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Australian Day Tours

Australian Day Tours offers a wide range of day touring options from either Brisbane or the Gold Coast for independent travellers.

Travel in luxury air conditioned coaches and be entertained by experienced and informative driver guides.

See the best of southern Queensland with Australian Day Tours by one of the following tours. Brisbane City Sights – full and half day tours available; Sunshine Coast and Noosa – overnight options available; Crocodile Hunter – Australia Zoo Tour; Sunshine Coast Hinterland including Montville; O’Reilly’s and Mount Tamborine – overnight options available; Byron Bay and Tweed River; Springbrook and the Natural Arch; Whale Watching – in season July to October; Fraser Island in a day – two night option available; Gold Coast Tour.

Most tours operate daily. Complimentary hotel pick up from most Gold Coast and inner city Brisbane accommodation.

Touring Options

O’Reilly’s and Mount Tamborine Tour

O’Reilly’s is situated in the centre of the cool, quiet rainforest of Lamington National Park, with its spectacular panoramic views. Stroll along Gallery Walk, Mount Tamborine’s unique local art and crafts shops. Feel the history of the area as the tour takes you over old logging tracks and learn of the rescue story of the Stinson Plane crash. Hear the calls of the native birds and feed them with the specially prepared wild bird seed. Lunch (at own expense) is available overlooking the green valley. Walk through the treetops 16 metres above the rainforest floor and visit Canungra Valley Vineyards.

Croc Express

The Sunshine Coast, home of the Crocodile Hunter and Australia Zoo, has been a popular holiday playground for Australian’s and visitors alike.

The tour goes directly from and to Australia Zoo, made famous by the antics of Steve and Terri Irwin (The Crocodile Hunter) and their global documentaries.

You will have time to experience the best of Australia Zoo. The ‘wildlife’ theme park is too good to rush. Spend almost five hours seeing the many shows and demonstrations including crocodile feeding and snake handling.

Sunshine Experience

The Sunshine Coast has a large number of attractions on offer besides its beaches. Exciting attractions such as Australia Zoo, home of television’s Crocodile Hunter, or Underwater World with its 80 metres of Underwater tunnel and a whole world of exotic undersea life provide contrast and variety. This tour also visits the Big Pineapple with its large number of attractions. (Rides and attractions at own expense).

Brisbane’s Best

This fast growing city attracts many with its relaxed lifestyle and beautiful scenery. In the morning this tour takes in the main sights of this vibrant centre, visits historic locations and historic homes, and the popular Southbank. In the afternoon see the magnificent views from Mount Coot-tha Lookout and visit Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary. (Entry to Lone Pine is included.)



  • Food and Wine

Popular Activities

  • City Sightseeing
  • Sightseeing
  • Theme Park
  • Wine Tasting
  • Adventure
  • Beach
  • National Park
  • Rainforest
  • Wilderness
  • Wildlife
  • World Heritage

Accommodation In Brisbane City

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