Lamington National Park
Duration: 2 nights side trip tour
Price from: £229pp
Day 1 Brisbane/Lamington National Park: Collect your car and drive to O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat within the World Heritage listed Lamington National Park in the Gold Coast Hinterland (approx 2hours). On arrival the rest of the day is at leisure to explore the national park.
Day 2 Lamington National Park: At leisure. Consider joining the early morning bird walk around the retreat. The most popular activity here is the O’Reilly’s Treetop Walk which is 180 metres long, suspended 15 metres high, and gives a fantastic bird’s eye view of the rainforest. There are also two observation decks en route. Alternatively take a guided rainforest walk, a 4x4 tour, a segway safari or Billy Tea History Tour (all additional expense).
Day 3 Lamington National Park/Brisbane: Drive back to Brisbane and return your car or, maybe carry on north to the Sunshine Coast and Fraser Island?
O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat ****
This family run retreat lies in the heart of the national park 3,000 feet above sea level. Offering both rooms and suites as well as a plunge pool, lounge, library, restaurant and free WiFi. Mountain view rooms boast a balcony while the two bedroom canopy suites are recommended for families. The resort also offers a variety of activities and experiences, several of which are complimentary, including an early morning bird walk and tree top walk. This is truly a unique experience.
Departures: Daily from Brisbane.
Meals: Room only.
Tour price: The price shown includes 3 days group B car hire, two nights accommodation in a mountain view room, morning and afternoon tea and early morning bird walk.
Departures from the Gold Coast available at a supplement.