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Welcome to Country Aboriginal Experience by Spirits of the Red Sand

The world has been waiting for Australia’s Aboriginal experiences for a long time Spirits of the Red Sand.

Discover the world’s oldest living culture through unforgettable day and nighttime activities.

What a beautiful part of the world we live in!

Experience Spirits of the Red Sand, an incredible cultural journey, unlike any other as you embark on a 60,000-year-old journey through the great Southern Queensland region with Aboriginal elders and mobs as the true stories and vibrant spirit of Aboriginal Australia are revealed before your eyes.

When it’s time for the day, Welcome to Country offers a unique opportunity to learn about traditional Aboriginal life and culture, from Dreamtime to the rhythms of the didgeridoo to bush tucker tasting.

Nighttime takes you from Dreamtime to 1800s Australia, where the British and Aboriginal cultures collide, in the award-winning Evening Experience.

Spirits of the Red Sand, which opened in 2017, is a first-of-its-kind cultural awakening experience that will introduce you to the history, culture, and vibrancy of the Aboriginal people.

Experiences in the Evening

Discover how the British and Aboriginal cultures clashed in 1800s Queensland in the unique gardens of Beenleigh Historical Village. Three Aboriginal brothers and their families, who lived through many of the events depicted in the play, are the stars of the critically acclaimed Evening Experience, a captivating live theatre and three-course dinner experience. With traditional song, dance, and cultural transmission, this work of authentic Aboriginal storytelling will be a treasure for generations to come.

Dreamtime takes you to Australia in the 1800’s when British and Aboriginal cultures collide, but Spirits of the Red Sand is a world-first Aboriginal ‘roving theatre’ and dinner experience that takes you back to that time period.

Multi-award-winning, this is the first of its kind cultural awakening experience that will open your eyes to the history, beauty, and vibrancy of the Aboriginal population. To begin with, guests will enjoy a live theatre performance, followed by indigenous song and dance, a 3-course dinner, and a meet-and-greet with the cast and crew.

Spirits of the Red Sand has become a significant source of truth and inspiration for people from all over the world because of its powerful and unforgettable storyline that takes you through various sets to take you back in time. The experience includes a 2.5-hour dinner and show and is located halfway between Brisbane and the Gold Coast.

This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to connect with Australia’s oldest continuous culture by participating in an ancient Aboriginal ceremony called Welcome to Country. Experience pre-European Aboriginal traditions, customs, and rituals in an authentic pre-European Aboriginal village. Spirits of the Red Sand is where you begin a 60,000-year journey.


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