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Reeforest Adventure Tours - Mackay
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Indicative Rate* $25.00 to $145.00 Tour - All Inclusive

07 4959 8360
1800 500 353
reeforest@matilda.net.au
www.reeforest.com

Description

Reeforest Adventure Tours has operated in Mackay since 1986 and Col and Jenny Adamson have owned and operated the tour business from 1994. A variety of tours operate from Mackay and Airlie Beach to Eungella National Park, Mackay City, Cape Hillsborough National Park, Pioneer Valley, Nebo and the Mining Trail to the hinterland and the highly acclaimed Farleigh Sugar Mill Tour. Only two operate in Queensland as well as the new paddock to Port Cane farm tour during the crushing season. The coaches are safe, air-conditioned and vary from 14 to 46 seaters.

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Reeforest owns a bush camp in Finch Hatton Gorge called the "The Finch Hatton Hilton" where billy tea and damper are served as well as a barbecue lunch on their Platypus and Rainforest Eco Tour. All tours are laid back with time for photos, swimming, animal spotting and a full commentary on the history of the area as well as a few tall stories.

Reeforest Adventure Tours also operate a variety of package holidays around Australia like Cape York, The Kimbleys, The Red Centre, Tasmania, Autumn In New England through the highlands of Northern New South Wales and The Gulf of Carpentaria and Arnhem Land.

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Property Details

Facilities

  • Guide
    Guide

Activities

  • Animal Watching
    Animal Watching
  • Barbecue
    Barbecue
  • City Sightseeing
    City Sightseeing
  • Swimming
    Swimming
  • Walking
    Walking

Other Information

Children:
Children under four travel free and four to 12 travel at concession rate and appropriate food is provided.

Cancellation Policy

24 hours prior no refund given. Two weeks prior 85 per cent total refund.

Departure Point

Courtesy pick up available at a pre arranged time and location when booking.

General Comments

Minimum of four passengers per tour, but on request availability of mini coach tours can operate with two passengers.

Hotel Pick-up

Pre arranged times and locations when booking. Mackay, Northern Beaches and Pioneer Valley.

Tariff Text

Proof of concession required for concession rates.


Cape Hillsborough Northern Eco Safari

A day filled with travel to various attractions in the Cape Hillsborough area. This tour tells the history of the Juipera Aboriginal Tribe and how they lived in this region, including visits to the old Aboriginal Midden, ancient Fish Trap and the Aboriginal Bush tucker trail. On this tour you will see Wallaby's and various bird life in it natural habitat. Morning tea is supplied at the Resort at Cape Hillsborough with lunch being had at the Old Station Tea Rooms. You will also visit places like Ball Bay, Seaforth, Hallidays Bay, The historic Leap Hotel and learn about the legion on how this place got its name.

Tour Information


11 hours
Yes.
Door to door pick up and return.

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 May 2013 - 30 Apr 2014
8:00am - 5:30pm
8:00am - 5:30pm
Other day may be available by prior arrangements.

Tour Departs From

Tour Travels To

Rates*

FromToInclusions
$135.00$135.00Adult Tour - All Inclusive


Other Information

Children: Children under the age of four travel free and four to 12 travel at a concession.



Mackay City Heritage Tour

Relaxed, tropical and picturesque, Mackay City has seen many changes through the decades and the story of the city's evolution to a diverse regional metropolis is a fascinating one. The Mackay River City Tour tells this story, from the city hearts historical turn of the century architecture, the tragic tale of the devastating cyclone in 1918 through to the spectacular sights of the northern beaches, Illawong and Town Beach's, Mackay Marina, Mackay Regional Botanic Gardens, and morning tea at 'The Mill'.

Tour Information


4 hours and 30 minutes
Yes.
Door to door pick up and return.

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2013 - 31 Mar 2014
8:30am - 3:00pm
8:30am - 3:00pm
8:30am - 3:00pm
8:30am - 3:00pm

Tour Departs From

Tour Travels To

Rates*

FromToInclusions
$120.00$120.00Adult Tour - All Inclusive


Other Information

Children: Children under the age of four travel free and four to 12 travel at a concession.



Nebo Outback Heritage Tour

This day is filled with nostalgia travelling to the cattle town of Nebo for its history from the explorer Leichhardt to the gold discoveries at Mount Britton. Nebo is a cute small country town starting to gain prosperity on the back of the coal mining industries. The journey home will take you through some picturesque country and stopping by the roadside for an afternoon cup of tea.

Tour Information


9 hours
Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2013 - 31 Mar 2014
8:00am - 5:00pm
Other day may be available by reservation.

Tour Departs From

Tour Travels To

Rates*

FromToInclusions
$145.00$145.00Adult Tour - All Inclusive


Other Information

Children: Children are welcome.



Farleigh Sugar Mill Tour

If you're curious about how a sugar mill works and how sugar cane is turned into sweet and yummy sugar, then a Farleigh Sugar Mill tour with Reeforest is a definite must. Meeting at the Farleigh Sugar Mill, you will be taken through the mill by your guide and have the process explained to you step by step. Tours run 9.00 a.m., 11.00 a.m. and 1.00 p.m. daily, seven days a week. Light refreshments included. Long sleeve shirt to wrist, long pants to ankle and closed shoes are mandatory on this tour. Please note tours run during the Crushing/Harvest season ONLY - May to December.

Tour Information


Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2013 - 31 Mar 2014

Tour Departs From

Tour Travels To

Rates*

FromToInclusions
$25.00$25.00Adult Tour - All Inclusive


Other Information

Children: Children under four travel free and four to 12 travel at concession rate and appropriate food is provided.



Breakfast with a Platypus (Summer Tour)

This tour operators from October to May.

Journey to Eungella National Park's Broken River to see platypus in their natural habitat as they feed. Then over to the 'Finch Hatton Hilton' to have a cooked breakfast in their private bush camp. They then visit the beautiful Araluen Falls for a walk and a swim and back to Mackay.

Tour Information


7 hours and 30 minutes
Yes.
Door to door pick up and return.

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Oct 2012 - 31 May 2014
5:00am - 1:00pm
5:00am - 1:00pm
5:00am - 1:00pm
5:00am - 1:00pm
5:00am - 1:00pm
5:00am - 1:00pm
5:00am - 1:00pm
Please contact operator to confirm departure and return times.

Tour Departs From

Tour Travels To

Rates*

FromToInclusions
$99.00$99.00Adult Tour - All Meals, All admissions


Other Information

Children: Children under the age of four travel free and four to 12 travel at a concession.



Lunch with a Platypus (Winter Tour)

This tour operators from May to October.

Journey to the "Finch Hatton Hilton" to have a barbecue lunch in their private bush camp. They then visit the beautiful Araluen Falls for a walk and a swim. Then over to Eungella National Park's Broken River to see platypus in their natural habitat as they feed.

Tour Information


7 hours and 30 minutes
Yes.
Door to door pick up and return.

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Jun 2013 - 30 Sep 2014
11:00am - 7:00pm
11:00am - 7:00pm
11:00am - 7:00pm
11:00am - 7:00pm
11:00am - 7:00pm
11:00am - 7:00pm
11:00am - 7:00pm
Please contact operator to confirm departure and return times.

Tour Departs From

Tour Travels To

Rates*

FromToInclusions
$120.00$120.00Adult Tour - All Meals, All admissions


Other Information

Children: Children under the age of four travel free and four to 12 travel at a concession.



Working Cane Farm and Sugar Mill Tour

If you're curious about how a sugar mill works and how sugar cane is turned into sweet and yummy sugar, then a Paddock to Port tour is for you, stopping off at a working cane farm and see harvesting up close. Then it is off to the Farleigh Sugar Mill tour with morning tea. Lunch will be served at the Farleigh Tavern overlooking the mill and cane fields, then it is off to see the refinery and the largest sugar storage in the world. Long sleeve shirt to wrist, long pants to ankle and closed shoes are mandatory on this tour.

Tour Information


7 hours and 30 minutes
Yes.
Pickup is available from Mackay accommodation centres or designated collection points.

Tour Departure / Return Times
Departures from 01 Apr 2013 - 31 Mar 2014
9:00am - 4:30pm
9:00am - 4:30pm
9:00am - 4:30pm
Group tours welcome by appointment.

Tour Departs From

Tour Travels To

Rates*

FromToInclusions
$120.00$120.00Adult Tour - All Meals, All admissions


Other Information

Children: Children under four travel free and four to 12 travel at concession rate and appropriate food is provided.



* Please note: These rates are indicative based on the minimum and maximum available costs of listed products and services. To obtain a firm price from the provider, please use the contact the operator. All prices are quoted in Australian dollars.

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