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The Discovery Group

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The Discovery Group is a multi award-winning market leader in eco-tourism, based at Habitat Noosa just 30 min drive from Noosa on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland Australia. We offer unique one day adventure travel to World Heritage Listed Fraser...more
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Lake Flat Rd, Elanda Point, Noosa, Queensland 4566, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went on the tour today with our driver and guide Michael (mick), who I have to say was superb and gave us so much information and made the day very special. We drove from the pickup point in a huge 4 wheel truck ( surprisingly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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ecoQLD, Public Relations Manager at The Discovery Group, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you very much for your glowing review. We're so happy to hear you had a blast on our Fraser Island Day Tour. We'll pass on your kind words to our tour gruide Michael.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This was a relaxed day tour (9am -3pm) with hotel pick collection as well. The whole family aged 3 to 65 enjoyed it. Good food with a swim during the well spaced rests breaks, just remember for the young ones to bring a safety flotation...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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ecoQLD, Public Relations Manager at The Discovery Group, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your great review, we're very pleased to hear you enjoyed our Noosa Everglades Wilderness lunch cruise.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went on the Fraser Island tour today with the Discovery Group and from the get go it was amazing. Scott arrived on time and was friendly. Our tour guide Michael was also incredible! He was so friendly, helpful and knowledgeable! He told many stories...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Saade C
ecoQLD, Public Relations Manager at The Discovery Group, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Saade Thank you for your fantastic review - we're very pleased to hear you enjoyed your Fraser Island Day Tour. We will make sure to pass on your kind words to our tour guide Michael. - The Discovery Group

Reviewed 1 week ago

New to Australia so wasn't sure what to expect but so glad we took this tour! You will not be disappointed. Some fascinating stories from Michael our guide on the journey and the scenery was just incredible, Lovely food and amazing stop-offs along the way....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Nigel H
TheDiscoveryGroup, Public Relations Manager at The Discovery Group, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your great review - we will pass your kind words on to our tour guide Michael.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had an wonderful day. Our guide was awesome, Fraser Island turned on a wonderful show for us and I enjoyed the opportunity to not only see but interact with the environment, with a chance to walk on the beach, swim in the lake and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Michelle M
TheDiscoveryGroup, Public Relations Manager at The Discovery Group, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, greatly appreciated.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Amazing, lovely crew, lots of fun. Very professional and good entertaiment. Thanks for a great experience.

Date of experience: October 2018
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TheDiscoveryGroup, Front Office Manager at The Discovery Group, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, greatly appreciated! :)

Reviewed December 10, 2018

We were picked up in Rainbow by a MASSIVE 4 wheel drive truck. Our welcome was great and when we were on the road we got some commentary on the area and what to expect for the day. Taking a small bag for the day...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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TheDiscoveryGroup, Public Relations Manager at The Discovery Group, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Miranda Great to hear you had a great time on our Fraser Island Day tour. We will pass on your great feedback and kind words to our tour guide Brock.

Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

We did this tour today and everything about it was great. Heine is a very informative tour guide who made sure that everyone was well looked after and enjoying themselves. The boat was very comfortable and the kayaks are very stable and easy to use....More

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TheDiscoveryGroup, Public Relations Manager at The Discovery Group, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your great review. We're very pleased to hear you had a blast on our Everglades Bar-B-Canoe tour. We will make sure to pass your kind words on to our great tour guide Heine!

Reviewed November 28, 2018

The Fraser Island Day Trip advertised on Discovery Groups website is very misleading. We enjoyed all the delights on Fraser Island but what they do not tell you is the following: The traditional aussie lunch is a roll and thats it! and there was no...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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TheDiscoveryGroup, Public Relations Manager at The Discovery Group, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2018

Authentic Aussie Lunch: Discovery Group customer booking with us are all asked “if they have any special dietary requirements” during our booking reservations process, we provide special dietary requests every day, for every tour, but to be able to do so we need to be...More

Reviewed November 27, 2018 via mobile

We took the trip and were picked up 10 minutes late and were told all day that the tour was running late. Those who start at Noosa are transferred to another vehicle at Habitat Noosa and more guests are collected at Rainbow Beach. While speeding...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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TheDiscoveryGroup, Public Relations Manager at The Discovery Group, responded to this reviewResponded December 4, 2018

Thank you for your valuable feedback.

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Happy570
October 3, 2016|
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Response from Werner R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Heather As Louis said the Ride from Noosa is a Long one. Be aware that driving on fraser Island is really bumpy. I spend two days and one Night - the Eurong Resort is a Kind of Hotel. Thismakes everything easier - You... More
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January 18, 2016|
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Response from reneekolo | Reviewed this property |
Yes you are allowed to leave belongings in the vehicle I left my phone in there and it was still there untouched and the lunch wasn’t that minimal you make your own wrap and are allowed to have as many as you like honestly I... More
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Hazel R
May 9, 2015|
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Response from ecoQLD | Property representative |
Hi Hazel, My preference is the 2 day tour, as we break up the travel from Noosa over two days. We also get to see more of the island and have plenty of time so the tour doesn't feel rushed. As for the walking there are a... More
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