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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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USD168.00
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USD168.00

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

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Explore some of the most incredible natural landscapes of far northern Queensland the easy way on this full-day group tour. Avoid the hassle of self-driving and just sit back and enjoy the views. Take a walk in Mossman Gorge, cruise in the Daintree Rainforest, check out Cape Tribulation Beach, and much more. This tour is a must for nature lovers.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD183.63
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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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USD47.36
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North Stradbroke Island Day Trip from Brisbane
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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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USD123.15
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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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Atherton Tablelands Waterfalls Tour from Cairns
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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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USD119.50
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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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USD74.32
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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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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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Grand Kuranda Incl Skyrail, Kuranda Scenic Railway and Rainforestation (CKBB)

Grand Kuranda Incl Skyrail, Kuranda Scenic Railway and Rainforestation (CKBB)

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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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USD193.29
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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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USD65.58
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Great Barrier Reef Snorkeling and Diving Cruise from Cairns
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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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USD142.09
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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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USD128.38
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Boutique Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food and Wine Tasting Tour from Cairns
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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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USD163.95
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USD163.95

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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USD109.30
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Sunlover Reef Cruises Cairns Great Barrier Reef Experience

Sunlover Reef Cruises Cairns Great Barrier Reef Experience

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Enjoy the natural delights of the Great Barrier Reef on an activity cruise from Cairns that gives you several ways to experience this renowned underwater world. After traveling by catamaran to a pontoon moored on the reef, you can observe marine life on a glass-bottom boat or semi-submersible vessel; go snorkeling to spot sea turtles; get your hands wet in the touch pool; upgrade to include a Seawalker Helmet dive; or upgrade to include an introductory or certified scuba dive. A buffet lunch is included, and the pontoon is equipped with showers.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD181.44
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Three-Quarter Day Hervey Bay Premium Whale Watching Cruise

Three-Quarter Day Hervey Bay Premium Whale Watching Cruise

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Enjoy a premium half-day whale-watching tour from Hervey Bay that visits Platypus Bay, a prime location for whale watching near Fraser Island. Have plenty of time to witness the majestic humpback whales at play as they pass the Australian continent during their annual migration to the Antarctic. Your tour includes morning tea, a tropical buffet lunch, and an afternoon tea with a fruit and cheese platter. Learn about the whales and the marine environment from your crew's informative commentary during the tour.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD94.73
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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
  • Free Cancellation
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USD23.32
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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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USD124.60
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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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Springbrook National Park Discovery Full-Day Bushwalking Tour
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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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USD94.00
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Starlights Cruise Experience
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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 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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USD91.08
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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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Full-Day 1770 Tour by LARC Amphibious Vehicle Including Sandboarding and Bustard Head Lightstation

Full-Day 1770 Tour by LARC Amphibious Vehicle Including Sandboarding and Bustard Head Lightstation

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Take in the highlights of Agnes Water by land and sea on-board a unique LARC amphibious vehicle. Set out on a full-day adventure crossing tidal creeks, sandy beaches and 4WD drive trails, as you explore the Town of 1770 and Bustard Bay. Stop for lunch (included) on Middle Island, take in the views from the Bustard Head lighthouse, then get your adrenaline pumping as you try sandboarding (optional) down the dunes of Middle Island.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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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
"Thank you Mr IC for your friendly professional service on the train in Gold Class. Comfy seats, lots of food & freshments."..."
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Daintree Rainforest, Cape Tribulation, Mossman Gorge Small-Group Day Tour
"Had a wonderful day. Can’t say enough about this tour. Well worth going on. Our tour guide Rob was amazing and so good at his job.I learnt so much and enjoyed every part of the tour. Highly recommend 😊"..."
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Mary Valley Rattler
"The views the staff were wonderful, a great day . The cafe staff were great & the food was excellent. Watching the engine turned around was great too."..."
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North Stradbroke Island Day Trip from Brisbane
"Beautiful island with a nice tour guide with lots of local knowledge Spots a few koalas and kangaroos as well Enjoyed the costal walk Very scenic and pleasant"..."
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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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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
"All the crew and staff were so brilliant. Special mention to Cody who helped me out when I missed the glass boat tour. Great staff member u have there so helpful and friendly and professional. Lyn carriage"..."
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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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Grand Kuranda Incl Skyrail, Kuranda Scenic Railway and Rainforestation (CKBB)
"All tour was very well organized. Scenic railway was great fun, beautiful scenery. We loved the skyrail, one of a kind experience, amazingly beautiful. Also liked to be close by to kangaroos at wildpark and pet them."..."
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Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary Admission with Brisbane River Cruise
"Staff and Crew were all very professional and friendly made the trip more memorable will definately recommend to others"..."
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Great Barrier Reef Snorkeling and Diving Cruise from Cairns
"Very well organised. Staff were brilliant. The barrier reef was stunning. We were brought to two different locations and saw some gorgeous coral and fish. Got lunch after our first stop. Food was also lovely. There was an underwater camera and photos were available at the end of the day. Thoroughly enjoyed it and would highly recommend."..."
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Kuranda Scenic Railway Day Trip from Cairns
"From our pickup at our hotel to being dropped off a great day was had by my husband and myself. Wander thru the village we were amazed by the amount of shops and eating places. The cable car was my highlight but not so much my husband's. On saying that he did enjoy it and didn't feel frightened"..."
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Boutique Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food and Wine Tasting Tour from Cairns
"Brett is very knowledgeable and entertaining. All the places we went to were great and very welcoming. Food was delicious, especially the crocodile sausage rolls. Wine tastings and chocolates fabulous. Even saw a couple of platypus. 10 out of 10"..."
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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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Sunlover Reef Cruises Cairns Great Barrier Reef Experience
"Great experience with sunlover, very friendly & funny staff who were always willing to help. Would recommend this company"..."
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Three-Quarter Day Hervey Bay Premium Whale Watching Cruise
"Great crew who were helpful and informative. Great boat and good facilities and food. Enjoyable day on the water with good whale sightings."..."
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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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The Original Day Tour to Paronella Park, Lake Barrine and Millaa Millaa Falls
"Had a fabulous day All of the attractions were beautiful. The stop we had for lunch was very relaxing and the lunch was wonderful Our driver and guide Simon was an absolute wealth of information, a walking encyclopedia and really brought the group together with his friendly way"..."
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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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Starlights Cruise Experience
"An evening on the Thomson Princess with our host Jeremy Kinnon commentating and sharing his local knowledge. A stockmen’s dinner around the campfire with campsite jokes, poems, stories and a movie of life in the outback. Wonderful and entertaining."..."
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Brisbane Dark Stories True Crime Tour
"Great tour and guide. Thanks for a lovely evening tour. My son enjoyed it as much as I did. Very informative and interesting."..."
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Full-Day 1770 Tour by LARC Amphibious Vehicle Including Sandboarding and Bustard Head Lightstation
"Very professional experience. Engaging staff, everything ran like clock work, Couldn't fault it."..."

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