Lorikeets, dolphins, tigers, pandas, penguins and koalas that cuddle, the Gold Coast's list of animal encounters in the areas sanctuaries and theme parks is long as your arm. Also be on the lookout for local flora and fauna that can be found in the wild of the National Parks.
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Mount Tamborine Adventure Parc in the Gold Coast Hinterland is designed for family fun and fitness, it's challenging for all ages and will appeal to the daredevil in everyone.
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Welcome to An Island Hideaway the Gold Coast's best kept secret. Their four-acre private paradise hidden away in the beautiful National Park bushland of South Stradbroke Island, is the perfect location for your next Gold Coast Wedding, Event or Day Trip.
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Apple Tree Park at the top of the Springbrook range is the access point for many of the amazing walks in the Springbook area.
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Experience the amazing and ultimate safari filled with fun, excitement and adventure exploring the magnificent Gold Coast waterways and famous land marks all on the 'World's First' amphibious Aquaduck.
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From AU$99 - 1485
Australia's fascinating and distinctive wildlife and the forests, deserts and coasts they inhabit are the focus of their zoologist-designed tours.
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Celebrate a tribute to Phar Lap - Hero to a Nation!
One of Australia's most legendary stories is retold as Australian Outback Spectacular celebrates the courageous spirit of the Australian horse and commemorates the legend that is Phar Lap.
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From AU$6195 - 6995
APT (Australian Pacific Touring) offer unforgettable Queensland holidays. Their exciting variety of small group Four Wheel driving through Cape York, Outback Queensland and the coast showcase the wonders of Queensland.
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From AU$339 - 1608
Picture yourself - travelling in a four-wheel drive bus along Fraser Island's beaches or rainforest tracks, swimming in a crystal clear lake with a white sandy bottom, watching dolphins frolicking in the waves along the beach, and freshwater creeks flowing from sand dunes; or stepping off a beautiful coral cay island into turquoise water, snorkelling through mazes of brightly coloured coral, or fishing on the reef, and picturing big sea turtles swimming slowly by as you laze in the beautiful warm water of a coral lagoon.
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From AU$2125 - 2675
Inn to Inn walking holidays are unique to Auswalk in Australia. You walk through national parks, progressing from one accommodation to the next.
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From AU$204 - 299
Balloon Aloft is the only company flying directly over the Gold Coast and hinterland. Join the excitement of a hot air balloon ride with Balloon Aloft Gold Coast.
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