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This tour is not available for Independent Tourists.
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World Heritage Tours
Pick-up Brisbane (7am)
Pick-up Gold Coast (8am)
Stop at Cunungra, an old logging town
See the World Heritage Listed Orielly’s (Lamington National Park) with incredible Mountain Vistas
Walk the Rainforest Tree Top Board Walk and Booyong Walk
Get close and personal with the friendly Wildlife, including Rainbow Lorikeets, King Parrots, Regent Bowerbirds and Paddymelons (miniature Wallabies).
Learn about the Gondwana Rainforest and see ancient Rainforest Trees
4WD through Mountain Rainforest and Open Eucalypt Forest to awesome 4WD only Lookouts
4WD in comfort down the exhilarating Duck Creek Rd in our tough 4WD buses *
4WD across the open plains and typical Australian countryside looking for wild mobs of Kangaroos on a true Australian Safari*
Stop for a picnic lunch at a beautiful mountain stream and go for a swim, or look for wild Platypus
- Be AWESTRUCK at the incredible views of the
Beechmont Plateau, with views that go forever
Explore the World Heritage Listed Numinbah Valley, with heart melting picture perfect scenery
Enjoy the Breath taking majesty of the Natural Arch, a hidden magical world with it’s Ancient Rainforest and waterfall. Explore its amazing Glow Worm Cave.
Stop for a swim in a local mountain creek waterhole (time permitting)
Drop off Gold Coast (aprox 5:30pm)
Drop off Brisbane (aprox 6:30pm)
This tour is not available for Independent Tourists.
The Sunset Safaris WORLD HERITAGE LISTED 4WD Tour takes an amazing look into the ancient, and very special “Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage Area.” This truly spectacular tour takes you to what many regard as the two most beautiful rainforest areas in Australia. Specialising in Group Tours for International groups, community groups, Inbound Tour Groups and School Groups. We can cater for your group with a large capacity of 4WD buses from 10 to 160 people.
Experience the awesome Rainforest Treetop Boardwalk and amazing Wildlife of Lamington National Park. See the majestic Natural Arch of Springbrook National Park, with its ancient boulder strewn stream and Glow Worm Cave. Wildlife abounds in the mountains and along the plains, as the Sunset Safaris 4WD buses take you to see the REAL AUSTRALIA, spotting Wild Kangaroos, Wallabies, Platypus and Koalas.
This tour has been carefully designed without compromise, to showcase the very best of the Gondwana Rainforest and the REAL AUSTRALIA
See the REAL AUSTRALIA by 4WD
All tours into the Gondwana Rainforest Area spend some time in transit, so it is important to be able to enjoy all the wonderful scenery on offer in comfort.
Our 4WD Coaches give you the very best in coach comfort, with large scenic windows for your ultimate viewing pleasure, while our 4WD Landcruisers (for small groups) are renowned for their 4WD through Rainforestlegendary comfort with all forward facing seats. With Sunset Safaris, you will experience REAL 4WD ACTION, and see the REAL AUSTRALIA, as we take you to places “off the map” to see wildlife, magnificent Rainforests and wilderness areas other coach companies cannot. We are the Pioneers of affordable High Quality 4WD Tourism in the Gondwana Rainforest Area.
Situated 3000 feet above sea level, Lamington National Park is saturated in beautiful sub-tropical rainforest, providing food and shelter for a huge array animals. The magnificent Giant Fig trees and twisting rainforest vines are complimented by the moss and rainforest fungus clinging to the trees and forest flORielly's Customer with Wild Life.
Here you will experience the breath taking 180 meter long “tree top boardwalk,” situated high in the Rainforest canopy amongst the birds and flowering trees, with an observation deck 110 feet above the ground. This very stable boardwalk is suitable for all ages, even those who are afraid of heights.
At O'Reilly's, you will also have the opportunity to see the rare and very beautiful Paddymelon, a minature Rainforest Kangaroo found right throughout this rainforest.
Natural Arch Cave World HeritageThe Natural Arch, also known as the Natural Bridge, is a true miracle of Nature. This splendid moss and fern covered archway hides a magnificent waterfall, plunging down from the rocks above into a dark glowworm cave below. Nestled in pristine Sub-Tropical Rainforest, the Natural Arch is home to many rare and threatened plants and animals. It is also home of the very rare Marsupial Frog, who carries it’s young in a pouch just like a Kangaroo.
The 4WD World Heritage tour is ALIVE with WILDLIFE like no other tour. Get up close and personal with Rainbow Lorikeets, King Parrots, Regent Bower BirWild Koalads, Bush Turkeys, and a myriad of other beautiful birds at O’Reilly’s. Observe the cutest Kangaroo in the world, the tiny Paddymellon. See Koalas Wallabies and Kangaroos in their natural setting, as we 4WD cross-country. You will also have the chance to see the very rare Platypus in the wild as we picnic at a beautiful mountain stream.
Sunset Safaris offers you the choice of picnic lunch, restaurant lunch, or "bring your own" picnic lunch in a tightly sealed container or plastic bag. We provide coolers to keep your food fresh, however we do emphasise that spillables (eg: soups, broth, stews) are not permitted on tour unless they are kept in a special thermos container. Sunset Safaris provides drinking water for all on board.
*Please note that there are NO shops available to purchase food while on tour.
|Twin Share Motel Upgrade||$75.00||Room has 1 x Double & 1 x Single Bed $75 per person Twin Share (minimum 2 people)|
|Single Share Motel Upgrade||$150.00||Room has 1 x Double & 1 x Single Bed $150 per person for single share room|
|Twin Share HOTEL Upgrade||$115.00||Room has 1 x Double & 1 x Single Bed $115 per person Twin Share (minimum 2 people)|
|Single Share HOTEL Upgrade||$230.00||Room has 1 x Double & 1 x Single Bed $230 per person for single share room|
|2 Bedroom Apartment||$270.00||1 x Room with Double Bed & 1 x Room with 2 Single beds 1 living room with 2 sofa beds $270 for the Apartment|
Please Note: All tours include $60 LOCAL & Ferry Fees to be paid in cash to the driver upon departure. Students, YHA, and VIP card holders get a $10 discount on all tours. Small overnight bag only. Luggage restrictions apply. $20 surcharge applies to all tours operating on Public Holidays. A fuel levy may apply if fuel prices rise above $1.80 per litre.
- Standard QUAD SHARE Accommodation (included in standard price)
Our budget 4-share accommodation is perfect for those on a budget. All 4-Share room has their own en-suite shower and toilet, and 4 single beds with small kitchenette. This room is shared with up to 4 other people on the bus. While we always try to keep male and females separate when requested, please note that this is not always possible.
- MOTEL Private Accommodation (Twin Share = $150 per person – Single = $300)
Our MOTEL Accommodation offers you private motel accommodation for you and up to 2 other people (3 people in the room maximum). With a Queen Size Double bed, and a single bed in each room, you will enjoy your own private en-suite shower toilet, and Kitchenette.
- HOTEL Private Accommodation (Pool View) (Twin Share = $230 per person – Single = $460)
Our HOTEL Accommodation offers you private accommodation overlooking the pool for you and up to 2 other people (3 people in the room maximum). With a Queen Size Double bed, and a single bed in each room, you will enjoy your own private en-suite shower toilet, and Kitchenette. For an additional $50 for the room, you can also enjoy Air-conditioned luxury not afforded to any other rooms in this wilderness resort.
- 2-Bedroom Apartment ($520 per night for the apartment)
Our 2-Bedroom Apartments are situated on 2nd and 3rd floor overlooking the resort and pool. Apartment consist of 2 single beds in one room, and a Queen size Double in the other room. A maximum of 5 people can stay with an additional fold out bed provided. An open plan lounge, dinning and kitchen area with a separate bathroom and toilet make this incredibly spacious apartment a pleasure to stay. A full length balcony offers lovely views of the resort.
These Activities take place on Days 1 and 3 (prices given on the day due to fluctuations)
- Enjoy swimming and body boarding on the beach (flagged areas only)
- Swim at the Resort Pool
- Enjoy beach and headland walk close to the Resort
- Just relax on the beach
- Body Surfing between the flags
FREE Australian Animal Zoo (includes Koala Experience) worth $30
Enjoy your Aussie Experience with our FREE Australian Animal Zoo on the way to the Town of 1770. Here you will see Croc Feeding, Snake Shows, touch a real live Crocodile, Touch a Koala, Hand Feed Kangaroos and MORE....
FREE Sunset Tour worth $35
Discover why the Town of 1770 is rated as one of the worlds best Sunset Loactions. See where Captain James Cook First landed in Queensland, and take some amazing images of one of the worlds greatest Sunsets.
Optional Activities - YOUR CHOICE
Sunset Kayaking Tour
Go for a Sunset paddle in Busted Bay with professional guides, as they take you for a ride in the surf to spot Dolphins and other marine animals. Enjoy some wine and nibbles. Very enjoyable... (dependant upon weather & availability)
Learn to Surf on the most northern Surf beach in Queensland with professional surfing instructors. Sunset Safaris offer the CHEAPEST 2 hour surf lesson in Australia... (dependant upon weather & availability)
Ride the LARC, 1/2 Bus 1/2 boat that crosses both land and sea, taking you on a Sunset Tour of Busted Bay through pristine waterways and deserted beaches. Beautiful and relaxing... (dependant upon weather & availability)
All BYO food must be placed in tightly sealed container. Spillables such as soups are not permitted unless kept in a thermos container.
Sunset Safaris Provides Lunch
$15 - $45 per person Adult or Child
Contact us in relation to lunch options available to suit your group style. We offer buget Picnic lunches right through to Resaurant lunches and wine tasting.