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Southern Cross 4WD Tours

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4WD, ATV & off-road tours, Outdoor Activities, Sightseeing Tours
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Address: 5/3078 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 5574 5041
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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
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Had an amazing half day private tour using this company. Keith our guide was fantastic and his knowlege was second to none. The vehicle was also fantastic large enough for our... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
Foggy43
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Brisbane, Australia
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Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

Had an amazing half day private tour using this company. Keith our guide was fantastic and his knowlege was second to none. The vehicle was also fantastic large enough for our party of 4 adults and a 6 year old, they even provided a seat for my daughter. Would highly recommend the half day tour using this company, couldnt fault... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

I went on the Mountain Day tour and the guide was called Chris (we didnt touch the door honest!!!!!) The day was out of this world and Chris really made the day perfect, couldnt have wished for a better guide and a better trip. Thank you

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We were in good hands with Royd on our private tour to Springbrook & Natural Bridge and have seen much more animals and their habits than going unaccompanied. Thank your for a nice and amusing half day.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Pros: interesting tour and well informed guides. Fun activities like boomerang throwing and feeding wild birds. The tree top tour was fun too and the guide made it a bit of fun too. Food was great, the scones and the BBQ was well done. Lots of wildlife encountered and the tour stopped to point out wallabies and kangaroos, that was... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

My husband and I went on this tour particularly to see the glow worms and we were not disappointed. We saw hundreds of them as it was the right conditions for them at night. Our tour guide Chris was very knowledgeable and tried to find as many animals for us to see as possible as we walked through Mt Tambourine... More 

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Hobart
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

The family of four were about to mutiny and insisted on a 'structured' day out. The brochures for the Southern Cross 4WD were in the lobby of the hotel we stayed at and I called Darran, who was most hospitable from the outset of the conversation. We chose to do the private 4WD tour of the Tambourine Mountains, Glow worms,... More 

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Sønderborg, Sonderjylland, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We saw something completely different from Gold Coast.. The guide was nice too (thumbs up for Trent).

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New Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

This was the highlight of my Gold Coast trip. I had only a day to spend as a tourist. I'm grateful I picked Southern Cross 4WD Tours as my option. Royd was knowledgeable, funny, and kind. They pack a huge variety into a single day.

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Cookstown, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Chris our tour guide was fantastic all day.. firstly we went for a 4wd into the forrest and it was bumpy alright.. then we stopped for scones and they were amazeballs.. into tamborine rain forrest for a lovely walk whilst chris was explaining everythin as he went along.. then onto lamington and oreillys national parks again the walks were fantastc... More 

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Kariong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

This tour is highly recommended. A full day of different activities. Royd a fabulous tour guide. Royd is highly knowledgable and polite. Morning tea with fresh scones and cream and a super barbecue lunch is provided. There is even a swimming hole where you can go swimming. Tour includes the 4wd to Tamberine mountain, Tamborine Mountains Gallery Walk, plus boomerang... More 

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