Photo © David Fleays Wildlife Park, the Gold Coast's best kept secret
Most accommodation will have local brochures or visitor guides on hand, and can assist with information and bookings for the local attractions and activities you are interested in.
Brochures and visitors guides for each area (Ballina, Byron Bay, Richmond Valley, Destination Tweed, Lismore & Nimbin, Gold Coast, Tamborine Mountain, and Scenic Rim) are readily available at visitor information centres in the region.
Open from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm seven days a week. Visit a wildlife park with a difference! Nestled in secluded bushland in the heart of Queensland's Gold Coast, come and view animals in surroundings similar to their natural habitat and enjoy daily ranger-guided wildlife shows. Family ticket (2 adults and up to 4 children) - $54.90, Adults $21.50, Concession $14.25
A NSW NPWS Historic Site open daily, features a mangrove boardwalk and walking track winding through the site and free use of picnic facilities with electric barbecues.
The Cultural Centre has a fine museum, and a shop offering aboriginal art, crafts and souvenirs. The shop and museum are open Monday to Thursday, 10am-3pm. $15 per adult, $7.50 concession and children
Private tours, small groups, school groups and special interest groups of 20+, are welcome. Indigenous guides are available by arrangment, to provide guided interpretive tours through the museum and site with its relics, flora and fauna. $p.o.a.
Book* selected tours and activities below or search wotif.com for more options.
Byron Bay Adventure Tours offers half day, full day and overnight small group tours around Byron Bay and the hinterland, including national parks and local villages.
North Stradbroke Island is one of the largest subtropical sand islands in Australia, with an incredible array of marine life, flora and fauna including eucalyptus and banksia trees, kangaroos, koalas, dugons and more.
Hot Air Balloon Flight with Breakfast. Enjoy breathtaking aerial views over the Byron Bay hinterland on this hot air balloon ride. Be among the first of the day to witness the sun rising over the country's most easterly point.
Southern Cross offers a range of Rainforest experience tours to the Gold Coast Hinterland and beyond, including;
Try out one of Australia's best seafood and adventure experiences with Catch a Crab. Join this special experience for some fun activities that give you a sense of the unique outdoor lifestyle Down Under.