We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Southern Cross 4WD Tours

Certificate of Excellence
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: 5/3078 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 5574 5041
Website
Description: 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
read more
Book ahead on Viator
More Info
$109*
and up
Gold Coast Lamington National Park and Tamborine Mountain 4WD Eco Tour
More Info
$75*
and up
Mount Tamborine Day Trip from the Gold Coast Including Skywalk
More Info
$67*
and up
World Heritage Springbrook National Park Tour Including Natural Bridge

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 186 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 164
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Warm, friendly guide makes the difference

I took a full-day hinterland tour with Southern Cross, with Chris as our guide. Just before dropping us off at our hotel, he reminded us to check for our belongings but being the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
mchen15
,
Singapore, Singapore

Similar Things to Do in Surfers Paradise

Add Photo Write a Review

186 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this attraction
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Singapore, Singapore
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

I took a full-day hinterland tour with Southern Cross, with Chris as our guide. Just before dropping us off at our hotel, he reminded us to check for our belongings but being the muddlehead that I am, I still managed to let my phone slip out of my bag and left it on the tour bus. It was not until... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
285 reviews
178 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

I had an enjoyable extended half day trip with Mike to Mt Tambourine. I really enjoyed Skywalk and the extended time in Mount Tambourine to have a leisurely lunch and stroll the shops. Recommended.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Singapore, Singapore
Level Contributor
36 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

we booked this tour before we arrived at Gold coast for our vacation. we chose it based on tripadvisor reviews and ratings. our guide - Mickey (kids called him Mickey Mouse) was a fun guy. entertaining and knowledgeable. learnt quite a bit about rainforest..trees..habitat, creatures....boomerang. BBQ lunch was good....the fish was well-done, steak was little ok types...not great. tree-top walk... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Level Contributor
22 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

A great day with an interesting 4 wheel drive up a very bumpy hill. Delicious scones for morning tea. Guided rain forest walk. The driver,Trent, had lots of information and a great sense of humour. Thank you. Wine tasting and shopping at the gallery walk stop. An amazing lunch with Paul and a walk in the tree tops and feeding... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Auckland
Level Contributor
40 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

We travelled from Brisbane on the train and were picked up at the Helensvale Railway Station by Royd ( he says "Hema " ) to his friends !! Once safely buckled up in the Luxury Mercedes 4WD we headed to Mt Tambourine - we went off road part way up the mountain and that was great. Near the top we... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

Southern Cross tours was phenomenal. The guide was knowledgeable, engaging and provided us with a tour unlike any other I have been on in the U.S. or on my travels abroad. It is affordable, and takes you through four different climate zones. The tour begins with four wheeling which is a rush, and ends with breathtaking views. You will not... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015 via mobile

I've been on a few day trips from Gold Coast and reckon the pick is the "Rainforest and Wildlife Tour – Window To The Wilderness" tour with Southern Cross. I like it so much the first time I've been back for the same tour twice again! The tripadvisor rating and awards are more than well deserved. A fun day in... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Phoenix, Arizona
Level Contributor
8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We took a half day tour by Rroid and and a full day tour (recommended by Roid) with Chris. Both tour guides were fun, offered great information, were able to answer all questions, and made each tour enjoyable and unique! We were able to customize our half day tour to our wants/needs and see the glow worms which were top... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

My family travel in a group of 9 persons with young children and senior citizens. We join the full day tour ~ Rainforest and Wildlife Tour – Window To The Wilderness. Our tour guide Cody is informative and helpful. He take care of my mischievous son and explain clearly whatever they ask about the rainforest. He taught them to throw... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

It was a nice escape from the usual city life and theme parks that Gold Coast had to offer! Our guide- Trent, was so friendly and informative! We had ample time to spend in a lovely town, had a rainforest walk, played with boomerangs and had tea! It was a wonderful tour, overall :)

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Southern Cross 4WD Tours also viewed

 
Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast
Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast
 

Been to Southern Cross 4WD Tours? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Southern Cross 4WD Tours

Address: 5/3078 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 5574 5041
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Surfers Paradise

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Southern Cross 4WD Tours and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Southern Cross 4WD Tours staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?