This 3 day pack free walk traverses the spectacular Gold Coast Hinterland in Lamington National Park, a unique World Heritage Area comprising of Australia’s largest remnant of ancient subtropical Gondwana Rainforests. On this walk you will explore misty forests of 2000 year old Antarctic beech trees, rugged mountain scenery, lush palm filled gullies and cascading crystal clear streams. A birdlovers paradise, this area is home to more than 230 species including the rare Albert’s lyrebird and regent bowerbird as well as Australia’s largest collection of sub tropical birds. This unique and special region is not to be missed.
This 3 day guided pack free walk is set high in the mountain ranges of spectacular Lamington National Park in the Gold Coast Hinterland. This unique tour gives our guests the opportunity to walk both Binna Burra and Green Mountains and traverse the ridges, rainforest and gullies between the two on the famous Border Track.
A Pack Free Walk
Our speciality is providing pack free walks, our guests can walk with as little as their water and camera. This allows our guests to enjoy the scenery without the burden of carrying a heavy pack each day.
Enjoy the ambience of staying in two mountain top lodges on this walk. As we traverse Lamington National Park, night one will be spent in the luxurious Sky Lodges at Binna Burra Lodge, whilst on night 2 you will enjoy the the warmth and charm of O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat.
During your stay at O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat you’ll enjoy your meals in the main dining room featuring large wooden bay windows surrounded by an outdoor sanctuary. During breakfast you will enjoy a flourish of colour as regent and satin bowerbirds frolick whilst you dine and at night you may be luckyenough to spot a brushtail possum. We also stay at the charming mountain retreat of Binna Burra Lodge. Enjoy hearty dinners served with wine in the Clifftop Dining Room with great views of the Coomera Valley below.
Two Levels of walking available
As we have two guides on this walk we are able to offer both easier and more challenging walking options for our guests catering for a range of abilities and fitness levels. (Note: Two guides will accompany our 3 day tours for groups of 8 or more people).
We are very proud of our guides, we call them our CEOs – Chief Experience Officers and it’s their job to ensure your tour exceeds your expectations. Each has an amazing balance of a caring attitude and amazing story-telling ability will make your tour a relaxing, fun and informative experience.
When you travel on one of our walking tours, you won’t be asked to put your hand in your pocket for extras along the way. All meals and wine during our dinner are included in your walking tour with nothing more to pay. You won’t even be charged extra for credit card fees!