Best of the Gold Coast Hinterland

The Gold Coast Hinterland has an array of activities and attractions to explore.



O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat and mountain villas has a rich history for over 90 years. The guest house offers a range of facilities and services including the Lost Spa, lap pools, children's wading pool,interpretive rainforest walks, adventure activities, nestled in lamington national park. 


Witches falls cottages hosts romantic, private and self contained cottages tucked away on the beautiful Tamborine mountain.Offering total privacy the cottages boast bathrooms with glass walls and a spacious double spa and 'outdoor' shower, this property really suits couples wanting to get away and relax.



Springbrook National Park is a 27 square kilometer national park with volcanic landscapes, pristine waterfalls and lookouts in the regions most iconic rainforest. Host of Natural Bridge rock arch and native wildlife. Half day and full day tours are available with Southern Cross. 


Hot Air Ballooning with champagne breakfast at Canungra Valley Vineyard - Start your morning taking to the skies floating above with 360 degree views of the majestic Hinterland. Toast your morning with with a glass of bubbles while enjoying a full breakfast at the Canungra Valley grand homestead on the veranda with views of the working vineyard.


Visit the Glow worms  - for a nocturnal adventure, view the incredible light display of the glow worms in their natural habitat. See the rainforest once the sun goes down come to life with all the nocturnal wildlife.