Hinterland Rainforest Retreat
$435adult twin ?
As this Short Break departs at 8.45am, accommodation will need to be pre-booked for the previous night.
Day 1: Brisbane – Lamington National Park
This morning travel to one of Queensland’s secret treasures, Mount Tamborine. Located in the picturesque hinterland behind the Gold Coast, Mount Tambourine is a tropical rainforest populated with distinctive exotic birdlife and colourful flora and fauna. Take time to explore the quaint mountain village with its cottage style B&B’s, cheese factories, wine makers and art and craft shops. Next you’ll visit an Alpaca farm (alternative itinerary on Tuesdays) with time to discover the intriguing animals and product made from its fine fleece. Continuing to World Heritage Listed Lamington National Park and exclusive O’Reilly’s Mountain Retreat.
Hotel: O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat (Standard), Mountain View Room, Lamington National Park.
Day 2: Lamington National Park – Farewell from Brisbane
After a leisurely start to the day where you have the opportunity to enjoy free time to relax or partake in one of the many activities on offer, take a walk high above the rainforest canopy on the O’Reilly’s Tree Top Walk. It allows you to walk through the canopy of flowering and fruiting trees covered by vines and the epiphytic orchids and birds that inhabit the tree tops. Later take the opportunity to get up close and personal to some of Lamington’s iconic King Parrots or Crimson Rosellas and partake in an optional bird feeding experience.
Return to Brisbane early evening, where your short break concludes. You’ll be transferred to Brisbane Airport for your onward flight (flights to depart after 8.30pm)
Included Meals: Breakfast
2 Day Short Break
Daily 8.45am (Apr-Mar) from Brisbane
Day 2 approximately 6.00pm, Brisbane
Flights to depart after 8.30pm from Brisbane Airport
Our special discounted rates make booking accommodation with us during your holiday both easy and affordable at selected AAT Kings hotels and resorts.
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- Breakfast (1)
- Dinner (1)
- Experienced Driver Guides
- Detailed and informative commentary
- Travel in an air-conditioned coach
What to bring
- Comfortable walking shoes
- Sunglasses, sunscreen and hat
- Water bottle
- Jacket in the cooler months
Low level of fitness required.
Accommodation Standards & Prices
Choose from a range of accommodation standards below. AAT Kings has hand-picked a range of hotels in key destinations to suit all kinds of budgets and we’ve pre-negotiated amazing prices for you.
Tour with Standard Accomodation (BB33)
Where you'll be staying
- O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat
Your choice of accommodation standards
Choose from a range of accommodation standards. AAT Kings has hand-picked a range of hotels in key destinations to suit all kinds of budgets and we’ve pre-negotiated amazing prices for you.
O'Reilly's Rainforest RetreatLamington National Park Road, Canungra, QLD 4275
O’Reilly’s is located in sub tropical rainforest only a short drive from central Gold Coast, Surrounded in subtropical rainforest in South East Queensland. Relax in the library and admire the O’Reilly family history, enjoy a happy hour cocktail suggested by our friendly bar attendant or talk to our knowledgeable guides for the best ‘local’ knowledge on the walking trails and wildlife. With a welcoming smile, O’Reilly’s staff and family want to ensure your stay surrounded by heritage listed national park is most enjoyable.
- Wi-Fi (additional cost)
- Guest Laundry
- Ceiling fan
- Clock Radio
- Towels and Bedlinen
- Tea & Coffee Facilities
- Balcony or Terrace
Lamington is a National Park in Queensland, lying on the Lamington Plateau of the McPherson Range on the Queensland/New South Wales border.
Lamington National Park contains more than 500 waterfalls.
Most of Lamington National Park is situated 900 m above sea level only 30 km from the Pacific's ocean shores.
The park is a haven for bird lovers, who come to see and photograph the rosellas, bowerbirds, rare lyrebirds and other species that live there.