Visit the World Heritage Rainforests of Springbrook and Natural Bridge in half a day. With so much to offer in such a short time drive from the Gold Coast you can get your Rainforest and Waterfall fix while on holiday. Viewing 5 waterfalls and taking in the charm of a cosy Hinterland restaurant for a freshly baked afternoon tea.
The Goondawanna Rainforests have so much to offer only a short drive from the Gold Coast beaches. This small group tour offers a truly personalized experience with no more than 16 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.
A cozy hinterland restaurant will provide freshly baked scones with jam cream for afternoon tea. Accompanied by a coffee, tea or hot chocolate before heading to the nearby viewing platform to see Purling Brook Falls.
During the journey tour commentary on the area and wildlife is provided along with great scenery of the Numinbah valley. Take in the views of Twin Falls and Rainbow falls from Canyon Lookout on the way home. On the return journey to the Gold Coast, sightings of kangaroos and the pretty faced wallabies is common as they emerge from their bush retreats to feed on the lush grass in the cooler part of the day.
Operates: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays
Times: Half Day Tour; Approx. Departure: 12:30pm & Return: 5:30pm
Includes: Return coach transfers; Afternoon Tea; Natural Bridge Guided Rainforest walk to waterfall; Stunning views from Best of all lookout; View 3000 year old beech Trees; Breathtaking views over Mt Warning and Green Cauldron of Northern NSW; Visit 5 Waterfalls including Purling Brook and Natural Bridge; Travel through Numinbah Valley with it high cliffs and green country pastures; A chance to spot wildlife in their own environment; Small group maximum 16 seats in Luxury Mercedes including in vehicle commentary on route