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Reviewed 4 days ago

Located just over 40 minutes from the centre of the GC you may check out a treasure trove of things to see, treats to taste and beauty to discover. Was able to breathe the fresh mountain air. Stop at a roadside stall and pick up...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank arby235
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We spent a day on the mountain, lovely water falls, sky walk, little towns cute cafes. All the watter fall walks were child friendly, my kids loved spotting lizards(some were enormous) ands parrots. Pack a picknick and off you go!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Devisu87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tamborine mountain is a must place to go. With so many different entrance and attractions, this forest has options for everyone, from kids to elderly people tp enjoy, including cafes, bars, restaurants, waterfall, trails and etc.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ginerochi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great look out spot on Tamborine Mountain in the middle of a great forest. It’s shady so the warm sun does not get into your face and it’s also a quiet little area. The tall trees in the forest makes it a photo worthy...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bevashly
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely walk around here. Lots to see and do. Great for the family and lots of fudge shops if you like fudge.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bronm2018
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Great bushwalks and beautiful scenery. Walks are not to long if you're short for time. I never leave North Tambourine without stopping at the local Irish Pub for a pint of Guinness. Also, there's a great spot to watch the sunset on the hillside just...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Aaron D
Reviewed October 24, 2018

We visited as part of a full day tour to Lamington. Located 30 minutes drive from the Gold Coast and 40 minutes from Brisbane, Mount Tambourine is popular for day trips - when we went there were several coach parties and it is not a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 14, 2018

Tamborine is such a glorious spot although it can get very busy on weekends.. So many wineries to sample, great accommodations, bushwalks, views ( The view from the Eagle Heights Hotel out to the coast is pretty amazing, for example) There are so many pretty...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Janet M
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Was here for an intimate wedding ceremony and was totally blown away by the scenic drive and breathtaking view of the mountains and the nature. Perfect getaway for those who wants to be out of the city for a while. Was there during winter and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lailalogy
Reviewed July 31, 2018

the visitor centre provides various catelogues which give detailed information on look out points from where we can view natural beauty of forest,mountains and falls etc.driving through curvey,sharp turn on roads is thrilling.lust green thick forest is enjoyable.particularly one point where we saw a person...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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512kayc
February 14, 2017|
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Response from Jessie's G |
I made it up there in my Suzuki Swift. so yes I would say so 😀
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512kayc
February 14, 2017|
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Response from Doug C | Reviewed this property |
Easy, the roads are just fine and many vehicles go up and down daily. Kia is going to do well, just take the Oxenford Tamborine road. Good luck, enjoy.
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December 21, 2016|
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Response from Doug C | Reviewed this property |
Namaste, ostreliya aur mere ghar shahar gold kost karane ka svaagat mere Bai. Mt.Tambourine is a great spot to visit and is almost worth a whole day but not by cab. Although if you did take a cab the driver will be most... More
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yshye
Singapore, Singapore
Operating hours for Petrol Stations (5 Replies)
This is my first time to Australia and I plan to self drive. I would like to know the operating hours for petrol stations. I will be driving from Gold Coast airport -> Tamborine Mountain -> Brisbane -> Surfers Paradise -> Gold Coast airport over my 7 day stay. Would appreciate any advice. Thanks!
September 09, 2012|
Response fromBokhara|
Some are 24 hours, others are 6am- 10 or 11pm. All are open 7 days
MAHA24
SINGAPORE
Tamborine mountain glow worm? (3 Replies)
Hi pls advise id its ideal to go to the Tamborine mountain glow worm in a rainy weather? Heard its indoor so if its raining is it ok?
June 12, 2017|
Response fromsweetbiscuit21|
It is in a manmade cave so yes, it is fine to go as you are inside, but if it is raining/foggy, then you are missing out on the wonderful views from the top of the mountain. Then again, you might just want to find a café with and open fire and enjoy a cozy winter feeling. cheers.
niharika_11
New Delhi, India
Help needed for 5 days itinerary - Gold Coast (4 Replies)
Hi All I will be visiting Australia next week with my hubby.Will spend Few days in sydney and then 1 night in Noosa and 1 night in Brisbane. Will leave for GC on 23rd Oct. I am there in GC for 5 nights.Will eb staying at surfers paradise.I need help in deciding the itineray.There are few things that I have listed after doing some research . 1. O'Reilly's & Tamborine Mountain - Hot air baloon ( Hot air baloon package I need to take but what about O'Reilly's & Tamborine . Can these...More
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Response fromarisanosila|
Yes, you can do any of the national parks on your own. The only thing is that you will certainly need a rental car because no public transport will take you there, or else, you will need to join a day tour. For Movie World, that'll basically be a day on its own, unless, you really don't plan to spend too much time there. Byron Bay - One day by itself. You could join whale watching + Main Beach together (Why do you want to visit Main Beach? I don't mean there's anything wrong with...More