, by neil in Tours
Day Night Combinations

Daintree Rainforest Day Night Combination Tours Daintree Rainforest Day Night Combination Tours showcase the complex interrelationships as they are presented by long term human inhabitants. Designed to showcase the richer diversity of natural and cultural heritage values within the middle of the oldest rainforest in the world, a two-hour Grand Fan Palm Gallery Tour or the four-hour Greater Wilderness Experience are both complemented significantly by the Nocturnal Wildlife Experience. […]


Nocturnal Wildlife Experience

Posted on 22nd January, by neil in Tours
Nocturnal Wildlife Experience

The nocturnal wildlife experience offers the greatest opportunity to observe some of Australia’s most unique wildlife in natural habitat. One of the most impressive qualities about Daintree Rainforest, the oldest rainforest in the world, is its ability to conceal an incredible occupancy.  Supporting a richer biological diversity than almost anywhere else in the world, this 170-million-year-old rainforest can […]


Greater Wilderness

Posted on 22nd January, by neil in Tours
Greater Wilderness

Greater Wilderness provides discerning travellers with deeper and more successful access into the centrepiece of the world’s oldest surviving rainforest, revealing tremendous insight into a remarkable landscape. Greater Wilderness showcases spectacular old-growth rainforest as it is presented through the accumulated knowledge of the inhabitant guide. This intensive guided tour, through the awe-inspiring grandeur of majestic, World […]


Grand Fan Palm Gallery

Posted on 22nd January, by neil in Tours
Grand Fan Palm Gallery

Grand Fan Palm Gallery tour provides discerning eco-travellers with direct access into the heart of the oldest surviving rainforest in the world. The grandeur and awe-inspiring beauty within the Daintree Rainforest’s most spectacular fan palm dominated rainforest, is experienced first hand, in the company of an inhabitant guide. Grand Fan Palm Gallery tour is a guided […]


Red-bellied Black Snake (Pseudechis porphyriacus)

Posted on 16th December, by neil in Fauna

King Fern Creek

Posted on 15th December, by neil in Forest, Home
King Fern Creek

The rainforests of the Daintree contain outstanding examples of flora and fauna representing eight major stages in the earth’s evolutionary history.  These include the Age of the Pteridophytes, the Age of the Conifers and Cycads, the Age of the Angiosperms, the final break-up of Gondwana, biological evolution and radiation during thirty-five million years of isolation, […]


New Green Daintree Spider

Posted on 15th December, by neil in Home, Spiders
New Green Daintree Spider

Even seeing this amazing spider with its newly hatched brood is an achievement, but its identification is yet another challenge for Cooper Creek Wilderness and Daintree Rainforest.  With his finely-tuned vision, Neil detected a shading on a leaf of the Small-leaved Fire Vine (Tetracera nordtiana), almost like a silhouette.  He discovered the green camouflaged female […]