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Address: Shop 5 3078 Surfers Paradise Bvd, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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+61 7 5574 5041
07:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 21:00

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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We did the Mt Tamborine and Lamington park full day tour. It was a fantastic tour. Our driver Tim was very helpful and his knowledge was great. Would definitely do it again.

Reviewed 18 January 2017
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Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

We did the Mt Tamborine and Lamington park full day tour. It was a fantastic tour. Our driver Tim was very helpful and his knowledge was great. Would definitely do it again.

Thank Sydney B
North Carolina
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Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

This tour company is wonderful! We spent a full day with our driver Keith (who is one of the best guides we have ever had). Up Mount Tambourine on a fire trail in a comfy 4WD vehicle. Walk in the rain forest, an Aussie BBQ lunch, wine tasting, etc. everything on time, well thought out, brilliantly executed. Keith made the... More 

Thank ExploringtheEarth
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

We did the day tour to Mt Tambourine and Lamington National Park. Our driver Ross was excellent and very pleasant. We had a number of guests from overseas, and Ross made them feel welcome and included them in all discussions. You visit the beautiful Mt Tambourine and then onto a lovely lunch. You then head to Lamington National Park for... More 

1 Thank Anthony H
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We visited Mt Tambourine National Park on Christmas Day. Our driver, Chris, is very knowledgeable. The kids enjoyed the thrill of the bumpy rides. Was amazed with the sightings of glow worms, spiny anteater (echidna), tree gecko, camel crickets (?) and toads. Should have also booked the day tour.

Thank Debbie T
Metro Manila, Philippines
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We bought our tour from a tour company in surfers paradise. On the brochure it was advertised as a cave tour, which is why we purchased the tickets, with the promise of caves and worms. We were picked up at 6, and dropped home at 1017. We spent 6-730 driving around picking up other guests. 730-800 getting up the mountain.... More 

1 Thank Kat R
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

My friend and I took the glow worm tour. Our Driver and tour guide was Ross! He was very energetic and super nice guy! As we only arrived to Gold coast 1 hour before the tour, we didn't get to chance to eat anything all day so Ross kindly arranged some entrees at the Greek restaurant for us. We had... More 

2 Thank Katie T
Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

We Book to do the Natural Arch and Springbrook tour. We were to be picked up at the casino at a set time but they were running late, the best part about that was that my cell phone rang and it was a lady from the tour company to let as know that there were running late and the bus... More 

Thank Sharlene_and_Paul
Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We booked the glow worm and springbrook tours. Both of it were really nice and fun for us. The guides were knowledgable and friendly. Loved how we had breaks in between with lovely desserts and drinks. The tour guides were knowledgable which made the tours rich in information about gold coast. Would definitely recommend it to others.

1 Thank NadiaIdrs
Gold Coast, Australia
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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Really great day enjoying the other side to the Gold Coast! My driver was Blake and he was funny and informative. I joined the full day tour and was pleasantly surprised with all that was included. Bird feeding, boomerang throwing, barbecue lunch and peaceful rainforest walk and tree top canopy walk- just to name a few! Drive up in the... More 

Thank annarunsaway
United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 December 2016

I booked with 4 different tour operators while on the Gold Coast and this was by far the best. Our guide, Chris, had an infectious love of Australia - a good storyteller with lots of knowledge to share. For the first time, after many weeks, I actually 'got' Australia. The tour bus was comfortable and fit for purpose, and the... More 

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