Reeforest Adventure Tours has operated in Mackay since 1986 and Col and Jenny Adamson have owned and operated the tour business from 1994. A variety of tours operate from Mackay and Airlie Beach to Eungella National Park, Mackay City, Cape Hillsborough National Park, Pioneer Valley, Nebo and the Mining Trail to the hinterland and the highly acclaimed Farleigh Sugar Mill Tour along with the Paddock to Port tour and their new tour Kangaroos on the beach. All their tours include meals except their two hour City tour. All their tours are informative and entertaining Reeforest Adventure Tours also operate a variety of package holidays around Australia, such as Cape York, Western Australia, Rockhampton, Townsville and Cairns just to name a few. The coaches they use to travel are safe, air-conditioned and vary from 14 to 46 seaters.
This tour operates Wednesdays and Sundays and other days on request.
Journey to Eungella National Park's Broken River to see platypus in their natural habitat as they feed. Then over to the 'Finch Hatton Hilton' to have a cooked lunch in Reeforest's private bush camp. Then visit the beautiful Auralun Falls and a walk around the rainforest with a interpreted guided talk about the area and a swim. Back to Mackay around 6.30/7pm.
With an early morning start. Travel to Cape Hillsborough to see the Kangaroos on the beach at sunrise. After having a tea/coffee with the Kangaroos the tour will take you for a drive to Haliday Bay and Ball Bay if time permits to have a look and you may see some more Kangaroos and curlews. You will then be ready for breakfast which will be served at the Old Station Tea House at Cape Hillsborough after breakfast you will return to Mackay.
This is an unforgettable experience with Australian native wildlife. This is the home of the Bare Foot Bushman and his family who operate 175 acres of coastal lagoons and grazing land. You will have hands on experience with native wildlife, such as feeding the cassowary, to learning about Australian snakes, holding pythons, lizards, cuddle a Koala and hand feeding Kangaroos. From here you will then visit the big crocodiles where they will hand feed them. Return back to camp central for lunch and you may hold other little critters that they have at the farm.
Today we take you on a journey showing you a sugar cane farm at harvest time. Departing Mackay you will travel to the North of the city through the cane fields to observe a cane harvester and haul out tractors working in the fields up close. We then travel to Racecouse Mill for a look from the outside at the Co- generation plant and refinery. We then take you South of Mackay and tell you about the coal terminals with an interpretation of the coal industry. Your tour will then take you back through the city to the Mackay Harbour, you will be served lunch at the Lighthouse Restaurant and back to your accommodation at approximately 2.30pm
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