Caring for the Environment
A commitment to sustainable practices providing high quality nature-based tourism experiences
Advanced Ecotourism Certification
Advanced Ecotourism Certification highlights Australia's leading and most innovative ecotourism products that operate with minimal impact on the environment, and provide opportunities to learn about the environment with operators who are committed to achieving best practice, using resources wisely, contributing to conserving the environment and helping local communities.
At Tjapukai we take our committment to the environment estremely seriously. We harvest rainwater for use in toilet flushing and hand washing. We no longer provide plastic straws with our drinks, and if requested we provide paper straws.
Respecting Our Culture (ROC) Certification
The Respecting Our Culture (ROC) program encourages tourism operators to operate in ways that respect and reinforce Indigenous cultural heritage and the living cultures of Indigenous communities.
Tjapukai is a proud ROC certified operator, committed to protecting cultural authenticity and integrity, developing sound business practices, environmental protection and acknowledging Indigenous peoples spiritual connection to the land and water.
Discover the world’s oldest living culture at Tjapukai’s Cultural Centre where you will be transported back 40,000 years with the mesmerising Dreamtime Creation Story of the Djabugay people in the Bulurru Story Waters Theatre. An inspiring photographic exhibition and historic films reveal the diverse history of Australia’s Aboriginal people.