The Green Behind The Gold
Southern Cross is a family run company offering all Inclusive 4WD day tours and Glow Worm Tours to the Gold Coast Hinterland. Visiting Mt Tamborine, Springbrook, Lamington National Park and O?Reilly?s by joining one or our popular day or evening tours.
Our Half day tours gives you a taste of the Australian countryside with guided Rainforest walks to waterfalls, tasty local morning or afternoon tea from the region visited with a local guide.
The full day tour delivers a full day of entertainment including everything on our half day tour plus BBQ lunch, the famous O?Reilly?s Rainforest Retreat with Bird feeding and canopy Treetop walk. Tours would not be complete without a boomerang throwing lesson.
If you are looking for an?evening?option our 4WD Nocturnal?Rainforest and Glowworm Tour is for you. Escape the city and?enjoy?offroad driving and the?rain forest?as it comes to life as the sun drops over the Great Dividing Range.
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Nocturnal Rainforest, Waterfall and Glow worm Tour? Experience Tamborine Mountain after the sun goes down and discover what happens in the rainforest at night!
This is Australia?s only 4wding night tour that also includes a fully guided Rainforest walk to a tropical waterfall. Encounter many kinds of wildlife that call this rainforest home, including the main stars of the show, Glow Worms! To top off the night, enjoy a delicious homemade dessert at a local restaurant.
Tamborine Mountain Half-day Tour
Get a taste of what the Gold Coast Hinterland and Scenic Rim Region has to offer on our half day tour. If you have time constraints, just want to get back to the beach or are planning a sleep in then this is the tour for you. Journey to Tamborine Mountain up an off-road track, enjoy a fresh morning tea in a quaint caf?, walk through the serene rainforest and dabble around the local shopping street. This tour is worth the getting up early for!
Natural Bridge Springbrook Tour
Spend the afternoon with an expert guide, discovering the ancient Gondwana waterfalls and pristine subtropical rainforests of Springbrook and Natural Bridge. The timetable on this tour ensures you don?t waste unnecessary time. Take in all the sights and explore the many lookouts and waterfall stops.
Full Day Rainforest and Wildlife tour
This tour has everything you could want, and more! Explore the ancient rainforest, enjoy a delicious morning tea & BBQ Lunch, feed the wild parrots, uncover the Treetop Canopy walk and travel in style in small groups and venture away from the crowds. Don?t let the 4wding scare you off, as this is an all age tour that is the flagship of what we offer. Ranked no 1 on TripAdvisor for over 3 years and true value for money, this tour is a great day out for all!