Things to do

Things to do 2018-06-13T02:34:51+00:00
Springbrook 2018-05-01T09:36:43+00:00

Spectacular World Heritage listed Springbrook Mountain, visit 5 cascading waterfalls, one of the world’s oldest living forests nestled over 1000m above the Surfers Paradise skyline, home to some of Australia’s rarest animal species. Experience all of the highlights of Springbrook including 2000 year old Antarctic Beech Trees, Purlingbrook Falls, Rainbow Falls, Goomalarah Falls and stand on the outer rim of the extinct Tweed Shield Volcano at the Best Of All Lookout. Your own tour and nature guide accompanies you on each walk as they share local knowledge on these ancient majestic forests. Decide for yourself, myth or legend as you investigate the evidence behind the many sightings one of Australia’s unsolved animal mysteries, the Yowie, as you dine at Springbrook Café and bar guaranteed to please. Take photos that will last a lifetime. Walk through sub tropical World Heritage Listed national parks. Feel the spray of water on your face as it crashes and swirls into a natural rock archway known as Natural Arch formed over millions of years, home to yet another of Australia’s magical wonders the glow worm.

Pick up time from Star Casino is 09:00am. Return around 16:00pm

Adult: $127 (meal package)
Including: Morning tea and lunch

Adult: $99
Including: Tour only (own meals)

Minimum 15 passengers

Byron Bay Crystal Castle 2018-05-01T08:08:24+00:00

Known as the “alternative lifestyle” capital of Australia. Come with us and experience the Byron Bay we have come to love. The journey to Byron Bay is a fun and unique adventure for all ages. Enroute to Byron Bay our first stop is at the enchanting Crystal Castle. Australia’s most easterly mainland point Byron’s unique alternative lifestyle destination is complemented by its stunning coastal surroundings and attractions. Visit Cape Byron Lighthouse with its 360-degree views and spectacular whale watching vantage points. Watch the waves roll in as you enjoy a scrumptious alfresco beachside meal at the iconic Byron Bay Hotel(own cost). You need time at this amazing destination to truly experience why people love Byron Bay so much, so we have allowed you up to 3 hours to explore the many coastal shops, take a swim at any of the renowned Byron Bay Beaches, enjoy a nature walk, or simply relax and soak up the amazing Byron Bay “vibe”.

Pick up time from Star Casino is 08:30 am. Return around 16:30 pm

Adult: $109
Including: Tour only including Crystal Castle entry (own meals)

Minimum 15 passengers

Best of Tamborine 2018-05-01T08:09:37+00:00

Mt Tamborine Rain Forest, Sky Walk and Glow Worm Tour Full Day The Gold Coast’s best kept secret! Travel up to the beautiful Mt Tamborine National park. Walk along the rainforest track and visit Curtis Falls, where you’ll see a spring-fed waterfall! We stop off at Cedar Creek for Devonshire Morning Tea then see the Glow Worm Cavern . Dine for lunch at Mt Tamborine Vineyard and Winery. Visit the Gallery walk, where you’ll have time to shop and take in the unique village atmosphere of Mt Tamborine. Walk across the Rainforest Skywalk and view the rainforest canopy at eye level, Meet our unique world-renowned bushman “The Banjo” as you try your try your hand at whip cracking. Great, guided, sub-tropical rainforest walk with a cascading waterfall Truly an amazing experience and great photographic memories!

Pick up time from Star Casino is 09:00 am. Return around 16:00 pm

Adult: $137 (meal package)
Including: Wine tasting, morning tea, Skywalk and Glow Worms entry and lunch

Adult: $107
Including: Skywalk and Glow Worm entry only (own meals)

Minimum 15 passengers

Brisbane City 2018-05-01T08:13:46+00:00

Lose yourself without getting lost. Come with us! This is a full day tour encompassing all of what Australia’s most livable city has to offer. From the defining city skyline reflecting our heritage buildings of sandstone and wrought iron, lovingly restored to its ultra modern lifestyle attractions all giving Brisbane it’s unique character. Time to visit the Science Centre, Art Gallery or The Queensland Museum Treat yourself to Morning Tea at spectacular Mount Coot-tha lookout, or Brisbane’s stunning Botanical Gardens. See all the sights such as Story Bridge and Kangaroo Point, Brisbane River, Fortitude Valley, China Town, ANZAC Square, King George Square, and the Brisbane City Markets (weekends only) just to name a few. Then spend 1 1/2 hours in the city centre for your own free time. Come and see why so many people love to call this amazing city home. For a most relaxed afternoon, visit exciting Southbank, with Australia’s only “Inner City Beach” and walk through the award winning Bougainvillea Arbor, a true horticultural wonder, or enjoy a relaxing cruise up the river and discover Brisbane’s amazing cultural diversity as you pass by the many suburbs dwelling along the river.

Pick up time from Star Casino is 08:00 am. Return around 16:00 pm

Adult: $95

Minimum 15 passengers

Tropical Fruit World 2018-05-01T08:22:22+00:00

The Tour includes The Miracle Fruit Show, Orchard Discovery Walks, Miniature Train Rides, The Fauna Park, The Plantation Safari-board the tractor train for a safari through a plantation full of 500 kinds of fruit! Treasure island-kids and kids at heart can enjoy acres of fun including a cubby houses, flying fox ride, ball-game equipment and a mini-go lf course. Jungle River Cruise, Koi Fish and Native Bird Feeding. Fruit Market and the Rainforest gift shop-a very special shopping experience. Products developed from researching with a vast range of tropical fruits and native bush food, are available to visitors for purchase. One of the highlights of a visit to Tropical Fruit World is to experience a whole new world of taste sensations available from the licensed Rainforest Cafe (Own Cost).

Then we’re off to Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary! With hundreds of native Australian animals on display in natural bushland and rainforest settings, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary provides a rare opportunity to see and experience our amazing native wildlife. A place where you can enjoy exciting, interactive displays and presentations. Cuddle a Koala, get up close to a Crocodile, get amongst a mob of Kangaroos or check out Reptiles, Birds and Marsupials in amazing wildlife shows and displays. This Day Tour is truly a Unique Experience…..

Pick up time from Star Casino is 09:00 am. Return around 17:30 pm

Adult: $120

Minimum 15 passengers

Ballooning 2018-05-01T08:20:20+00:00

Come and feel the Thrill and Excitement of a hot air balloon ride with the Gold Coast’s most experienced and safest hot air balloons company. Float like a cloud as you witness the sunrise climbing over the unforgettable panorama of the Gold Coast skyline. Watch the sun reflecting off the myriad of canals and waterways and view the surrounding forest covered mountains as you ride in the hot air balloon over the Gold Coast hinterland–these truly are the most spectacular hot air balloon rides in Australia.

Enjoy a full buffet champagne breakfast at the award winning Chelos Restaurant located at the Mercure Gold Coast Resort. Nestled within the internationally acclaimed Palm Meadows Golf Course enjoy indoor or alfresco dining amid the soothing relaxation of this tropical paradise. Sip chilled champagne as you savor the superb gourmet cuisine whilst reflecting with new friends on your unforgettable hot air ballooning experience.


We recommend casual clothing and suitable footwear for climbing in and out of the basket (no thongs or high heels please). Don’t forget your camera to capture the memories of your unforgettable Gold Coast flight.


Our meeting time varies according to the season but generally 30 minutes before sunrise. A complimentary pickup and return service is available for our passengers staying in local hotels and apartments. Your pick up time will be advised when you make your booking.

Pick up time from Star Casino is 04:00 am. Return around 09:30 am

Adult: $250
Child (3 to 12 years): $210

(Not private, passengers will be travelling with regular passengers)

Discuss with Hinterland Tours 2018-05-01T11:22:40+00:00

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