GOLD COAST HINTERLAND
This 3-day pack free walk traverses the spectacular Lamington National Park in the Gold Coast Hinterland, a unique World Heritage Area comprising of Australia’s largest remnant of ancient subtropical Gondwana Rainforests. On this walk, you will explore misty forests of 2000-year-old Antarctic beech trees, rugged mountain scenery, lush palm-filled gullies and cascading crystal clear streams. A bird lover’s paradise, this area is home to more than 230 species including the rare Albert’s lyrebird and regent bowerbird as well as Australia’s largest collection of subtropical birds. This unique and special region is not to be missed.
3 day Pack Free Walk
1 night in luxurious Sky Lodges at Binna Burra Lodge
1 night in Mountain View Rooms at O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat
Celebratory Lunch and Wine tasting in a local winery
2 x dinners featuring local produce
2 x breakfasts
2 x packed lunches to enjoy whilst walking
Fresh fruit and trail mix to enjoy during your walk
Professionally guided – Our CEO’s – Chief Experience Officers are locals who are passionate, well trained and enthusiastic with the ability to bring to life a depth of information
Return transfers from the Gold Coast
National Parks Fees
Regional boutique wine and non-alcoholic drinks served with dinner.
Please note: we advise drinking in moderation as walking can be strenuous. Wine is served to enjoy with your dinner only if you would like to enjoy alcohol after dinner you will need to purchase your own.
Sky Lodges Binna Burra Lodge
Mountain View Room, O’Reillys Rainforest Retreat
NOT INCLUDED IN THIS TRIP
Pre / post tour accommodation
Public transport to start of walk
Any optional activities during free time
Tips or gratuities and items of a personal nature
This is a fully supported walk, you only need to carry a light day pack.
Note: Depending on numbers this could be a mixed tour (male and female).
MAY 2021 - AUG 2021
Frequently asked questions
How fit do I need to be to do this walk?
Is there a portered walk option?
All our guests will have their overnight bags transported, leaving you free to relax and enjoy the walk instead of struggling with a large backpack.
So what will I need to carry?
All our guests will just need to carry a small day pack with water, camera and any small personal items you want access to during the day. You won’t even need to carry your lunch as your guide will carry the groups lunch.
Do you cater for different dietary requirements?
Yes we can provide for any special dietary requirements. When booking please specify your special dietary requirements with as much details as possible. If you require specific meals such as gluten free, vegetarians that don’t eat fish or vegan, other than our standard menu you can either bring your own supplements or a $50 surcharge will apply.
If I am travelling on my own do I need to pay a single supplement?
If you are happy to twin share a room with another solo traveller, there is no extra charge. (If we can’t find another solo traveller to share with, you will have your own room at no extra cost). However if you want to request a room specifically for yourself you will be required to pay an additional fee, enquire for details.
What time does this adventure start and finish?
Can you recommend pre and post tour accommodation?
We would suggest Meriton Suites Broadbeach on the Gold Coast
I’m driving, where should I park my car?
If you are driving to meet the group, please let us know and we will discuss the best options for meeting and parking your car
How many people are in each walking group?
We run this tour with a maximum of 10 walkers.