Table of contents
- 10 Best Things To Do In Mount Tamborine
- Go See Curtis Falls
- Visit Mason Wines
- Go See The German Cuckoo Clock Shop
- Go Climbing At Thunderbird Park
- Taste Some Cheese At The Tamborine Cheese Company
- Stay At Pethers Rainforest Retreat
- Walk The Witches Falls Track And See The Falls
- See The View And Have A Drink At Eagle Heights Mountain Resort
- Go Watch The Paragliding Off The Mountain
- Taste Some Beers At Fortitude Brewery
- The Gold Coast
10 Best Things To Do In Mount Tamborine
We take a look the 10 best things to do on the beautiful Mount Tamborine. Only 45 minutes drive from the center of the Gold Coast and a complete contrast to the lively nature of the coast.
Boutique shops, wineries, restaurants, waterfalls and unbelievable views are just some of the things Mount Tamborine are known for.
So here we go here is our op 10 list of the best things to do in Mount Tamborine.
Go See Curtis Falls
One of Queenslands finest waterfalls. With its stunning short but stunning walk to the falls through lush rainforest and the sounds of the whip birds in the background.
Once at the falls there is a viewing deck is in place for protection of the falls and for viewing purposes.
Visit Mason Wines
A great little boutique winery tucked away out by in a quiet area out the back of North Tamborine lies Mason Wines.
With tasting rooms and restaurant for your pleasure. We can highly recommend the food its certainly one of the top restaurants on the mountain.
Buy wines to take with you or arrange delivery. A great variety would love the very light picnic red very easy to drink.
Go See The German Cuckoo Clock Shop
One of the most unique shops on Mount Tamborine is the cuckoo shop. With a vast range of clocks available from the small ornamental ones to the giant Grandfather Clocks, which are fantastic.
Delivery can be arranged all over the world, you certainly wouldn’t want to be carry one of the grandfather clocks away with you.
Great owners who are particularly helpful and also willing to help with information.
Go Climbing At Thunderbird Park
An adventure park on the heart of the mountain, and it’s main attraction is the tree top challenge. High in the trees an assortment of obstacles, zip lines and challenges. Great for kids, families and adults alike, to do the full challenge it can take a couple of hours so be prepared.
The park has on site camping and dining and a host of evening entertainmet.
Taste Some Cheese At The Tamborine Cheese Company
Straight away I must say try the triple cream brie its delicious. You can try all the cheeses before you buy. All produce made on site.
Speciality platters can also be made up to take away or to enjoy with a drink in the adjacent brewery Fortitude Brewery.
Stay At Pethers Rainforest Retreat
Set amongst the dense rainforest off the beaten track, Pethers brings style, fun and relaxation all in one.
As a kid I always had a dream of staying in a tree house. And at Pethers this comes true.
10 unique large tree houses complete with log fires, floor to ceiling windows and spa baths surrounded by glass looking out onto the rainforest floor.
On site farm to plate restaurant, and morning delivery of breakfast baskets with fresh and local produce.
Walk The Witches Falls Track And See The Falls
The witches falls has a 3km round trip walking track to the falls, a suitable amount of fitness would be good as it ha a bit of a climb.
Arrival at the falls has viewing deck and the most unbelievable view as far as the eye can see over mountains and rainforest.
See The View And Have A Drink At Eagle Heights Mountain Resort
Just before you make the top of Mount Tamborine, you come across Eagle Heights Mountain Resort. Enjoy a drink and a bit to eat and take a look at the stunning view back over the Gold Coast below.
Go Watch The Paragliding Off The Mountain
At the weekends out the back of North Tamborine you can watch the local paragliders set off on there flights.
One by one they set off west into the distance, to sit and watch them jumping off the side of the hillnis fascinating and a great way to spend a morning.
Taste Some Beers At Fortitude Brewery
Fortitude brewey is situated at the end of gallery walk in the Eagle Heights part of Mount Tamborine.
With beer tasting boards and a fine selection to choose from, a pizzeria with beautiful homemade pizzas and wander inside and watch through the glass windows and see the factory at work churning out the beers.
The Gold Coast
As we said it’s just a short 45 minute drive to the center of the Gold Coast, with it’s host of cafes, restaurants and large amount of things to do and see. It’s certainly well worth adding these two together on a visit and having the best of both worlds.