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Natural Bridge & Springbrook Waterfalls Tour

Natural Bridge & Springbrook Waterfalls Tour

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Journey into the hinterlands on this 5-hour afternoon tour of the Springbrook National Park from the Gold Coast. Explore the UNESCO-listed Goondawanna rainforests by coach, stopping to walk through the jungle, peek into ancient caves and enjoy views of Mount Warning from the Best of All Lookout.  Visit natural wonders like Purling Brook Falls, Numinbah valley and Rainbow Falls, and soak up the scenery from the Canyon Lookout. This small-group tour is limited to 16 people for a personalised experience, and includes hotel pick-up and afternoon tea.
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  • 5 hours
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$70.85
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Half Day Dolphin Kayaking and Snorkeling Tour

Half Day Dolphin Kayaking and Snorkeling Tour

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Start your day off right with a half-day kayak tour to South Stradbroke Island. Enjoy a great vantage point on the beaches and wildlife of the Gold Coast as you paddle at a leisurely pace, stopping to snorkel off Wavebreak Island, visit secluded beaches, and enjoy a picnic breakfast on the beach. Your expert guide shares informative commentary about the region's ecology and animals, and provides full instruction on kayaking and snorkeling — making this tour suitable for both experienced paddlers and first-timers.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$63.70
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Gold Coast 1.5-Hour Sightseeing River Cruise from Surfers Paradise

Gold Coast 1.5-Hour Sightseeing River Cruise from Surfers Paradise

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Wind your way along the scenic canals and waterways of Australia’s Gold Coast on this cruise from Surfers Paradise. Glide along the waterways of Broadwater; enjoy views of Chevron Island and Paradise Waters; and marvel over the glittering Palazzo Versace hotel and the famous SeaWorld resort. Listen to the onboard commentary as you pass historic sites and modern landmarks.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Lunch Buffet Cruise on the Gold Coast

Lunch Buffet Cruise on the Gold Coast

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Soak up the sights of the Gold Coast on this lunch cruise that departs from Surfers Paradise and travels up the Nerang River to the Broadwater. Hear live commentary about landmarks that you pass such as the Southport Yacht Club, Marina Mirage, Palazzo Versace hotel, Wave Break Island and South Stradbroke Island. Enjoy a buffet lunch with seafood and chicken main dishes, and have the option to purchase drinks at the bar.
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  • 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast Jet Boat Ride: 55 Minutes

Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast Jet Boat Ride: 55 Minutes

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Enjoy the thrills, splashes, and spins of a jet boat ride on the Gold Coast Broadwater from Surfers Paradise. Zip through the scenic waterway, passing landmarks such as Southport Yacht Club, the Versace Hotel, and SeaWorld. Hang on as your expert captain takes your high-speed vessel through a series of high-octane tricks that are tons of fun.
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  • 55 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Evening Rainforest & Glow Worm Experience

Evening Rainforest & Glow Worm Experience

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Experience the nighttime enchantment of Mt Tamborine National Park on this unique 4WD rain forest walk and glowworm tour. At the mountain summit, stop for a light supper of cakes and hot chocolate, and soak up views of the twinkling Gold Coast from a lookout. Then, observe nocturnal wildlife by torchlight with a guided bushwalk through the rain forest, where you’ll come across an ethereal waterfall illuminated by glowworms.
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  • 4 hours
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Half-Day Whale Watching and Canal Cruise from Surfers Paradise

Half-Day Whale Watching and Canal Cruise from Surfers Paradise

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Go in search of humpback whales on a whale-watching cruise off the shores of the Gold Coast. Onboard a custom-built boat with three viewing decks, enjoy uninterrupted views of the Pacific and listen to commentary about the whales and their ocean environment from a marine naturalist guide. Plus, float along the Spit to admire waterside homes. Small group sizes, guaranteeing rail side position. Select a departure time when booking.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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Chill Out at Byron Bay from Gold Coast

Chill Out at Byron Bay from Gold Coast

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Spend a day exploring the vibrant culture and beautiful beaches of Byron Bay on this full-day tour from the Gold Coast. Take in grand coastal views from the historic Byron Bay Lighthouse, browse local boutiques and dip your toes in the calm bay waters. Get a taste of New South Wales with a seasonal and locally sourced lunch at a unique cafe, and sink your teeth into a fantastic array of exotic fruit at the Tropical Fruit World farm.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
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Gold Coast Helicopter 10 min Flight and Jet Boat Ride

Gold Coast Helicopter 10 min Flight and Jet Boat Ride

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Combine a thrilling jet boat ride with a scenic helicopter flight for a fun and comprehensive experience of the Gold Coast. Start with a jet boat ride that includes power slides, 360-degree spins and other high-speed tricks. Your helicopter flight takes you soaring over the Gold Coast with panoramic views of the ocean and beaches.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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Hot Air Ballooning including Champagne Breakfast from the Gold Coast

Hot Air Ballooning including Champagne Breakfast from the Gold Coast

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Take to the skies for an unforgettable hot air balloon flight over the Gold Coast hinterland. Departing from your Gold Coast accommodation, soar over beautiful vineyards, pastures, and forests as the landscape is bathed in the golden morning light. Choose from two flight lengths, and cap off your thrilling morning with a savory sparkling wine breakfast and cellar door visit at O'Reilly's homestead and boutique vineyard.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Crab Trip from Gold Coast

Crab Trip from Gold Coast

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Spend a full day exploring Queensland’s vibrant capital city and see the best of Brisbane’s tourist attractions. Learn about historic buildings on a coach tour of the city center, get a waterside perspective with a cruise along the beautiful Brisbane River, and enjoy birds-eye views from at the Mt Coo-tha Lookout. This tour is also inclusive of a tour of the XXXX Brewery with a tasting at the end.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Natural Bridge Glow Worm Night Tour from Gold Coast

Natural Bridge Glow Worm Night Tour from Gold Coast

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Witness a mesmerizing natural light show in the Gold Coast hinterland with an evening tour to the Natural Bridge glow worm cave. Trek through the ancient coastal rain forest of Springbrook National Park with a guide to see the cave illuminated by the light of millions of tiny worms, and then turn your eyes upward for some stargazing in the pristine night sky.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Mount Tamborine Morning Tour

Mount Tamborine Morning Tour

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Explore the wild beauty of the Gold Coast hinterland on this half-day 4WD tour to Mt Tamborine. Encounter koalas, kangaroos and cascading mountain waterfalls on a guided bushwalk through the eucalypt rain forest of Mt Tamborine National Park. Indulge in some mountainside wine tasting, learn how to throw a boomerang and enjoy a morning or afternoon tea break with scones on this delightfully diverse tour.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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Tropical Fruit World with Wildlife Boat Cruise from Gold Coast

Tropical Fruit World with Wildlife Boat Cruise from Gold Coast

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Visit Tropical Fruit World, where you can learn about tropical fruit around the world and taste the fruit grown on the farm. Cruise down the farm's waterway and feed the wild birds as they swim and swoop alongside the boat, then transfer to a miniature train for a ride through the eucalyptus trees.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$75.58
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Private Half Day Wine Tour from Gold Coast to Tamborine Mountain

Private Half Day Wine Tour from Gold Coast to Tamborine Mountain

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Take a short drive west to Tamborine Mountain on this half-day tour and find the best wine this region has to offer without any guesswork. Drive through mountainous, picturesque back-country with stunning views of the Gold Coast – stopping for photos along the way – to several of the region’s family-run wineries and distilleries. Sample a wide range of wines and liquors in a series of guided tastings: you might find something you love!
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$107.36
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Half Day Gold Coast Brewery Tour

Half Day Gold Coast Brewery Tour

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Book direct on our website for the BEST deal!! Get behind the scenes, learn the histories, and understand the growing popularity of the beer industry on the Gold Coast. We will visit three of the listed local craft beer breweries and supply all tasters. Small groups experience unique flavors and a fun day out sampling new beers and supporting the local community. Change your perception of beer with Hop On Brewery Tours.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$106.88
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Brewery and Distillery Full-Day Tour in New South Wales

Brewery and Distillery Full-Day Tour in New South Wales

Join us from the Gold Coast on our brewery and distillery tour into Northern NSW, tast Agricole rum, Sloe Gin and the famous Blue Ink Gin at Husk Distillers. Here you will not only fall in love with their craft spirits, but the beautiful scenery and their farm. Take in the beautiful views where the red earth meets the avocado trees and enjoy a beer at Earth Beer Company in what was an avocado packing shed located in Cudgen, NSW. Try local craft rums, gins or liquors from Byron Bay as we visit a sustainable micro-distillery at Lord Byron Distillery. Head behind the scenes and enjoy a quick tour of the distilling process and taste their unique craft spirits Experience Mullumbimby’s only brewery at Wandana Brewing Co where the beer ferments to the sound of music making you feel like there is a music festival in your mouth! We don’t take life too seriously and love a good laugh and chat as we bring you to these amazing breweries and distilleries that will get you coming back for more!
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Aquaduck & Your choice of Gold Coast Rainforest Tour

Aquaduck & Your choice of Gold Coast Rainforest Tour

Tours aboard the amphibious ‘Aquaduck’ combine an informative city-tour with an exciting river-cruise, taking in the Gold Coast best sights. Kids can drive the duck on the water and receive a free Captains Certificate to take home. PLUS Choose one of any of the following Gold Coast hinterland tours offered by Southern Cross: Natural Bridge & Springbrook Waterfalls - Immerse yourself in the ancient Gondwana Rainforests and see stunning waterfalls as you connect with nature Evening Rainforest and Glow Worm tour - Experience a nocturnal adventure of wildlife and flora as you are guided through the rainforest by torchlight. Spot wildlife, see waterfalls and the magic of glow worms. Lamington National Park, O’Reilly’s & Vineyard - Enjoy the highlights of the hinterland - breathtaking views, walking through the treetops and wild bird feeding. Visit a vineyard and meet the local Alpaca’s. Booking date and time is for your Aquaduck tour. Please call to arrange your hinterland tour.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$94.47
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Glow Worms Private Tour - Nocturnal Rainforest Walk

Glow Worms Private Tour - Nocturnal Rainforest Walk

Whether it be a romantic evening for 2 or a family adventure you'll have only the company of your group and your private guide as you witness the unique beauty of the Glow Worms in their natural habitat while discovering the rainforest of a nighttime!
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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What people are saying about Half-day Tours in Surfers Paradise

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Natural Bridge & Springbrook Waterfalls Tour
"Natural Bridge was beautiful. Thanks to the rain in the days before the waterfall came out nicely. Top."..."
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Half Day Dolphin Kayaking and Snorkeling Tour
"This tour is definitely a MUST DO activity when on the GC. Our guide Steve was very friendly and knowledgeable about the area. Everything was safe and comfortable and paddling was relaxed and enjoyable. We saw a dolphin, that was awesome. You do not need to be an Olympic athlete, as a beginner I was able to keep up with no trouble. Lisa"..."
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Gold Coast 1.5-Hour Sightseeing River Cruise from Surfers Paradise
"Great, friendly crew. Relaxing and informative cruise with good views! The captain and staff took the time to answer questions and the mock tails were very refreshing on a hot day!"..."
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Lunch Buffet Cruise on the Gold Coast
"Excellent meal. Courteous staff. The 2 hour trip went by so quickly. Looking forward to doing it again sometime soon."..."
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Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast Jet Boat Ride: 55 Minutes
"Loved it from beginning to end. Great driver. Friendly & fun. Easy to get to only issue was finding a carpark."..."
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Evening Rainforest & Glow Worm Experience
"This was a great way to finish a day at the Gold Coast. Duffy was an excellent host and explained things very well."..."
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Half-Day Whale Watching and Canal Cruise from Surfers Paradise
"The whale watching is my best experience for Gold coast trip. I will act again if I visit Gold coast."..."
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Chill Out at Byron Bay from Gold Coast
"Excellent trip Our host Darren is well informed and thoughtful. Went out of his way to meet my specifics for the trip. Lovely town - great day Many thanks"..."
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Gold Coast Helicopter 10 min Flight and Jet Boat Ride
"Overall just a super friendly and caring service! Took care to change bookings around poor weather which was great."..."
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Hot Air Ballooning including Champagne Breakfast from the Gold Coast
"First time in a balloon and the whole family loved it - Well worth the early morning start - Great pilot who made the trip informative and very enjoyable - would highly recommend this trip"..."
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Crab Trip from Gold Coast
"Really enjoyed this day trip round the sites of Brisbane Bob was a great guide and looked after us well. Would highly recommend this trip"..."
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Natural Bridge Glow Worm Night Tour from Gold Coast
"Thank you to darren the host, he was extremely knowledgeable and had a great time with him showing us around. The hike and views were beautiful and seeing the milky way at the end was the best. Was worth the time and money thank you !"..."
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Mount Tamborine Morning Tour
"Me and my friends are studying abroad in Australia and had a great time on this trip! We saw a ton of kangaroos and even a koala and two wallabies. Throwing the boomerang was also super fun and the bus rides between destinations our tour guide talked to us just enough. It was one of my favorite trips I have done so far!"..."

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