Adventure with us

Welcome to our tours page. We love where we live and would like to share some of the amazing places there are to see on the Gold Coast on one of our Little Picnic Tours. Your private driver Richard is a wealth of knowledge and also a qualified chef so you will get to enjoy your day with a picnic lunch. If there is something you would like to see that is not on our tours page, please give us a call to arrange a private itinerary. We look forward to hearing from you and sharing our passion for great service and fantastic memories of the Gold Coast.

Richard and Liz

 

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Top to Bottom Surfers Paradise Tour

 

Mount Tamborine Tour

 

Wildlife on the Gold Coast Tour

 

Green Behind the Gold Tour 

 

Byron Bay the Coast Way

 

Brisbane City Tour

 

Your Choice Tour

 

 

 

Stag Day Tour

 


 

 

Top to Bottom Surfers Paradise Tour

The day tour explores the Gold Coast from North to South. Starting at the Northern end of the Gold Coast and travelling to the border New South Wales.

After a hotel collection we make our way to our first stop at Sanctuary Cove, a millionaire’s playground. Here you will have time to browse the local shops or enjoy coffee overlooking the marina.

We continue our journey hugging the the coast line through Surfers Paradise, Main Beach and down to Burleigh heads at the Southern end of the Gold Coast. Here you will have time to take a stroll on the beach or walk up onto the headland of the national park. There are plenty of quirky shops and cafes to be seen on James Street.

Carrying on through Palm Beach to Currumbin Ally and on to Coolangatta, another famous surfing spot.

There will be plenty of photo opportunities en route as we pass Rainbow bay and Snapper Rocks and up to the overlook at D-Bar with views of Northern New South Wales Beaches all the way down to Byron Bay.

A brief stop will be made at the Balter Brewery which is owned by Australian Surfing legend Mick Fanning. Your tour will end at your hotel

This is a fantastic way to see what the Gold Coast and Surfers Paradise has to offer, use this trip to find all the best spots and then you will know where to spend your days on the coast without wasting time wondering where to go. 

Full day tour $145 per person including chef prepared picnic lunch.

 

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Mount Tamborine and Glow Worms Tour

After collection from your hotel we will start our tour to Tambourine mountain. After the beaches of the Gold Coast this is truly a different world.

Spectacular scenery abounds. Upon arrival you will have the opportunity to visit Gallery Walk main street and enjoy the local antique shops and cafes.

You are on the top of a natural rim of an ancient volcano and the views are spectacular, watch some local paragliders take off if your lucky.

After free time we will visit Curtis falls, its a gentle 45 minute walk down to the base of the falls,  and finally a visit to Cedar Creek Estate where you will have the opportunity to participate in a visit to the glow worm caves (at additional cost).

Cedar Creek Estate is also a local awardwinning winery where you can taste , sample and buy local product made in Australia.

Cost per person $140.

 

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Wildlife on the Gold Coast Tour

If the local Aussie wildlife is your thing then this is the tour for you !!!.

This half day tour includes the famous pelican feeding at Southport and wild Kangaroos in their natural habitat. If lucky you may even see a sleepy Koala. Your local guide will fill you in on the sites and attractions of the area as you go.

We go to a natural reserve that even some locals do not  know about, so there will be no-one here, and thats how we like it.

We will wander through the eucalyptus and paperbalk forest looking for sleeping Koala Bears and there will be a large number of wild Kangaroos with their joey's every afternoon, the photos will be amazing and kids and adults are amazed to see therse beautiful creatures wild and free..

The tour also includes a stop at our local Gold Coast Black Hops Brewery where you can sample some of their award winning local beers.

$85 per person – half day 12 – 5pm.

 

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Green Behind the Gold Tour

Head up to natural Arch Waterfall, one of the best waterfalls in the Park, it will take an hr plus to walk this track so good shoes and moderate fitness is required.

This tour offers the beauty of the Gold Coast hinterland, taking in the amazing scenery that it has to offer.

 After being collected from your hotel we take a leisurely drive to the Hinze dam. From here you can take a walk around the dam and have a photo opportunity and time for morning coffee before we continue our journey to Springbrook National Park.

There will be photo opportunies at the “The Best of All Lookout”, a short 500m stroll for an amazing photo, then it’s off to ‘Natural Bridge’

We walk down through the rainforest and into the cave that that also houses glow worms.

We walk through acient rain forests and down under this amazing waterfall, you will be able to get this same photo from our vantage point.

After the walk and we will find a local spot for your chef prepared picnic lunch.

*Please note that the walk to the waterfall is approximately 1 hour* this is a leisurely track but a degree of mobility is required.

Cost per person $145 including lunch.

 

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Byron Bay the Coast Way

No trip to the Gold Coast would be complete without a visit to the iconic Byron Bay. Our tour starts with local hotel pickup from your Surfers Paradise/Broadbeach hotel.

Meandering along the coastline we will go through Burleigh heads and other coastal regions before heading over the boarder into New South Wales and the seaside town of Kingscliff.

Photo opportunities will be available all along the way and at a local organic farm  where you can walk through fields of giant sun flowers, great for your facebook and instagram photos..

We continue our journey through the small towns of Pottsville and Hastings point and will make a stop for lunch prior to arrival into Byron Bay.

Free time in Byron to shop, swim, enjoy a beach walk or simply soak up the sights and sounds of this quirky town.

Overlooking Bryon is their famous lighthouse which offers first class views of the bay and great photo opportunities.

Our tour ends after the lighthouse visit and you will be taken back to you hotel

Cost per person $149 – includes chef prepared picnic lunch and soft drinks.

 

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Brisbane City Tour

Depart the Gold Coast for your full day tour to the city of Brisbane. This small city has a lot to offer and we intend to show you some of the famous and not so well-known areas.

We will drive approximately one hour to Brisbane city where we will make our first stop in the little suburb of Bulimba. The main street is full of trendy  small cafes and shops and  will give you time to stretch your legs and enjoy morning tea.

Brisbane straddles the river and ferries are widely used to get from A to B. This is the best way to view the sights, so from Bulimba we will board the” City Cat” boat (just buy the ticket)  for a beautiful half hr cruise into the heart of Brisbane, going under the Story Bridge and docking at Southbank.

I will meet you at the stop in Southbank, when you get off the boat and do a walking tour of this beautiful area which has its own riverside beach, bring your swimming things if you want to stay here for a few hrs instead of shopping in the city.

Southbank has the beach, shops, markets, a giant ferris wheel, museums and art galleries

 

Southbank is the artistic and cultural part of the city. Home to the theatres and museums, It sits on the banks of the Brisbane river surrounded by parklands. This will be your lunch stop. After lunch there will be free time to shop and explore the local area.

After lunch its off to Mt Coot tha , the highest point in the city with spectacular views as far as the eye can see, a great photo opportunity.

From here we will make our way back to the Gold Coast and drop off at your hotel.

Full day tour $145 per person including chef prepared lunch.

 

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Your Choice Tour

Hire our 7 seater Mercedes Valente van and create your own Gold Coast itinerary.

Wine tasting, Brewery tours, Hinterland, Beaches… Byron Bay or Nimbin, the options are endless.

Book five or more guests and create your own personalised private tour.

The options are endless, do you want a true slice of Australia complete with Kangaroos and Koalas or maybe get back to nature in the Gold Coast hinterland. These private personalised tours allow you the flexibility to see the Gold Coast in your own time.

A chef prepared picnic will be served, all you need to do is sit back and relax, choose your location lunch at the beach or maybe by the beautiful waterfalls of the hinterland.

Your group, your choice.

Available for concert /sport pick ups and drop off too

Cost per person $100 based on a minimum of 5 guests.

Total hire time 8 hours.

 

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Stag Day Tour

The ultimate adventure day perfect for a Stag day or adrenalin junky rush. After collection from your Gold Coast hotel we will take you to the foothills of the Gold coast Hinterland and the hidden gem of Boomerang Farm. This is home to a 9 hole Golf course and a brand new state of the art downhill mountain biking circuit.

Your day tour includes:

  • ½ Day of Golf with carts and hired clubs around this lush green course
  • ½ Day of Downhill Mountain biking.

Brand new Electric Mountain bikes will get you the 1.5km up to the top of the hill, or get a ride in the shuttle.

All equipment supplied and there is 6 tracks to choose from, beginners to the suicide track (not for the faint hearted.

After completion of your activities there is the option for drinks in the bar before being transferred back to your hotel.

Cost $145 per person includes Golf club hire/Bike hire.

 

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