Springbrook & Mt Tamborine Tour from Brisbane

Duration | 9 hours (approx)
Mobile Ticket OK

This day trip from Brisbane combines two national parks in South East Queensland: Springbrook and Tamborine. Located in the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage area, the parks feature rainforest walks, waterfalls, glow worm caves and mountain views. Lunch is provided and you will have free time to explore the arts and craft district - Gallery Walk.

Tour includes a guided tour of the Cedar Creek Glow Worm caves as well as the Natural Bridge Walk at Springbrook National Park and the Curtis Falls Walk at Joalah National Park at Tamborine. Great opportunity to discover the rare fauna and diverse wildlife of the area.

Tour Features

  • Visit two national parks in one day—Mt Tamborine and Springbrook
  • Spot pademelons and goannas on a guided bushwalk
  • See glittering glow-worms at the Cedar Creek caves
  • Round-trip transport by air-conditioned vehicle from Brisbane
  • Small-group tour ensures a personalized experience (maximum of 21 travellers)

Brisbane Meeting Point

  • Please meet our bus at Brisbane Skytower. 222 Margaret Street at 7.35am. 
  • Departure Time: 7:45 AM
  • Return Details: Returns to original departure point.

Your day at a glance:

Stop 1: Tamborine Mountain | 45 minutes
During your time at Tamborine, you will have free time at the popular Gallery Walk - Queensland's premier Arts and Craft district. There is an eclectic range of clothing, jewelry, and art galleries, fudge and sweet shops, wine tasting centres, boutique brewery and much more.

Stop 2:  Natural Bridge | 70 minutes
Whilst in the Springbrook National Park we travel through the Numinbah Valley with its valleys, escarpments and forests until we reach the Natural Bridge Section. Take an hours walk through the magnificent rainforest to Cave Creek where we will see the waterfall tumble into the Cave below.

Stop 3:  Tamborine Mountain Glow Worm Caves | 45 minutes
Of course glow worms only glow at night. So how do we see them on a daytime tour? We take you to the award winning Cedar Creek Glow Worm caves that have been specially constructed to turn daylight into nighttime with the thousands of glow worms enjoying ideal conditions. The best way to see them!

Stop 4:  Curtis Falls | 60 minutes
We visit the Joalah National Park and take a walk through the rainforest to Curtis Falls. Apart from viewing the picturesque falls and the Cedar Creek, this is a great spot for spotting some iconic bird life such as the Rainbow Lorikeet, kookaburra, King Parrot, and colourful Rosella. You may even see the shy pademelons (small rainforest wallabies).

Stop 5: Cedar Creek | 45 minutes
We visit the Winery at Cedar Creek for lunch. Enjoy a delicious lunch (included) overlooking duck lake and perhaps enjoy some of the winery's popular wines (wines at own cost).

Stop 6: Canungra |15 minutes
From high above on Tamborine Mountain look down into the spectacular Canungra Valley. See the mountains that make up the remnants of a massive volcano on this site.

Things To Bring

  • Please wear clothing appropriate for the day of travel. Comfortable closed-toe shoes are recommended.
  • Sunscreen and hats are recommended
  • Water should be carried

Travelling with children:
Children must be 5 years of age or older and accompanied by a full-paying adult. 

Addtional Info:​

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking.  Vegetarian meal options are available but special meals such as vegan, halal, gluten free, or catering to specific allergies are not. 

Instant Booking & Mobile Friendly Tickets
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Please meet our bus at Brisbane Skytower. 222 Margaret Street at 7.35am.
Departure Time: 7:45 AM
Return Details: Returns to original departure point.