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Skip the Line Kuranda Scenic Railway Gold Class and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Skip the Line Kuranda Scenic Railway Gold Class and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

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Journey to the rain forest village of Kuranda via two unique transit options on this memorable full-day tour from Cairns or Port Douglas. Skip the line and enjoy Gold Class service aboard the Kuranda Scenic Railway, winding through lush mountain passes and waterfall gorges along the way. In the opposite direction, glide above the treetops in a gondola and soak up spectacular views of the mountains and coastline on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. In Kuranda, enjoy leisure time to explore the heritage markets, learn about aboriginal culture or interact with native wildlife.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$164.61
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$164.61

Daintree Rainforest, Cape Tribulation, Mossman Gorge Small-Group Day Tour

Daintree Rainforest, Cape Tribulation, Mossman Gorge Small-Group Day Tour

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A small group Advanced Eco Accredited tour specifically designed to showcase the very BEST of the Daintree Rainforest focusing on spending less time in the vehicle and more time visiting 'must do' Daintree locations as The Mossman Gorge, The Daintree River, Cape Tribulation, Kulki Track, Alexandra Lookout, as well as a private World Heritage Listed location in the heart of The Daintree Rainforest . As a multiple award winner of 'Best Rainforest Tour' and 'Best Rainforest Guide", we pride on excellent and personal service. Tony's Tropical Tours is recognised as a "Safe Travels" Quality Tourism Accredited Business in alignment with the globally recognised World Tourism Council for the COVID Clean protocol. All guides are vaccinated and in accordance with the Australian Queensland Government public health directive and recent guidelines, as of 17 December 2021 it will be a requirement for all guests 16 years and older to show proof of being vaccinated with an approved COVID-19 vaccine.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$166.01
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Mary Valley Rattler

Mary Valley Rattler

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Celebrate the history of the Mary Valley Rattler and experience the magic of heritage rail travel. All aboard! @maryvalleyrattler  #maryvalleyrattler  ‹ Rediscover the magic of a bygone era aboard the historic Mary Valley Rattler. ‹The Mary Valley Rattler fleet is made up of heritage steam & diesel locomotives, rail motors and carriages each with their own unique story. ‹The historic Gympie Station on Tozer St, has been restored to its former glory. Make sure you arrive early enough to take time to wander through the station where you can learn the stories of the Mary Valley Rattler line, its people, and its history. The popular Rusty Rails Cafe offers a dine in experience before or after your rail journey, or you can buy take away treats to enjoy on board. You can even purchase a bottle of wine and a local cheese platter for the ride. The gift shop offers a selection of local goodies as well as speciality giftware and souvenirs.
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  • 3 hours
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$46.92
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North Stradbroke Island Day Trip from Brisbane

North Stradbroke Island Day Trip from Brisbane

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Leave busy Brisbane for a full-day tour that showcases the natural beauty of North Stradbroke Island. Swim in the surf or freshwater lakes, take a short guided hike, view whales and other marine animals from the beach and coastal lookouts, visit small towns including historic Dunwich and Amity, and go in search of the island’s population of wild kangaroos and koalas. Your small-group tour has numbers limited to 21 people, which ensures a more personalized experience with your knowledgeable guide.
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  • 9 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$121.98
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XXXX Brewery Tour

XXXX Brewery Tour

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In Queensland, XXXX means beer, but how did this iconic brew get its name? Find out on a fun and fascinating guided tour of the XXXX Brewery. Walkthrough the heart of the production area, check out how the brews are created, observe the brewing process up close, then pour the perfect pint after learning from the pros. Includes tastings of XXXX Brewery’s delicious beers and a voucher to the souvenir store.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$23.10
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Atherton Tablelands Waterfalls Tour from Cairns

Atherton Tablelands Waterfalls Tour from Cairns

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Experience the natural wonders of Queensland’s Atherton Tablelands to visit different parts of the World Heritage Daintree Rainforest on this outdoorsy day trip from Cairns. With a guide, you’ll take easy walks to three waterfalls—Josephine Falls, Millaa Millaa Falls and Dinner Falls—and take a refreshing swim in Lake Eacham. See the Cathedral Fig Tree, take in views of the volcanic crater in Mt Hypipamee National Park, and enjoy lots of time for swimming and photo ops. Morning and afternoon snacks are picnic lunch provided
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  • 10 to 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$194.89
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Green Island Day Trip from Cairns

Green Island Day Trip from Cairns

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Explore the Great Barrier Reef and a lush island rain forest on this full-day catamaran tour to Green Island from Cairns. Create your own perfect day on this protected coral cay with a variety of activities including snorkeling, scuba diving, Seawalking, nature walks, and tours on a glass-bottom boat. Upgrade to include a delicious buffet lunch on board the catamaran and/or a ride in a semi-submarine. It’s a fantastic way to discover the underwater wonders of the world’s most famous reef!
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$69.29
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Hervey Bay Whale Watching Cruise

Hervey Bay Whale Watching Cruise

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Spot humpback whales swimming and playing in their natural environment on this half-day Hervey Bay catamaran cruise. Observe the majestic sea creatures using the boat’s underwater viewing windows or listen to the whales sing using the onboard hydrophones. Learn all about the gentle giants from your expert guide, then tuck into morning or afternoon tea as you watch the whales from the deck.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$93.83
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Hervey Bay Whale Watching Experience

Hervey Bay Whale Watching Experience

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Enjoy an unforgettable close encounter with the marine life of Hervey Bay on this 4-5-hour cruise, including hotel pick-up. Step aboard the specially designed MV Whalesong and discover the bay’s majestic whales and dolphins with the help of an expert crew. As well as guaranteed whale sightings, you’ll have chance to spot dolphins, sea turtles and endangered dugong, plus a rainbow of tropical fish.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$86.62
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Best of Kuranda Including Skyrail, Kuranda Scenic Railway and Rainforestation

Best of Kuranda Including Skyrail, Kuranda Scenic Railway and Rainforestation

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Experience the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Kuranda Rainforest on a full-day tour from Cairns. Take the Kuranda Scenic Railway to Kuranda where you first visit the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, the largest flight aviary in Australia. Tour the Rainforestation Nature Park in an amphibious Army Duck vehicle, then see koalas, dingoes and more at the Koala and Wildlife Park. Take a dreamtime walk with a Pamagirri guide for the Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience, then feast on an Australian barbecue buffet lunch. Finally, return to Cairns on the scenic Skyrail Rainforest Cableway.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$189.69
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Spirit of Hervey Bay Whale Watching Cruise

Spirit of Hervey Bay Whale Watching Cruise

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Go whale-watching from Hervey Bay on your choice of a 4-hour or 5.5-hour cruise. Ride the sheltered waters of Platypus Bay in a stable catamaran that offers superior comfort and clear views of the whales. You are likely to also see dolphins, turtles and seabirds, and perhaps even a dingo on the sandy beach at Fraser Island. The tour includes complimentary morning or afternoon tea, and the longer tour includes lunch and tea.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$81.44
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary Admission with Brisbane River Cruise

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary Admission with Brisbane River Cruise

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Take a leisurely river cruise from Brisbane to the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary to observe native Australian wildlife. This half-day tour departs from bustling Southbank and cruises along the Brisbane River with views of iconic landmarks on the way to Lone Pine. Upon arrival, enjoy ample time to meet the animals. Observe the platypus, and watch animal shows that feature sheepdogs and birds of prey. A great experience for animal lovers.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$61.35
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Great Barrier Reef Snorkeling and Diving Cruise from Cairns

Great Barrier Reef Snorkeling and Diving Cruise from Cairns

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If snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef is on your bucket list, don’t miss this day trip from Cairns. The 35-metre superyacht, Evolution, departs Cairns with a record 5 hours spent exploring 2 spectacular and exclusive outer Great Barrier Reef locations for an adventure-filled day! You’ll visit 2 different locations on the barrier reef for the chance to see tropical marine life in the clear waters. Lunch is included onboard the boat, and you have the option to upgrade to include additional adventures such as introductory or certified scuba diving or a helicopter flight over this UNESCO World Heritage site. Both water sports enthusiasts and novices are welcome. Includes instruction and equipment provided by friendly and professional instructors.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$140.75
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Kuranda Scenic Railway Day Trip from Cairns
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Kuranda Scenic Railway Day Trip from Cairns

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Explore the lush beauty, amazing wildlife and rich heritage of Tropical North Queensland on this customizable full-day trip to Kuranda from Cairns. Travel to this enchanting rain forest village aboard the historic Kuranda Scenic Railway, and choose from a variety of activities including visits to the Tjupakai Aboriginal Cultural Park and Rainforestation Nature Park. Hang out with koalas and exotic birds, browse local markets and opt to include a delicious buffet lunch. At the end of the day, glide through the treetops back to Cairns on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$125.10
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Boutique Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food and Wine Tasting Tour from Cairns

Boutique Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food and Wine Tasting Tour from Cairns

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Get a taste of the Atherton Tablelands during this 10-hour food tour and tasting experience from Cairns. Learn about how the volcanic soil allows cultivation of diverse range of produce and taste the spoils of this region. All tastings and meals are provided, as well as hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$162.41
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$162.41

Hervey Bay Whale Swim and Watch

Hervey Bay Whale Swim and Watch

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Maximize your chances of seeing whales, and getting close to them, on this guided tour from Hervey Bay. In a small group of no more than 20 people, head out into the water in search of whales. Jump into the water for some snorkeling and, with luck, the whales will decide to swim close to you.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$108.27
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$108.27

Magnetic Island Tour: Maggie Comprehensive

Magnetic Island Tour: Maggie Comprehensive

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Get a more in-depth experience of Magnetic Island than most visitors on this tour, tailored to day trippers arriving on the morning ferry. See the island's top sights as well as some off-the-beaten-path spots, and learn about local wildlife, birds, history, geology, and folklore before heading back to the terminal in time for the ferry.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$46.92
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The Original Day Tour to Paronella Park, Lake Barrine and Millaa Millaa Falls

The Original Day Tour to Paronella Park, Lake Barrine and Millaa Millaa Falls

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Explore the wild landscapes of the Atherton Tablelands on this full-day tour from Cairns. Cruise around the Lake Barrine crater lake, spot native wildlife the UNESCO-listed wet tropics rainforest, and tour the magnificent Paronella Park. Along the way, see natural wonders like the Curtain Fig Tree, and take a swim beneath Millaa Millaa Falls. Enjoy your choice between three itinerary options for the day.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$111.88
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Springbrook National Park Discovery Full-Day Bushwalking Tour

Springbrook National Park Discovery Full-Day Bushwalking Tour

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Enjoy an in-depth experience of the World Heritage–listed Gondwana Rainforests of Australia on a full-day tour from Brisbane to Springbrook National Park. Your expert guide shows you examples of subtropical and temperate rainforest, stopping at stunning lookout points and cascading waterfalls. Sit down for a picnic lunch at Purlingbrook Falls, take a refreshing dip in natural freshwater pools and see the foliage up close on nature walks. This small-group tour is limited to 15 participants to ensure a more personalized experience.
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  • 10 hours
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$93.11
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$93.11

Boggo Road Gaol History Tour

Boggo Road Gaol History Tour

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Learn about infamous inmates and dramatic escapes from the Boggo Road Gaol during this 1.5-hour tour of the heritage-listed prison. Visit one of the original cell blocks, the gatehouse and yards, and see graffiti made by prisoners in the 1980s. You'll also have time to explore the F Wing cell block—site of a rooftop protest by the prisoners in 1988, and hear about daily life in the brutal prison during the 100 years of its existence in Queensland.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$19.85
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$19.85

Boggo Road Gaol Ghost and Gallows Tour

Boggo Road Gaol Ghost and Gallows Tour

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As one of Australia’s most notorious prisons, Boggo Road Gaol is full of scary stories. Enjoy the thrill of being scared as you listen to your guide’s tales about the unexplained happenings in this historic building, which some say is haunted. You may agree by the end of the tour. The tour includes walking around the prison, but includes access for the disabled.
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  • 2 hours
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$32.48
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Starlights Cruise Experience

Starlights Cruise Experience

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Enjoy the sights and sounds of the outback as the sun sets over the horizon on this evening riverboat adventure. Cruise down the mighty Thomson River on a unique paddlewheeler or the Thomson Princess Riverboat, both designed for small tour groups – no massive ferry crowds. Disembark at a campground in the heart of the local bush and continue your outback experience with intimate performances and a two-course stockman’s dinner around the campfire.
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  • 4 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.23
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Brisbane Dark Stories True Crime Tour

Brisbane Dark Stories True Crime Tour

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Take a Walk on the Dark Side... Don’t be fooled by the bright lights and bustling city streets. This city has a past
a dark past
 Enjoy a leisurely guided walking tour retracing the steps of the city's most infamous men. Transport yourself back in time to a seemingly lawless world of brawlers, fraudsters, and love triangles gone wrong. Uncover the dark secrets that lurk behind every historic building and alleyway. Wander the city streets with your tour guide and experience firsthand the rich history that once reigned supreme around every corner. Book your ticket now for a unique investigation into the criminal underbelly that once plagued this fine city. The glamour of current day Brisbane tried to hide its brutal and bloody past, but there is only so much the bright lights of Bris-Vegas can mask. Forget what you think you know about Brisbane and join us for a jaw-dropping trip down a memory lane you never knew existed. ...stories the city tried to forget...
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Cobb and Co Stagecoach Experience

Cobb and Co Stagecoach Experience

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On our Cobb & Co Stagecoach Experience you’ll travel in a restored stagecoach on our award-winning tour – first at a leisurely pace through town and then full-tilt along a stretch of the original Longreach-Windorah mail route. Hear the pounding hooves of the magnificent horses on the outback dirt road. Hear the rattle and creak of the coach. Hold on to your hat for the only stagecoach gallop in Australia! It’s exhilarating. It’s entertaining. And it’s the closest you can get to feeling what it would have been like in the pioneer past. After the ride (depending on your itinerary) slow down with a traditional smoko (scones, jam, cream with tea). You'll also enjoy a classic Australian bush movie in retro cinema seats, followed by our Harry Redford Old Time Tent Show – a live performance featuring the very entertaining Kinnon boys. This is good old fashioned fun for all the family and is a tribute to the old travelling shows.
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  • 4 hours to 4 hours 10 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$90.23
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What people are saying about Historical Tours in Queensland

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Skip the Line Kuranda Scenic Railway Gold Class and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
"The service was Impeccable, comfort of the chairs and been able to take great photos of the falls with plenty of room, and views were Spectacular. Thank you for making our trip memorable."..."
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Daintree Rainforest, Cape Tribulation, Mossman Gorge Small-Group Day Tour
"Great tour guide. Very informative. Crocodile spotting was great. Cruising down the Daintree river was amazing."..."
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Mary Valley Rattler
"Our party of3 had such an enjoyable time stopping at all stations. The volunteer staff were amazing and very informative. Every station had something unique, we all enjoyed the wine and cheese tasting, at Dagun, coming away with a few very scrumptious cheeses, and the string orchestra was also a lovely touch. The weather was perfect so we could enjoy the views of the countryside as the beautiful steam train meandered through the valley. I would certainly recommend it as a great family days outing."..."
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North Stradbroke Island Day Trip from Brisbane
"Even though the weather wasn't great the day was really good. The guide was very friendly and informative. I would definitely recommend this trip."..."
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XXXX Brewery Tour
"Awesome couple of hours spent at the Brewery, Loved the history and all that went with it. Topped off with a tasty lunch and of course a cold beer. Our tour guide Dan was exceptional."..."
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Atherton Tablelands Waterfalls Tour from Cairns
"Marcio was an amazing tour guide, he never rushed us and was so much fun. Everything was breathtaking. He shared so many stories with us on the history of the places we visited. Such an amazing day, I really recommend anyone to do this. 5 out of 5!"..."
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Green Island Day Trip from Cairns
"Great boat ride, friendly crew, brilliant weather and crystal clear turquoise water. Will be back again."..."
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Hervey Bay Whale Watching Cruise
"We appreciated the efforts that the team made to ensure we experienced the whole whale watching adventure. Being mid October there are fewer whales but we loved the trip and saw over 5 pods during our half day sail We also felt very spoilt by the crew who looked after everyone with care and hospitality"..."
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Hervey Bay Whale Watching Experience
"The tour guide was very interesting with whale facts. The staff were very friendly. They found the whales and the whales put on a show."..."
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Best of Kuranda Including Skyrail, Kuranda Scenic Railway and Rainforestation
"The Army duck tour was informative and interesting. The boomerang throwing was great fun. Excellent to see the value placed on the indigenous history of the area."..."
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Spirit of Hervey Bay Whale Watching Cruise
"Just seeing the beautiful whales and their calves. So many of them. The commentary was so good too. The whole day from start to finish was amazing"..."
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary Admission with Brisbane River Cruise
"A great way to learn the history of the Brisbane River, stopping at the Lone pine koala park for cuddles."..."
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Great Barrier Reef Snorkeling and Diving Cruise from Cairns
"The crew were very friendly and overall cleanliness of the boat was very good, the food was good quality and the reef was awesome"..."
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Kuranda Scenic Railway Day Trip from Cairns
"Spectacular journey đŸŒș Well worth doing. The gondola was amazing with fab views . Thank you The village is small but interesting heritage ."..."
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Boutique Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food and Wine Tasting Tour from Cairns
"Great day out with Andrea and Chris. Andrea certainly knows here stuff , with great commentary from the beginning to the end of the trip, and with Chris witty interjections they were a great combination. You will have a full day with lots of grazing and a few bevies as well."..."
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Hervey Bay Whale Swim and Watch
"staff were fantastic. 🐋 even better. food just kept coming lots of snacks. it was a great day and an enjoyable experience"..."
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Magnetic Island Tour: Maggie Comprehensive
"The views back to Townsville were spectacular as were the island ones, Neil our host did a awesome job his local knowledge was amazing. We would highly recomend this tour"..."
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The Original Day Tour to Paronella Park, Lake Barrine and Millaa Millaa Falls
"A fantastic day tour. Our Guide Steve was very friendly and informative. The scenery and places we visited were spectacular. Definitely a trip worth taking."..."
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Springbrook National Park Discovery Full-Day Bushwalking Tour
"This was a beautiful trip with a very sweet guide. We had rain and mist the whole time but that made it magical."..."
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Boggo Road Gaol Ghost and Gallows Tour
"The tour guide was excellent, very engaging. Learnt a lot about the gaol and history. Enjoyed it a lot"..."
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Starlights Cruise Experience
"Excellent night out was a great and entertaining experience. Meal was awesome, left with full bellies."..."
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Cobb and Co Stagecoach Experience
"Everything it was excellent everyone was great the information was interesting the ride was outstanding"..."

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