On your feet or on your bike – you'll see much more this way, and get some fresh air and exercise as well. For visitors and locals, it's a great way to get to know South East Queensland. See also Brisbane city walks.
SEQ Walking and Hiking Tours
Courses, Experiences, Tours – More things to do
Segway Gold Coast Safari 90 minutes Surfers Paradise On this 90 minute Segway All-Terrain Adventure tour experience, you will discover a hidden ‘Oasis' right in the heart of the Gold Coast Surfers Paradise. (from Adrenaline)
Segway Joy Ride, 2 Hour Night Tour – Brisbane Segways are so much fun, this Segway night adventure is a 135 minute (2 hour 15 minute) Joy Ride experience, riding the i2 Segway the sports car of all Segways. (from Adrenaline)
Segway Joy Ride, 75 Minutes – Brisbane Segways are so much fun, this Segway adventure is a 75 minute (1 hour 15 minute) Joy Ride experience, riding the i2 Segway the sports car of all Segways. (from Adrenaline)
Segway Joy Ride, 45 Minutes – Brisbane Segways are so much fun, this Segway adventure is a 45 minute Joy Ride experience, riding the i2 Segway the sports car of all Segways. (from Adrenaline)
Segway Safari Adventure, 60 minutes Gold Coast So if you're looking for Gold Coast activities that are unique, fun and truly memorable then a Segway Tour around the Gold Coast must be on your ‘to do' list! (from Adrenaline)
Segway All-Terrain Tour, 60 minutes Royal Pines Gold Coast This tour just has to be one of those ‘things to do on the Gold Coast'. So why not try a little fun and adventure today! Bookings essential! (from Adrenaline)
Segway Main Beach Tour, 60 minutes Gold Coast On this 60 minute Segway All-Terrain Adventure tour experience, you will discover a hidden ‘Oasis' right in the heart of the Gold Coast Surfers Paradise. (from Adrenaline)
Tours to Book Online
Rainforest & Waterfalls Extravaganza, Surfers Paradise
Duration: 7 to 8 hours
Experience the natural beauty throughout the 6+ stops throughout multiple sections of the Springbrook National Park each with varied walking distances, but only a low level of fitness is required. Keep your eyes out as we walk for an opportunity to witness some creatures unique to Gondwana Rainforests. Witness an array of breathtaking waterfalls, surrounded by ancient flora in a small private group (7 people max) as we walk through the World Heritage listed Gondwana Rainforests and a experience a diversity of natural vegetation. Lunch is provided at the top of one of the many beautiful waterfalls that we will visit. To help protect the environment we avoid using disposable water bottles, so please bring your own water bottle which can be refilled with cold water throughout day. Pick-up included from most Gold Coast locations. Please contact Gold Coast Rainforest Tours to request for any date that isn't listed, group bookings or any other enquires.
Natural Arch, Rainforest & Volcano Canyon – Half Day Tour, Surfers Paradise
Duration: 5 to 8 hours
In our small group tour we will see all the highlights of the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia, on our journey through the World Heritage listed Springbrook National Park. We'll visit at least 5 of the locals favourite spots including the majestic Natural Bridge. This experience is great for anyone that wants to witness the beauty of the nature without going to deep into the wilderness! Some of the stops don't require much walking at all, with the longest only about 1km return. Only a low level of fitness is required and some locations we visit are wheelchair accessible! If you are concerned with the distance, please contact us for more information. Door-to-Door Pick-up included from most Gold Coast locations.
5-Day Cooloola Great Walk from Noosa Heads to Rainbow Beach, Queensland
Duration: 6 days
Dust off your hiking boots and get ready to do The Cooloola Great Walk, a new bushwalking experience for 2018 that showcases the very best of the Cooloola Coast's outstanding natural attractions. This 55-mile (88 kilometre), 5-day, 4-night, fully-guided, self-sufficient hike, links the Noosa Northshore to Rainbow Beach via the 500,000 year old Cooloola Sandmass which forms unique dune, perched lake and vegetation systems. Just 2 hours north of Brisbane is a remote region of 200 meter high giant sandhills, hidden sub-tropical and tall eucalypt forests, where you¬íll be surrounded by nature's chorus. See unspoiled ¬ëRiver of Mirrors¬í in the Noosa Everglades and stark volcanic crags formed over 25 million years. To the east is Teewah Beach and Pacific Ocean where migrating Humpback whales can be seen during their annual migration from June to November. Watch the sunset over western volcanic peaks, witness the Milky Way and Southern Cross in the night sky and wake to the birdsong.
Self-guided Coast Walks – Noosa To Sydney 6 Days ( Dep 25 Sep 2019, 24 Sep 2020), Noosa Heads
Duration: 6 days
The tour is run once a year, spring departures 25 Sept 2019, 24 Sept 2020 Enjoy walking over 100 kms of NSW's most iconic coastlines: Brunswick Heads to Cape Byron and Byron Bay (20 km over 5 hours) Solitary Islands Coast Walk (Red Rock to Sawtell 60 km over 3 days) SW Rocks to Trial Bay Gaol and return (10 km) Port Macquarie Coastal Walk (9 km) Newcastle's Bathers Way (6 km) Format We provide the mini-coach and driver to transfer participants between walks and carry your luggage while you walk. We will set rendezvous points for walkers to meet with our bus and driver along the walks. Up to 20 participants. The walking is self-guided along sections of coast that are clear to follow, no accompanying walking guide. Most of the walking will be ‘documented' coast walks and we will provide information printed for these. If on any day weather conditions are adverse for walking we will substitute other touring and activities. Accommodation is included. Meals are not included.
Gold Coast Broadwater Adventure Boat Tour with Island Stopover, Hollywell
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
South Stradbroke Island on the Gold Coast is a must see adventure. The untouched conservation park is only a 15min boat ride away from the Broadwater. On this Eco Tour, you will board our adventure boat and explore the Gold Coast Broadwater and Morton Bay Marine Park. We regularly encounter dolphins, rays and rare shore birds on our way to the island. Walk across Straddie and potentially spot kolas, wallabies and kangaroos whilst walking across to the eastern beach. The tour finishes at Tipplers Cafe for a coffee before we head back to the main land. H I G H L I G H T S 2.5h return tour ex Runaway Bay Marina Scenic Broadwater tour in Morton bay Marine Park South Stradbroke Island visit and nature walk Great for photographers Hotel transfers available Small groups
Maleny Markets & Kondalilla Falls, Indooroopilly
Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes
Explore this beautiful walking track that leads from Kondalilla Falls down the escarpment into a lush rainforested valley then climbs up the ridge again to return. From the Kondalilla Falls car park, walk 100-metres downhill (with steps) to a large grassed picnic area with barbecues, picnic tables and toilets. Laze over a picnic then set out for a scenic walk. Follow the Picnic Creek circuit, walking through rainforest and open forest to a cool rock pool at the top of the falls.
Southport Cemetery Ghost Walking Tour in the Gold Coast, Gold Coast
Duration: 2 hours
Join us on a 2 hour investigation into the ghosts of Southport Cemetery. Discover the mysterious Mr Brown found by the cemetery gates, the Coast's most famous ghost and Victorian rituals. With the help of divining rods, KII meters and divination tools we will attempt to make contact with the ghosts of our pioneers. Southport General Cemetery ghost tour runs the last Saturday of each month.
Springbrook National Park Discovery Full-Day Bushwalking Tour, Brisbane City
Duration: 10 hours
Explore Springbrook National Park with an expert guide on a full-day tour from Brisbane. The park is part of the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage Area, and boasts waterfalls, subtropical and temperate rainforest and stunning lookout points. Enjoy a rainforest walk and picnic lunch within view of Purlingbrook Falls, plus time to take a dip in the natural freshwater pools. Hotel pickup and drop-off is included on this small-group tour that operates with a maximum of 15 people, ensuring a more personalized experience with your guide.
Stradbroke Island Day Trip from Brisbane, Brisbane City
Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes
Discover the beaches and wildlife of Queensland on a guided day trip to North Stradbroke Island. Enjoy a luxury catamaran cruise across Moreton Bay (about 50 minutes) through the Islands with a chance to spot dolphins from the viewing deck. Famous for its natural attractions, including a resident population of kangaroos and koalas, the island also offers walking tracks, marine wildlife viewing, and a relaxed atmosphere in small townships. Swim in the Pacific Ocean, take a short guided hike, and have free time to explore. This tour operates with a maximum of 21 people, ensuring you¬íll enjoy a small-group experience with your expert guide. Lunch is included. Highlights include: * Comfortable ferry ride across Moreton Bay * Stops at Amity Point, Point Lookout, Cylinder Beach, North Gorge, and Myora Springs * Enjoy lunch with fantastic views of the Pacific Ocean * Best opportunity to view koala, kangaroo, dolphins, turtles and a variety of bird life. * Free time at Cylinder Beach. Swim?
Springbrook and Tamborine Rainforest Glow Worm Tour, Brisbane City
Duration: 1 day
Springbrook National Park – Rainforest Bushwalks and guided hikes Natural Arch – true miracle of nature Mt Tamborine, Glow worm cave tour Discover & explore Cedar Creek rock pools Rainforest walk to beautiful Curtis Falls Get up close with Australian wildlife. Friendly rosellas, King Parrots, bowerbirds and kangaroo Stop for a picnic lunch at a beautiful location – relax mountain style – swim or look for wildlife. A maximum of 20 people, ensuring a more personalized experience with your guide.
Wave Break Island Kayaking, Bushwalking and Snorkeling Tour with fruits, Biggera Waters
Duration: 2 hours
Spot dolphins, stingrays and turtles on this 2-hour kayak and bush-walking tour from the Gold Coast. Enjoy picturesque ocean views as you paddle towards Wave Break Island where you¬íll snorkel the reef and discover the incredible marine life of the Gold Coast. Feel rejuvenated as as you sit back and relax with a delicious fresh fruit and admire the amazing Gold Coast views.
Brisbane Valley Rail Trail + Scenic Rim Hike Be one of the first to cycle the newly opened Brisbane Valley rail trail, now Australia’s longest official rail trail. Whilst in the region, you will take the opportunity to hike the Scenic Rim trek graded as one of the Great Walks of Australia. Fully guided throughout, 5 nights luxury accommodation, gourmet meals and incredible memories. Whilst not as famous or flashy as it’s Gold Coast or Sunshine Coast cousins, inner south-east Queensland is an adventure paradise. World class walking, the new Brisbane Valley Rail Trail and yes winemaking, are all here. And all within short reach of Brisbane. (from Roar Adventures)