Commencing in Darwin, the voyage introduces guests to the rich culture of the rarely visited Tiwi Islands, and cruises deep into the waters of the Coburg Peninsula. Next, a rare privilege, as you visit the communities of Arnhem Land, exploring Liverpool River, Elcho Island and the Wessel Islands. Venture through some of the world’s most confronting graffiti at the “Hole in the Wall”, then admire traditional art in Gove. After flying over the gulf of Carpentaria, you’ll find yourself at the very tip of Australia, at Cape York, before heading south to the Torres Strait and into the Great Barrier Reef at Lizard Island.
This journey takes in some of the finest traditional art centre’s of Australia at Elcho Island, Maningrida and Yirkala; home to the creators of artwork that has appeared in the Louvre. Cultures will fuse as you experience traditional Rock Art, go back in time at Cooktown and see remote coastal townships such as Gove. A unique and remarkable expedition into Australia’s distant and near past.