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Southern Cross Day Tours Gold Coast - Tour

Southern Cross Day Tours offers small group luxury tours from Gold Coast to various destinations including Mount Tamborine, Springbrook, Lamington National Park. Experience Rainforests, Waterfalls, Wild Bird feeding, Lookouts, Nocturnal Wildlife and more.

All tours are in maximum group size of 16 passengers and offer hotel pick up, full commentary with a local guide. Their tours are suited for all ages. They carry all permits to National Parks and can customise for small to large family groups.

  • Four Wheel Driving
  • Birdwatching
  • Swimming
  • Walks

Rainforest Glow Worm Tour Gold Coast

from$99

Experience the Gold Coast's fully guided rainforest, waterfall & glow worm night tour. On route take in the many types of wildlife that call the rainforest and eucalyptus forest home at night. The added bonus to all is that we also view the Glow Worms in their natural environment! Point of interests include coffee and cake at a local hinterland restaurant; guided rainforest walk to a waterfall at night time, view glow worms and nocturnal wildlife as you are guided to the waterfall. Transport is in modern, luxury four wheel drive vehicles. Each guest gets a low watt torch (they don’t upset the glow-worms) for the guided walk. Hotel drop off and pick up from Broadbeach, Surfers Paradise, Main Beach, or Southport is available.

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Tamborine and Lamington National Park Tour - Rainforest and Wildlife Tour

from$158

This tour has been running since 1994. It has everything - lunch, snacks and refreshments, bird feeding and a canopy tree top walk. Visiting Tamborine and Lamington National Parks including the famous O'Reilly's Canopy Treetop Walk and wild bird feeding. The tour includes free pick up from central Gold Coast hotels; walks on tracks through rainforest; morning or afternoon snacks and refreshments; a visit to Mount Tamborine's Gallery Walk and the Hinterland Arts and Crafts Centre; optional wine tasting of red and white wine, port, and more; guided rainforest walk to a tropical waterfall; restaurant lunch with beer, wine, soft drink or juice and bird feeding at O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat. And a chance to spot koalas, kangaroos, wallabies, reptiles and more. Boomerang lessons included!

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World Heritage Natural Bridge and Springbrook Tour

from$99

Visit the World Heritage Rainforests of Springbrook and Natural Bridge in half a day. Only a short drive from the Gold Coast beaches. This small group tour offers a truly personalised experience with no more than 14 people per tour and door to door service from your central Gold Coast hotel. Visit the Stunning Natural Arch waterfall with a fully guided walk from an expert local guide. Learn about the unique flora and fauna of the rainforest as you make you way. From inside the cave see the water cascading through the roof of the basalt cave which has been formed over millions of years. Continuing the tour, Best of All Lookout offers a view of northern New South Wales and Mount Warning. The walk to this magnificent lookout takes you through one of the few remaining pockets of ancient Antarctic beech forest. Enjoy afternoon snacks and refreshments included on tour. See Purling Brook Falls, Canyon Lookout, Twin Falls and Rainbow falls and not to forget the stunning scenery of Numinbah Valley.

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Tamborine Mountain Tour

from$99

A half day morning tour to Tamborine Mountain with a guided rainforest walk to the waterfall and a delicious morning tea. Taste wines and explore 'Gallery Walk', the arts and craft district of the Mountain. Your guide will keep an eye out for wildlife, tell you about the area and show you how to throw a boomerang. Small group touring with a personal guide for the day.

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Lamington National Park - O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat and Winery

from$99

A fully guided tour visiting the world’s largest Sub Tropical rainforest and famous O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat. Experience stunning panoramic views, canopy treetop walk, wild bird feeding and more on this relaxed journey to 1,000 metres above sea level. Learn about the O’Reilly’s amazing history on route including the Stinson plane crash and see why this beautiful property is on the must do list for travellers from all over the world. When visiting the Scenic Rim, a stop at a vineyard is a must. O’Reilly’s own Canungra Valley Vineyard set by a mountain steam gives you the chance to check out the vineyard, feed Alpacas and enjoy a glass of their own Sparkling wine. Remove the hassle of driving and experience the hinterland with the Gold Coast’s most experienced rainforest tour operator.

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