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Address: Shop 5 3078 Surfers Paradise Bvd, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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+61 7 5574 5041
07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 21:00

Southern Cross 4WD offers a range of 4WD Eco-Tours and customized packages...

Southern Cross 4WD offers a range of 4WD Eco-Tours and customized packages throughout the Gold Coast Hinterland and surrounds. From Guided nature walks, animal spotting and bird feeding to off-road driving, wine tours, conferences and overnight camping, every tour is a unique experience and is catered around what YOU want to do! A day with SC4WD as a real experience not just another bus tour.Over 16 years of Hinterland Tour experience

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Fun Mt Tamborine and Lamington park full day tour

We did the full day tour to Mt Tamborine and Lamington park! We were very happy with the tour and our guide Tim from the beginning to the end. The information given by Tim was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 February 2017
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

We did the full day tour to Mt Tamborine and Lamington park! We were very happy with the tour and our guide Tim from the beginning to the end. The information given by Tim was precise, engaging and interesting. We had lots of fun, and never felt rushed or bored. Timing in each location was appropriate for us. And the... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

We were first picked up by our friendly driver/guide, Tim, at our hotel. You can choose from a list of hotels when booking on their website. After a drive through the city, we arrived at an exclusive off road trek. It was an exciting ride up the hill. We had dessert and coffee at a local restaurant, then the tour... More 

Thank Shu W
Charlotte, North Carolina
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Mediocre overrated and under delivered, not promoted accurately and disappointing Not a tour for people who have trouble walking but they don't advertise that Not a tour for tired and uninterested little kids but they seem more interesting in filling a bus at $98 each We saw three spiders, a forest rat, two eels and a possum as well as... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We did the Mt Tamborine and Lamington park full day tour. It was a fantastic tour. Our driver Tim was very helpful and his knowledge was great. Would definitely do it again.

Thank Sydney B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

This tour company is wonderful! We spent a full day with our driver Keith (who is one of the best guides we have ever had). Up Mount Tambourine on a fire trail in a comfy 4WD vehicle. Walk in the rain forest, an Aussie BBQ lunch, wine tasting, etc. everything on time, well thought out, brilliantly executed. Keith made the... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

We did the day tour to Mt Tambourine and Lamington National Park. Our driver Ross was excellent and very pleasant. We had a number of guests from overseas, and Ross made them feel welcome and included them in all discussions. You visit the beautiful Mt Tambourine and then onto a lovely lunch. You then head to Lamington National Park for... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We visited Mt Tambourine National Park on Christmas Day. Our driver, Chris, is very knowledgeable. The kids enjoyed the thrill of the bumpy rides. Was amazed with the sightings of glow worms, spiny anteater (echidna), tree gecko, camel crickets (?) and toads. Should have also booked the day tour.

Thank Debbie T
Metro Manila, Philippines
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We bought our tour from a tour company in surfers paradise. On the brochure it was advertised as a cave tour, which is why we purchased the tickets, with the promise of caves and worms. We were picked up at 6, and dropped home at 1017. We spent 6-730 driving around picking up other guests. 730-800 getting up the mountain.... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

My friend and I took the glow worm tour. Our Driver and tour guide was Ross! He was very energetic and super nice guy! As we only arrived to Gold coast 1 hour before the tour, we didn't get to chance to eat anything all day so Ross kindly arranged some entrees at the Greek restaurant for us. We had... More 

2 Thank Katie T
Wellington, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

We Book to do the Natural Arch and Springbrook tour. We were to be picked up at the casino at a set time but they were running late, the best part about that was that my cell phone rang and it was a lady from the tour company to let as know that there were running late and the bus... More 

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