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Southern Cross 4WD Tours

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Shop 5 3078 Surfers Paradise Bvd, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Gold Coast 4WD Eco Outback Tracks Tour
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Mount Tamborine Day Trip from the Gold Coast Including Skywalk
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World Heritage Springbrook National Park Tour Including Natural Bridge
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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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“bbq lunch” (32 reviews)
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“glow worm tour” (32 reviews)
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Shop 5 3078 Surfers Paradise Bvd, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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"bbq lunch"
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"full day tour"
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"glow worm tour"
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"lamington national park"
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"bird feeding"
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"tamborine mountain"
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"wine tasting"
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"whip cracking"
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"rainforest walk"
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"morning tea"
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"boomerang throwing"
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"off road"
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"old church"
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

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Stephanie W, Owner at Southern Cross 4WD Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

I took my two boys 6 & 3 on the night glowworm tour and it was an amazing experience. It really was a true 4WD experience as we went off road up And over the mountain. Our guide was friendly, funny and informative. We saw...More

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Stephanie W, Owner at Southern Cross 4WD Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Hi 948karlieg, Great to hear you had such an enjoyable time on our Glow Worm Night Tour! Thanks for taking the time to write us a 5 star review, we really appreciate it Kind Regards, Southern Cross Management

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Reviewed 14 December 2017

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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

The guides, Nick and Chris were very friendly and knowledgeable, our whole family enjoy the trip but did not get the 4wd due to heavy rain the day before, but does not effect the trip too much. The scenery was awesome and the morning tea...More

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Stephanie W, Owner at Southern Cross 4WD Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Hi Aslsg, Thank you for your great review of the Full Day Tour. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your tour despite the rain and that the guides made your tour enjoyable :) Kind Regards Southern Cross Management

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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

So intriguing to be walking in the rainforest as our guide Daf explained to us about the rainforest, insects and animals we found in the dark. His sense of humour makes the trip even more enjoyable and fun. Part of the tour includes a short...More

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Stephanie W, Owner at Southern Cross 4WD Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Hi Trenice, Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your Glow Worm Night Tour with Duffy and his sense of humour! Look forward to having your join us again next time Kind Regards Southern...More

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Reviewed 3 December 2017

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

We had a great tour with southern cross tour to the Tamborine Mountain rain forest skywalk plus O'Reilly's Lamington national park. bird feeding with our guide Aaron he is very informative.Thank you so much for the lovely tour and taking care of us.

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Stephanie W, Owner at Southern Cross 4WD Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Hi GardenNadi, Thanks for leaving a great review. It is our pleasure to have you on board and we are so happy to hear you had a good time! Kind Regards Southern Cross Tours

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Great Tour, highly recommended. Tim, our tour guide, was very symphatetic and humorous. He explained everyone very well and had good knowledge. I would book the tour again. Well spent money.

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Stephanie W, Owner at Southern Cross 4WD Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Hello Thanks so much for the great review! I will be sure to pass on your compliments to Tim as I'm sure he will appreciate them. Please do come again soon! Kind Regards Southern Cross Tours

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

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Pek R
25 March 2018|
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Response from Stephanie W | Property representative |
Hi Pek R, Thanks for your question. Yes, your mum will be fine to do the 4WD aspect of the tour, its not extreme off-roading Our tours are catered for all, from Grandparents to Grandkids, including all of our rainforest... More
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Isa_201606
3 July 2017|
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Response from Jo B | Reviewed this property |
Double check with the tour operator, our tour did not include the glow worms - possibly because they are visible at night when it is dark
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ryannmcneil
25 June 2017|
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Response from Davina P | Reviewed this property |
We did the night tour. Didn't see kangaroos or wallabies, but saw the very small possums up in the trees above us, trap-door spider, an Australian mouse (cuter than the common NZ house mouse), a snail the size of a tennis... More
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