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More Attractions

Whatever tickles your fancy – it’s right here on Tamborine Mountain!

Besides all the other major and well-known attractions on Tamborine Mountain you will also find many more really great things to do, catering for all tastes and ages. Scroll through a nursery, play a round of golf or laser skirmish, check out the display of local heritage and history, go horse riding, take a photography course or how about a cane toad race?

Australian Outback Opals

AttractionsAustralian Outback Opals, Curtis Falls Corner, Tamborine Shopping

Australian Outback Opals

Factory Outlet! “Australian Outback Opals” Group specialises only in Opal and work in conjunction with Opal miners from all opal mining areas in Australia. Australia is world renowned for its gem quality Opals, generating 94% of the world’s opal production. Opals are found in very small pockets in the Australian outback.

Jasmin Organics Factory Tours

Attractions Jasmin Organics, Factory Tour, Attraction, Bucket List

Jasmin Organics Factory Tours

Take a factory tour and see firsthand Australia’s premium organic skincare lab in action and learn how premium skincare is made.
Visit the farm and factory of Jasmin Place, and see behind the scenes of where your favourite organic products are lovingly produced. Discover where skincare, science and nature all meet and enjoy a fun and interactive learning experience about different ingredients and methods we use to make Jasmin Organics products so unique.

Southern Cross Day Tours

Tamborine Mountain Distillery

AttractionsTM Distillery, Mount Tamborine Attractions

Tamborine Mountain Distillery

Australia’s most-awarded distillery and liquor brand in the new millennium! One of the most sought out destinations on Tamborine Mountain is the “Tamborine Mountain Distillery”. This is Australia’s smallest operating Pot Still Distillery, but of world renown, and attracts visitors from Europe, America, Canada, New Zealand and Asia.

Witches Chase Cheese Factory

TreeTop Challenge

AttractionsTreeTop Challenge, Thunderbird Park, Attractions Mt Tambourine

TreeTop Challenge and Canyon Flyer

Thunderbird Park’s ultimate adventure experience! The Canyon Flyer is Australia’s longest guided zip line tour suspended over pristine rainforest and the cascading clear waters of Cedar Creek. TreeTop Challenge is an adventure high ropes course with rope ladders, suspended bridges and flying foxes – it’s great fun, challenging and appeals to the daredevil in everyone!

Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk

Hot Air Balloon Scenic Rim

AttractionsHot Air Balloon Flights, Scenic Rim, Tamborine Mountain, Attractions

Hot Air Balloon Scenic Rim

“Hot Air Balloon Scenic Rim” On your way to Tamborine Mountain, come float in a hot air balloon – it’s the ideal way to spend the morning. Afterwards enjoy a delicious hot breakfast with champagne at O’Reilly’s Grand Homestead with time for wine tastings at Canungra Valley Vineyard.

Jasmin Organics

AttractionsJasmin Organics Skincare, Tamborine Mountain, Attractions

Jasmin Organics

Take a tour of the factory and learn what “organic” really means, see where “Jasmin Certified Organic Products” are made and how essential oils are distilled. Take advantage of factory specials at the beauty retail shop and try the award winning skincare range. Admire the manicured park-like gardens and fruit orchards, relax and meander, stay a while and rejuvenate

Tamborine Mountain Heritage Centre

AttractionsTamborine Mountain Historical Society

Tamborine Mountain Heritage Centre

The “Tamborine Mountain Heritage Centre” is dedicated to the preservation and display of the history of Tamborine Mountain. It houses examples of the various industries which have been carried out on the mountain from timber getting to farming. The displays are housed in the Machinery Hall, Dairy, Blacksmith Shop, General Store, Slab Cottage and Pioneer Hall. Open 11am to 3pm Sundays and Public Holidays.

Thunderegg Fossicking at Thunderbird Park

AttractionsThunderegg Crystal, Mine, Permit, Thunderbird Park

Thunderegg Fossicking @ Thunderbird Park

Unearth a 200 Million year old mystery! “Thunderegg Fossicking @ Thunderbird Park” is a unique activity for the whole family. You can discover your own hidden treasures from prehistoric volcanic lava in the world’s largest Thunderegg Mine! Admission includes a souvenir miner’s permit and the use of a pick and bucket for collecting your treasures.

TM Golf Course

AttractionsGolf Course, Club House, Tamborine Mountain, Gold Coast Hinterland

TM Golf Course

The “Tamborine Mountain Golf Course” is a beautifully groomed scenic 9 hole course with 2 tees on each hole. Lush kikuyu grass fairways and large greens with no pressures ensure the course is a peaceful sanctuary removed from your normal hectic life. The course provides an enjoyable challenge for all standards of golfers. The fully stocked pro shop offers everything for your golfing needs.

Bird Feeding at Thunderbird Park

AttractionsThunderbird park, National Park, Tamborine Attractions

Bird Feeding @ Thunderbird Park

Join us for “Bird Feeding @ Thunderbird Park”. Colourful Birds fly down from the trees at 2pm daily. Enjoy delicious wood-fired pizzas, affordable snacks, softdrinks, beers, wine and coffees in celebration of this delightful spectacle of nature.

Adventure Mini Golf at Thunderbird Park

AttractionsAttractions on Tambourine Mtn, Mini Golf at Thunderbird Park

Adventure Mini Golf @ Thunderbird Park

It’s a HOLE lot of FUN! “Adventure Mini Golf @ Thunderbird Park” – 9 professionally landscaped greens with 3 holes per green. Choose your level! Test your skills with water hazards, rock traps, bridges, bunkers and other fun obstacles. All under the shaded canopy of giant eucalyptus trees next to Cedar Creek. Golf Parties are always a hit!

German Cuckoo Clock Nest

AttractionsGallery Walk, German Cuckoo Clock Shop, Tamborine Mountain, Attractions

German Cuckoo Clock Nest

The “German Cuckoo Clock Nest” offers the largest variety of Grandfather Clocks, Cuckoo Clocks, Wall Clocks, Mantel Clocks and contemporary timepieces too. Huge range of German souvenirs including cow bells, German music, beer steins and Christmas items all year round. Expert service and repair. Open 7 days 10am to 4pm.

Horse Riding Hinterland at Thunderbird Park

AttractionsTamborine National Park, Trail Riding, Rainforest, Waterfall, Adventure

Horse Riding Hinterland @ Thunderbird Park

“Horse Riding Hinterland” at Thunderbird Park lets you experience the rain forest of the Gold Coast Hinterland, on horseback. They offer a range of options for both adults and children, from first-timers to experienced riders. Clip clop along winding trails through the cool green rain forest, trace the banks along the tumbling creek and climb upwards through majestic ancient gum trees.

Hang Gliders Tamborine Mountain

AttractionsHang Gliders, Tamborine Mountain, Lookouts, Inland views

Hang Gliders Tamborine Mountain

“Hang Gliders Tamborine Mountain” is one of the most well-known attractions on Tamborine Mountain, a cleared patch on the Western escarpment, easily accessible via Main Western Road. On days with the right weather conditions visitors can watch hang gliders and para gliders taking off! This is a beautiful spectacle to watch for young and old. Tandem Hang Gliding can be booked via the Canungra Hang Gliding Club.

Bamboo Down Under

AttractionsBamboo Downunder, A growing attraction, maze, family fun

Bamboo Down Under

“Bamboo Down Under” is an amazing nursery at the bottom of Tamborine Mountain on your way up from Oxenford. It’s so much more than a bamboo nursery – it’s a growing attraction!! Come and marvel at the tallest bamboos, stroll along the rainforest walk looking for Penny the Panda, or Freddy the Platypus in the creek. Enchanted Forest, Bamboo Tunnel, a crazy Bamboo Maze and gift shop.

Laser Skirmish at Thunderbird Park

AttractionsThunderbird Park, Laser Skirmish, Attraction

Laser Skirmish @ Thunderbird Park

“Laser Skirmish @ Thunderbird Park” is like a real life computer game. Using an invisible and harmless infrared beam (like TV remotes) we form teams with mission objectives and play in the woodlands or in the rainforest, great for a birthday party or a sports team celebration. Laser Skirmish is ideal for school aged children and their parents. It’s ready, aim… fun!

Glow Worm Tours

Attractions Glow Worm Tours, Tamborine Attraction, Cedar Creek Estate

Glow Worm Tours

At Cedar Creek Estate! A visit to Tamborine Mountain would not be complete without visiting the “Tamborine Mountain Glow Worm Caves” at Cedar Creek Estate Vineyard. Opened in 2004, tours are approximately half an hour and will take you on an enlightening journey to another world. Walk through the rainforest on our raised boardwalk and bridge over the starting place of pristine Cedar Creek to get to the caves.