Wild Coconut Discovery Centre

Uncover the fascinating history of coconuts on the Cocos (Keeling) Islands at the Wild Coconut Discovery Centre.

Located at the old abandoned farm site on Mahoon Road opposite the Big Barge Art Gallery, Wild Coconut Discovery Centre offers the chance to learn all about the process of coconut production. View the steps from harvest to pressing, through hands on demonstrations and tastings along the way.

Learn to make your own coconut jewellery with a workshop. Or pick up a unique Cocos Island gift or souvenir at our gift shop.

man stands behind a coconut press to explain coconut cream production

Coconut Tours

Learn about the life of a coconut through a hands on demonstration with local coconut farmers.

Explore the coconut palm jungle and sample fresh coconut products – including yummy coconut ice cream!

Operates: Tuesday & Wednesday 9 – 10am

Price: Adults – $55 / Children $25 (under 12 years)

Bookings essential. Book via the Cocos (Keeling) Islands Visitor Centre.

a selection of earrings made from coconut shells

Coconut Jewellery Workshops

Join one of our Cocos Island artisans to craft a unique piece of jewellery from a coconut shell.

Includes: Jewellery making materials + equipment, light lunch + chilled drinks

Operates: Wednesday 12 – 2pm

Price: $95

Bookings essential.

selection of coconut body butters in tins

Gift Shop

Take a little bit of the Cocos Islands home with you with our selection of products made right here on the islands!

Try our range of coconut body butterss, lip balms and salt scrubs with tropical perfumes including paw paw, passionfruit and frangipani.

Our collection of cooking salts are made using traditional methods and flavoured with local ingredients such as lemongrass and chilli.

Browse our collection of unique, handcrafted coconut jewellery.

Open: Tuesday & Wednesday 11am – 12pm

A coconut shell cut in half to reveal the white interior next to a whole shell

Coconut Bowl Workshops

Craft your own coconut bowl with one of our local artisans.

Includes: Coconut making materials + equipment

Operates: Tuesdays 10 – 11am

Price: $35

Bookings essential.