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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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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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What an amazing experience! Highly recommend the Glow Worm tour. This is an excellent company and activity to donor all! They took care of all the arrangments. Starting from the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 December 2016
Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

What an amazing experience! Highly recommend the Glow Worm tour. This is an excellent company and activity to donor all! They took care of all the arrangments. Starting from the ease of booking to the return transfers in the awesome 4WD bus and dessert and coffee at a delightful mountain side restaurant. What a great way to see the amazing... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

I had the best time on my Southern Cross 4WD tour! The tour guide was really nice and informative and seemed to love his job! The location we went to (Natural Bridge) was absolutely stunning and there were some really amazing lookouts as well. As an added bonus it includes a delicious scone and coffee in between the trips!! I... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Very knowledgable tour guide and magnificent scenery. We enjoyed delicious refreshments on the top of the mountain with macaw trying to steal our food. Quite interesting🍆.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

The half day tour to Tamborine mountain was excellent, our guide Trent was very good and very knowledgeable

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Rising high up in the mountains. Evening visit to Tamborine mountain for a 4WD track up the mountain - you won't see a lot, which makes it even more exciting: a roller coaster in the dark and no need for cue-ing for the rides in the Gold Coast theme park. Quick evening supper stop at a nice little restaurant -... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We had a great time on our tour. Our tour guide was Ross, he really went out of his way to make everyone comfortable, he remembered everyone's name and where everyone was from. Very informative about everything, from birds, spiders and trees. The BBQ lunch was delicious, we would definitely recommend. Very beautiful countryside.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Our family had the best time! Our guide Trent made everything fun and we enjoyed the boomerang session. Learned the different kinds of animals living in the rainforest. Was our first time in Australia and glad we did this tour because we didn't have to worry about anything. ☺️👌🏻

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I did the Rainforest and Wildlife Tour with our 6 month old son. Both the company in the run up and our guide Chris could not have been more accommodating - they provided a car seat, were optimistic about us bringing our son and Chris was thoughtful throughout the day of our needs and checking in to... More 

Thank Watt1
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Just back from a great day, Tuesday, 18 October, 2016 at Mt Tambourine with our tour guide Ross from Southern Cross Tours. Great host and operator for his company who should be glad they have him. Thoroughly recommend this tour the ability to get on/off and follow your own interests makes it special. Nothing was too much trouble for Ross... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Went on separate half-day tours to Springbrook National Park and Mt Tamborine, preferred the former. Both tours were conducted by extremely knowledgeable guides. Ride towards Mt Tamborine was a little bumpy. Overall a great alternative to the theme parks and beach that Gold Coast has to offer.

Thank Daniel Q

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