Hike around the rim of an ancient extinct volcano, immerse yourself in the stunning views from a range of panoramic lookouts and share the forest with the native wildlife.
Explore the attractiveness, mystery and history of the area, as you trek along the 54km Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk that links the Gondwana Rainforests of Lamington and Springbrook plateaus, travelling via the picturesque Numinbah Valley.
The Great Walk can be undertaken in either direction; however the most popular route is beginning from O’Reilly’s in the Green Mountains section of Lamington National Park, along the Border Track towards Binna Burra.
Over the course of roughly 3 days, you will feel extremely awarded as you have visited an area that is recognised as one of earth’s most outstanding and valuable places.
Lamington and Springbrook National Parks are part of the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage Area, so make sure you relax and feel the spirit of the beautiful landscape while discovering the ancient rainforests, gushing streams and wonderful, pounding waterfalls.
The starting point located in the Green Mountains is located roughly 40kms and about a one hour drive from the heart of the Gold Coast. Even if you just want to take a day trip, our Gold Coast Car Rentals service makes the perfect companion.
Where else in Queensland can you walk along the rim of an ancient volcano, while you roam through ancient rainforests, take in splendid panoramic views from numerous lookouts and discover a wonderful range of unique wildlife and splashing waterfalls.