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Recent videos from the Centre

Cassowary in the Daintree
Cassowary in the Daintree
A Sub Adult Cassowary parading himself around at the Daintree Discovery Centre! http://www.discoverthedaintree.com
Cassowary Chick at the Daintree Discovery Centre
Cassowary Chick at the Daintree Discovery Centre
Our proud resident male Cassowary with one of his first chicks. Amazing to see they way he imitates his father! This male featured in one of our earlier videos "Breeding Pair" and it is great to see the fruits of his labor with this sprightly little chick following him around.
Sean Dewar - Indigenous and Cultural Ambassador
Sean Dewar - Indigenous and Cultural Ambassador
Sean performing at the Daintree Discovery Centre. We are delighted to have Sean as part of our permanent family at the Daintree Discovery Centre! Come on a spiritual Journey filled with lots of laughs as Sean Presents the cultural side of Rainforest history. Featuring Didgeridoo, Dance, Artefact presentations, didgeridoo participation, Fire making and story-telling!
Lilly the Green Tree Python - Daintree Discovery Centre
Lilly the Green Tree Python - Daintree Discovery Centre
Our Green Tree Python showing her fangs! These little guys start out bright yellow and then change to apple green once they mature. The Whole colour changing process happens quite rapidly over a couple of days or weeks, as the green takes over like a wave of colour.
Cassowaries in the Daintree Rainforest -  Breeding Pair
Cassowaries in the Daintree Rainforest - Breeding Pair
A beautiful, loved up Cassowary Couple shot at the Daintree Discovery Centre, in the Daintree Rainforest Australia.
Visitors enjoy Wild Cassowary - Daintree Rainforest
Visitors enjoy Wild Cassowary - Daintree Rainforest
Some excited visitors get up close and personal with a wild Cassowary at the Daintree Discovery Centre! Celebrate World Cassowary Day - 26th September, and make the most of the recent wild Cassowary sightings at the Daintree Discovery Centre. http://www.daintree-rec.com.au/cassowary/cassowary-sightings/ Learn all about how to protect this rare and threatened Species!
Cassowary Chick at the Daintree Discovery Centre
Cassowary Chick at the Daintree Discovery Centre
A Cassowary Chick filmed wandering around the Daintree Discovery Centre. This small Cassowary Chick, recently weaned by his father, is now large enough to fend for himself. He was also seen happily eating full grown Cassowary Plums! Discover more about the Daintree Rainforest at http://www.daintree-rec.com.au
Cassowary crossing the road - Daintree Rainforest
Cassowary crossing the road - Daintree Rainforest
Leaving the Daintree Discovery Centre, this Juvenile Cassowary popped out of nowhere! A timely reminder to slow down on the roads in the Daintree, as you can see they are no bothered by the cars at all! For more information visit http://www.daintree-rec.com.au
Cassowary Webcam - Daintree Discovery Centre
Cassowary Webcam - Daintree Discovery Centre
View the Daintree Discovery Centre Cassowary Webcam via Facebook https://www.facebook.com/daintreediscovery/app_838287612849855 View live images of Maclean's Creek which runs through the Discovery Centre. Maclean's Creek is a Hot Spot for wild Cassowary activity. As shown here it is very popular for these majestic creatures to come and bathe and water themselves at all times of the year. Find out more at http://www.daintree-rec.com.au
Daintree Rainforest Cassowary - Daintree Discovery Centre
Daintree Rainforest Cassowary - Daintree Discovery Centre
The Daintree Discovery Centre is a hot spot for wild Cassowary activity in the Daintree. This inquisitive little guy is a regular visitor to the Centre, and is happy going about his business foraging for food, even with many excited onlookers. For more information visit http://www.discoverthedaintree.com
Cassowary at the Daintree Discovery Centre
Cassowary at the Daintree Discovery Centre
An inquisitive male Cassowary makes its way out of the Daintree Discovery Centre and into adjacent rainforest.
Cassowary at the Daintree Discovery Centre
Cassowary at the Daintree Discovery Centre
A Male Cassowary delights visitors with a close encounter at the Daintree Discovery Centre. Professor "Piggy" Peter Pavlov shown in the video says the recent cassowary activity has been attributed to a decrease in available food resources, which has seen the cassowaries forage further to find food.
Tree Snake at the Daintree Discovery Centre
Tree Snake at the Daintree Discovery Centre
A Beautiful little Slender Tree Snake making its way through the foliage right next to the Aerial Walkway in the Daintree Rainforest in Tropical North Queensland, Australia. The Daintree Discovery Centre offers visitors a unique perspective on the World's Oldest Rainforest through their unique Aerial Walkways and Huge 22m Canopy Tower, putting you right amongst the action. Find out more here http://www.discoverthedaintree.com
Cassowary at the Daintree Discovery Centre
Cassowary at the Daintree Discovery Centre
Another Cassowary wanders through the Daintree Discovery Centre in the Daintree Rainforest in Tropical North Queensland, Australia. This small male is a regular visitor to the Daintree Discovery Centre and has been a regular sighting since he was a small chick. Although he seems oblivious to the excited visitors, staff at the centre make sure they keep a safe distance from this majestic wild creature! The Daintree Rainforest is home to many of the small number of Cassowaries left in the wild. Di...
Lace Monitor Lizard at the Daintree Discovery Centre
Lace Monitor Lizard at the Daintree Discovery Centre
Awesome footage of a Lace Monitor looking for lunch right off the back deck.
waitawhile
waitawhile
Piggy talks about wait-a-while.
Piggy Explains The Daintree Discovery Centre
Piggy Explains The Daintree Discovery Centre
Follow Piggy more segments to follow
Welcome to the Daintree Discovery Centre
Welcome to the Daintree Discovery Centre
Our guide Peter 'Piggy' Heise-Pavlov introduces the Daintree Discovery Centre.

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Adult: AUD$35.00
Concession/Student: AUD$32
Child: AUD$16.00 (5 - 17 years)
Family: AUD$85.00

Includes:
Audio Tour (8 languages)
68 Page Interpretive Guide Book
7 Day free re-entry
Children's Audio Tour (suit 5 - 9 years)

Recent Media

Discovery Centre Enters New Era

After almost 30 years under the ownership of founders Ron and Pam Birkett, the Daintree Discovery Centre has been sold to the Aboriginal Development Benefits Trust (ADBT). Peter Cameron, chair of t

August 1, 2016 read more