The remarkable green hinterland of the Gold Coast, with its endless walking trails, gorgeous picnic areas, and world heritage-listed rainforest, is ideal if you want to spend the afternoon away from the coast.
Lamington National Park gives you the perfect spot. This area draws hordes of birdwatchers, and you can go hiking along one of the lovely walking trails. More than 160 kilometres of walking paths, including the 21.4-kilometre Border track, established in the late 1930s, and the Caves circuit, which offers views of Coomera Valley, are found in this area well known for its stunning waterfalls.
Lamington National Park is part of the most extensive subtropical rainforest in the world, the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage Area. After its 1915 declaration, Lamington was under protection, keeping out farming and logging out of the park, which transformed most of the McPherson Range. Those who appreciate nature will be mesmerised by the Antarctic Beech, wildflowers, and unusual fauna that thrive there.
Gold Coast Hinterland Tours & Day Trips
Do you wish to view and learn more about Lamington National Park and the Gold Coast Hinterland whilst experiencing the Gold Coast this Winter? Consider taking a tour or day trip whilst staying with us at Regency on the Beach Palm Beach.
Several day trips are accessible to the Gold Coast hinterland, including Lamington National Park and O’Reilly’s Guided Day Tour.
Explore the natural splendour of Canungra, O’Reilly’s, and Lamington National Park. A leisurely drive through the Canungra Valley starts off your day. Explore the Lamington National Park on the World Heritage List, and discover O’Reilly’s history. On the nine suspension bridges, take the scenery from a bird’s eye perspective.
Additionally, you’ll see O’Reilly’s Canungra Valley Vineyard, situated next to a mountain stream. You can sip sparkling wine here while visiting the vineyard and feeding the famous alpacas.
You can also enjoy a guided afternoon tour of the Natural Bridge and Springbrook!
With a fully guided tour conducted by a knowledgeable local guide, you can enjoy the magnificent, World Heritage-listed Springbrook National Park. The excursion includes an educational tour commentary where you can learn about the biodiversity, unusual flora and fauna and beautiful landscapes of the Numinbah Valley.
If you intend to participate in such tours, wear cosy clothes and enclosed walking shoes. Wear a hat and sunscreen. Don’t forget to pack a light jacket and your camera.
Book a Stay at Regency on the Beach
You may unwind in casual holiday accommodation on the beach after an action-packed day of exploring.
You’ll appreciate the simple access to the magnificent Palm Beach, home to a stunning stretch of white sand and blue ocean since there are no roads between the sand and Regency on the Beach. The accommodation is a modern seven-story building that provides various holiday apartment options, from comfortable studios for a couple on a budget to fully self-contained open-plan one, two and three bedroom apartments for families and groups.
Regency Apartments Palm Beach‘s budget-friendly choices include washer and dryer amenities, free WiFi and Chromecast, and air conditioning. You can dine indoors or outside on your private balcony, where magnificent views of the verdant Gold Coast hinterland or the glistening ocean create the perfect atmosphere for romance and leisure.
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