Home to incredible and iconic Australian landmarks such as the Great Barrier Reef, and incredible holiday destinations such as the Whitsundays, it seems like a no-brainer to make Queensland your next adventure spot. From snorkelling tours, skydiving, scenic flights and off-road racing; there is so much to discover in Queensland.
Fun adventures around Queensland
Bungy jump, Cairns
When in Cairns, why not bungy? Deep in the tropical rainforest lies Australia’s unique 50-metre bungy jump just waiting to be ticked off your bucket list. Sure Cairns may be known for the reef and incredible waterways, but the chance to experience this iconic adventure should not be passed up.
Story Bridge Climb, Brisbane
Climb Brisbane’s iconic Story Bridge and soak in 360-degree views of the city from above. Once you’ve conquered the exciting 80-metre summit, you’ll witness views of Brisbane and into the surrounding countryside, with views stretching to the Glass House Mountains in the north and Lamington National Park to the south.
Great Barrier Reef Snorkelling Cruise, Cairns
Spend the day sailing around the Great Barrier Reef and snorkelling at two thriving reef hotspots. Witness an entire underwater world teeming with colourful corals, reef fish and a whole host of incredible marine life. Be treated to a delicious BBQ lunch on board and soak in that gorgeous Queensland sunshine.
Helicopter Scenic Flight, Brisbane
Departing from Archerfield airport, strap in for an exciting scenic helicopter flight over Brisbane. Soar over incredible views of the sprawling CBD, the Story Bridge, Suncorp Stadium and then back over South Bank. Nothing compares to the rush of flying in a helicopter and the thrilling birds-eye views.
Jet Boat Ride, Surfers Paradise
Get your adrenaline pumping with an extreme 55-minute jet boat ride on the Gold Coast. If you’re up for a thrill this jet boat with 650hp twin jet-power turbo engines is the ride for you. Once out on the water, you’ll reach speeds of up to 80km/h. Don’t forget to hold on while your experienced captain performs stunts like slides and 360-degree spins.
Off Road V8 Race Buggies, the Gold Coast
Experience the thrill of driving six exciting laps around a purpose-built track in a V8 off road buggy. Master the powerful 4 lire Lexus V8 engine as you take on tricky corners and long straights. With a professional driver coaching you at every turn, you’ll be handling these machines like an absolute pro in no time.
Explore Brisbane like you have never seen it before, by floating down the Brisbane River in your very own kayak! This kayaking tour will not only give you the chance to explore the waterways of the city, but it makes for the perfect summer adventure. Rally your crew and grab a paddle!
Skydive over Airlie Beach, the Whitsundays
Experience the utter thrill of skydiving over one of the most picturesque places in Queensland. As you take the leap from 15,000ft experience the feeling of freefalling for up to 60 seconds at insane speeds of up to 220kph. Enjoy unbeatable views of Airlie Beach, the Whitsundays and the Great Barrier Reef in the distance while you enjoy the electrifying post-skydive high.
Beach Horse Riding Tour, Cape Tribulation
Explore the beautiful Cape Tribulation on horseback on this incredible afternoon tour. You’ll weave through the oldest rainforest in the world and breathe fresh salty air along the shoreline of Myall Beach, before getting the opportunity to ride into the waves and make a splash. This is such an amazing and unique way to discover the stunning Daintree landscape.
Stand up paddle boarding, Noosa
Start your adventure through the coast’s Great Sandy National Park to Double Island Point – your piece of paradise for the day, accessible only by 4WD. Here, you’ll learn to paddle board on one of the many flat stretches of water while taking in the beautiful scenery Noosa is known for. What an ideal summer's day.
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