TANGALOOMA DESERT SAFARI DAY CRUISE WITH BUS TRANSFERS

The exhilarating sport of Moreton Island sand tobogganing, reaching speeds of up to 40km per hour!

TANGALOOMA DESERT SAFARI DAY CRUISE WITH BUS TRANSFERS

Take a journey to the Tangalooma Desert as part of this thrilling and bumping 4WD bus tour where getting there is half the fun! As Tangalooma Island Resort buses have exclusive drive-on access to the desert, guests will receive a unique look into the heart of Moreton Island and then participate in the exhilarating sport of Moreton Island sand tobogganing, reaching speeds of up to 40km per hour!

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BRISBANE DEPARTURE

GOLD COAST DEPARTURE

TOUR SCHEDULE

06:15

08:45

DEPART GOLD COAST HOTEL

DEPART BRISBANE HOTEL/TRANSIT CENTRE

10:00 ISLAND LAUNCH DEPARTS
11:15

TANGALOOMA ISLAND RESORT

With 50 tours and activities to choose from you can spend the day as an island adventurer and explore the landscape, flora and fauna as well as the Moreton Bay Marine Park’s dolphins, turtles, dugongs and tropical fish.

  LUNCH (CHOOSE FROM ANY OF THE RESORT’S OPEN FOOD OUTLETS)
 

DESERT SAFARI TOUR

Marvel at the island’s inland desert where you can try the exhilarating sport of Moreton Island sand tobogganing, reaching speeds of up to 40km per hour! This activity is weather dependant and is not as easy as it looks.

15:30 DEPART TANGALOOMA ISLAND RESORT

18:00

19:00

RETURN TO BRISBANE HOTEL

RETURN TO HOTEL GOLD COAST

   
  UPGRADE / WILD DOLPHIN VIEWING or FEEDING
18:00*

WILD DOLPHIN VIEWING (Upgrade Dolphin Viewing) OR FEEDING (Upgrade Dolphin Feeding)

*18:00-19:15 Times vary in season due to dolphin feeding at sunset

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After a safety briefing island guests are invited to wade into the ocean beside the resort jetty to handfeed the wild dolphins at sunset. This is a magical and unforgettable experience before returning to the mainland. *Launch departs Tangalooma Resort after the last dolphin feeding activity.

20:30*

21:30*

RETURN BRISBANE HOTEL (Upgrade Viewing and Feeding) *20:30-21:45 Times vary in season

RETURN GOLD COAST HOTEL (Upgrade Viewing and Feeding) *21:30-22:45 Times vary in season

TOUR DETAILS

TOUR CODE

Tangalooma Desert Safari Day Cruise with Bus Transfers (Gold Coast:GT41/Brisbane:BT41)

Upgrade Dolphin Viewing (Gold Coast:GT41V/Brisbane:BT41V)

Upgrade Dolphin Feeding (Gold Coast:GT41F/Brisbane:BT41F)

TIME

Tangalooma Desert Safari Day Cruise with Bus Transfers (Gold Coast: 6.15am - 7.00pm / Brisbane: 8.45am - 6.00pm)

Upgrade Dolphin Viewing (Gold Coast Departure: 6:15am Return: 9:30pm -10:45pm / Brisbane Departure: 8:45am Return: 8:30pm -9:45pm)

Upgrade Dolphin Feeding (Gold Coast Departure: 6:15am Return: 9:30pm -10:45pm / Brisbane Departure: 8:45am Return: 8:30pm -9:45pm)

OPERATES Daily / Upgrade Dolphin Viewing & Feeding : Friday, Saturday, Sunday
TOUR INCLUDES
  • Return coach transfers (selected hotel)
  • Return boat cruise across Moreton Bay marine park
  • Day pass access to the Resort, Use of Resort facilities including 2 swimming pools, restaurants and bars
  • 1 standard beverage on the boat transfer
  • Desert Safari tour
  • Use of resort facilities
  • Eco Ranger Shows (Pelican Feeding, Kookaburra Feeding,Discover the World of Dolphins Video)
  • Your choice of island based Eco Ranger experiences
  • Lunch voucher $20 per adult/$15 per child (valid at any open resort food outlet)
  • Day Lounge access with tea & coffee making facilities (Upgrade Dolphin Feeding only)
  • Access to the the wild dolphin viewing jetty (Upgrade Dolphin Viewing Day only)
  • Admission to the nightly dolphin feeding program (Upgrade Dolphin Feeding only)
NOTE
  • Low level of fitness needed
  • Desert Safari Tour, In the unlikely event that a tour is cancelled due to severe weather conditions, another tour will be offered (subject to availability)
  • Optional extras can be pre-booked through us and we would advise this during busy seasons
  • Day Cruise guests catch the 4pm Return Ferry from Tangalooma, arriving into Brisbane at approximately 5.45pm
  • In the unlikely event that a tour is cancelled due to severe weather conditions, another tour will be offered (subject to availability). All tours have limited numbers and are subject to availability.
  • Optional extras can be pre-booked through us and we would advise this during busy seasons
  • Day Cruise guests catch the 4pm Return Ferry from Tangalooma, arriving into Brisbane at approximately 5.45pm
  • Return times vary in season due to dolphin feeding at sunset
  • Dolphin feeding is dependant on tides, weather conditions and dolphin/whale appearance (these are wild animals however the resort experiences a 98% attendance rate)
  • Dolphin Feeding: All Children must be supervised by an Adult for this tour. Adults must participate in Dolphin Feeding with any children.

GENERAL INFORMATION

  • Hotel Pick up - Please wait outside hotel or designated pick-up point at least 5 minutes prior to pick-up time
  • Pick-up times may vary by 10 minutes depending on traffic
  • Changing road conditions may result in alternate pick up points
  • Fares - Shown in Australian dollars effective 1/4/2020 inclusive of GST. This brochure supercedes all prices previously advertised.
  • Child Fares - These apply to children 3 to 14 years inclusive (Brisbane’s Best, Brisbane City sights morning tour, Brisbane afternoon at Lone Pine & Mt Coot-tha lookout and Theme Parks are 3 to 13 years). Infants aged under 3 are free, unless otherwise stated (Fraser Island trip full child fare).
  • Cancellation Fees - Any JPT day tour cancelled within 24 hours of departure will incur a 100% fee with the exception of Tangalooma Island Tours where the deadline for cancellations is 48 hours or forfeit 100%. 50% cancellation fee applies for overnight tours cancelled within 3 days of departure.
  • Students and Backpackers - $5 off Full Day Tours except Theme Parks and Tangalooma Island Tours.
  • Credit Card Surcharges - 2%-4% card fee applicable.
  • We reserve the right to substitute coaches and operators where necessary.
  • Itineraries - Subject to change without notice. Limited tours operate Easter long weekend, Anzac Day and Christmas Day. JPT Tour Group reserves the right to cancel tours, amend fares, itineraries and days of operation at short notice.
  • Additional departure days available on most tours, subject to numbers.
  • Money Back Guarantee - for claims related directly to JPT and subject to your travel agent's policy.
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