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Cobbold Gorge Tours

Forsayth, Queensland 4871, Australia
+61 7 4062 5470
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The Cobbold Gorge Tour, led by experienced and informative Savvanah Guides, is the only way to see... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jchbuz
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Cairns
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Had a great 3 nights, fabulous camp ground with fantastic fire pits. The amenities are so clean... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
KathR001
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Maitland, Australia
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Deep in the heart of the Gulf Savannah region of Far North Queensland is a hidden outback oasis - Cobbold Gorge. Immerse yourself in the natural wonder of a truly unique North Queensland outback holiday destination. Cruise the gorge to explore its ancient geological landforms and the savannah wonderland on a guided tour. Discover Cobbold with its North Queensland wildlife, go bushwalking or birdwatching, or just relax and enjoy the modern comforts of Cobbold Village. Only a six hour drive from Cairns and Townsville, getting there is easy. Cobbold Gorge offers the ultimate outback family holiday adventure with modern accommodation and RV and caravan friendly camping facilities. To protect this unique North Queensland environment, access to Cobbold Gorge is by guided tour only. A three hour Gorge Tour operates at 10am (April - October) and 10am plus 1.30pm in peak months (Jun/Jul/Aug/Sept). Tour bookings are essential. Day visitor rates are available for those who choose to not stay at Cobbold Village. Please note Cobbold Gorge is closed from 1 November - through 31 March annually (or Easter if earlier).
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Forsayth, Queensland 4871, Australia
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+61 7 4062 5470
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Reviewed yesterday

The Cobbold Gorge Tour, led by experienced and informative Savvanah Guides, is the only way to see the gorge. Climb to the top of the gorge along a well kept track and look into it from above; cruise through the gorge in a quiet boat...More

Thank jchbuz
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a great 3 nights, fabulous camp ground with fantastic fire pits. The amenities are so clean, even have bath mats and hand towels. Enjoyed the 3 hour tour in the morning, pity it didn't include a cuppa at the end like so many other...More

Thank KathR001
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did the half day tour Really enjoyed the commentary Learnt a lot Staff professional and very friendly Able to keep tge jokes and the commentary fresh despite the numerous repeats Well done guys!

Thank Njays
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited cobbold gorge because of the natural wonder of the place and we were pleasantly surprised at how beautiful and serene the village is. So very worth the miles to this remote place. We had an ensuite cabin. We provided our own breakfasts and lunches...More

Thank jays4
cobboldgorge, Director of Sales at Cobbold Gorge Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear jays4, Thank you for visiting Cobbold Gorge and staying with us. It sounds like you had a wonderful busy 3 days. Well done for undertaking the walks and visiting the agate gemfields, there is plenty to do around the region. Thanks for your review...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wouldnt recommend this to everyone. I think they havent got the tour organised well. We got picked up by bus at Forsyth and taken out to the resort but we had so much time to kill, then lunch ( included in tour) I had...More

Thank Jacki W
cobboldgorge, Director of Sales at Cobbold Gorge Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jacki, Thank you for your feedback. Cobbold Gorge Tours has been operating for 23 years as a Savannah Guide Enterprise (protectors and interpreters of the Outback) and our overwhelming response from guests is that we indeed have got it right. Going on a guided...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cobbold Gorge is well worth the drive in. The friendly staff, the facilities, such as pool, restaurant, camp ground and tours are all of a very high standard. We did the combined full day tour with the Gorge tour. The tour was run by a...More

Thank 66bruce15
cobboldgorge, Director of Sales at Cobbold Gorge Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear 66bruce15, Thank you for visiting Cobbold Gorge Tours and for taking the time to review your experience for other travellers. It is wonderful to hear you had a great stay with us and enjoyed the Ultimate Outback Adventure full day tour. Ron, our guide,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So good to visit something in our own back yard and loved every aspect of it. Didn't have enough time to see everything but the resort is splendid, relaxing, inviting, comfortable and generally just brilliant

Thank Prue W
cobboldgorge, Director of Sales at Cobbold Gorge Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Prue, how wonderful to hear you enjoyed your limited time with us. We hope you will be back one day to stay and enjoy all we have to offer.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Informative guides and beautiful and different scenery. The gorge trip in the special boats fantastic Thoroughly recommend. MnM

Thank Mike P
cobboldgorge, Director of Sales at Cobbold Gorge Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mike, thank you for visiting Cobbold Gorge Tours. How wonderful to hear you had such a great tour. We hope you will be back to visit another day.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cobbold Gorge tours are led by very knowledgable guides. Fascinating facts and uncensored details of the gorge/station's history. Highly recommended.

Thank Chris A
cobboldgorge, Director of Sales at Cobbold Gorge Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Chris, many thanks for your feedback and wonderful recommendation. We are thrilled you had a great time with us and enjoyed your tour of Cobbold Gorge. We hope to see you again one day.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This guided tour is with an introductionary walk with very interesting Information given by a highly knowledgable guide. First up and along the rim of the gorge with info about flora and fauna in the outback and then an e-boat ride in the gorge which...More

Thank Konrad E
cobboldgorge, Director of Sales at Cobbold Gorge Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Konrad, thank you for your feedback and for telling others of your experience at Cobbold Gorge. Wonderful to hear you had a fantastic time and enjoyed all aspects of the Gorge Tour as well as the facilities and amenities at Cobbold Village. Thank you...More

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acaciar0se
November 26, 2016|
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Response from visitforsaytth | Property representative |
Hello Acaciar0se, thanks for your questions. Firstly you can visit Cobbold Gorge via the Savannahlander Train journey. This is a 4 day package ex Cairns and stops at Chillagoe, Cobbold Gorge and Undara. It is a popular and... More
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