A Trip to Tamborine Mountain

Tamborine Mountain incorporates everything a weekend holiday terminus should and find the preeminent sub-tropical rainforests that are consecrated with the glorious waterfalls and viewpoints that offer awe stirring views from the hinterland to the sea.

Head into the township and uncover an appealing collection of antique boutiques, gift shops, charming cafes and artistic hideaways. Browse through an exceptional collectables, store up on home-made fudge or discover that piece of art you have long been looking for.

Head back to the nature and get on a walk through the great rainforest canopies or find the highlights of the glow worm caves.

Where to Stay:Campbell’s Cottage is indisputably the paramount place to stay on Mount Tamborine. This private cottage has been renovated to its former glory and relishes a peaceful setting in a beautiful wooded region.Ideal for those willing to get away from it all, the cottage is inside close proximity to the prominent Mount Tamborine Gallery Walk, which is a must visit for all nature lovers. It is also situated within a perfect position to shopping, golfing, and MT Tamborine restaurants facilities. The cottage can easily sleep up to six persons and provides an entirely equipped kitchen and heater for the chiller evenings.

What to Do:

Rainforest Skywalk

Located above 30 acres of wonderful rainforest, a striking tumbling creek and a number of pristine rock pools, the MT Tamborine skywalk is unquestionably the superlative way to experience the rainforest. Explore the great canopies in a completely new light and find a complete new world, living above the forest floor.

TM Distillery

The Tamborine Mountain Distillery is the Australia’s most globally awarded Liquor and Distillery brand in the New Millennium.

Pick up Schnapps, a bottle of liqueur, or Spirits in an attractively hand-painted bottle, or just wander around the lovely property and learn more about the distillation procedure.

Glow Worm Caves

Head underground and embark upon a journey through enormous caves that are blazing with the bright glowing of the radiant worm caves.

While the beautiful caves here were man-made, they seem unbelievably natural and make for an experience that won’t soon be elapsed.

Thunderbird Park

Considered as the place “where venture joins nature”, Thunderbird Park is a perfect spot for those of all ages.

Tackle Australia’s leading adventure rope course, fossick for the thunder eggs, go for horse riding and finish off the day by dining in the certified Rain-forest Bistro.


Scarecrow Festival on Mount Tamborine – A Complete fun event for your Family

The Tamborine Mountain celebrates the Scarecrow Festival every year with full enthusiasm and passion. There are various fun activities, music and entertainment sources in this festival. A large number of scarecrows are displayed that are made by people from every age group. Near about 200 scare crows are displayed in this festival. There are various prizes kept for the best scarecrows made.

The scarecrow festival started initially in 2008. At that time there were 60 scarecrows in the festival and it was a huge success. From that time it is loved and awaited by the residents and visitors impatiently. It is celebrated in the month of October. There is a lot to do at this festival including creation of a unique scare crow which can fetch a number of prizes. There are shops, accommodation, cafes and other facilities which increase the fun level several times. This festival makes the weekend memorable for the citizens and the visitors both. The Scarecrow festival of 2013 was a fun filled weekend for everyone. It was a gigantic success and people of every age group participated in this event with full passion. There was a great variety of entertainment like singers, musicians, dancers and drummers who performed on the streets and mt tamborine restaurants.

The scarecrow festival at Mt Tambourine is full of entertainment, busters, face painters, street performers, poetry and coloring competitions, talent quest and many more things. Besides this, a family Bush Dance is also organized on the Saturday night. This dance is a real fun for very young, very old, and everyone in between. The whole weekend is full of fun and leisure. Finally on Sunday afternoon this festival winds up with lots of entertainment and prize distribution. Every year people come up with more creative ideas and curiosity for making different type of scarecrows. Hope that number of scarecrows will increase in 2014!