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The Discovery Group

#12 of 51 Tours in Noosa
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The Discovery Group is a multi award winning market leader in eco-tourism, based in Noosa Heads on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland Australia. We offer unique one and two day adventure travel to World Heritage Listed Fraser Island. We also offer...more
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Noosa, Queensland 4566, Australia
+61 7 5449 0393
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour operators the discovery group were very professional ,all information given was before hand was perfect ,a very informative guide with Knowledge of the Everglades and surrounding areas also a funny man . Camera is a most to get the most amazing shots of...More

Thank derbydi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Discovery Group do a magnificent afternoon cruise to the Everglades Region, on the Noosa River. We were blown away the knowledge of the Captain Nick. He gave plenty of history & environmental information along the way, then pulled out a champagne & nibbles afternoon tea....More

Thank 104jobell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow,what a day we had !!,started at 6.10 pick up and drive to habitat resort to change to 4 WD bus,where we meet Dave our driver for the day ! We were greeted well and sent onto the cold bus with no heating in July....More

2  Thank Elisa255350
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I did not know Australia boasted an everglades worthy of world heritage. This is a fantastic tour especially for nature lovers and those who appreciate lakes, forests and waterways. The tour operator is professional and the commentary very well researched.

Thank Richard E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The company picked us up at 5:45 am and we came back at 5:30 pm. So it was almost a 12 hour day but 10 hours of it we were sitting in the bus. We had 1 hour at the mccanzie lake. 2 times 15...More

2  Thank Ercep A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an amazing day! We were collected from our accommodation and dropped back at our door in the afternoon. Our driver and guide Steve was very good, he even cooked a great BBQ for lunch! We drove on the beach, through the rainforest, saw dingoes,...More

Thank Robyn C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fun day with knowledgeable local guide in launch.Opportunity to canoe on tranquil water, very peaceful. Quality BBQ lunch by the river

Thank PaulDrink
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent tour led by Edward who was extremely knowledgeable. Previously been 15 years ago. This tour much better as included both Lake McKenzie and Central Station rainforest walk. Trip to Rainbow Beach and return through the forests was more interesting than the main road. Highlights...More

Thank Greg B
Reviewed 8 July 2018

I really liked the vessel trip, you also have the possibility to do a part of it in canoe. The crew is amazing and give you informations about the whole area and the history of it! We had a breaky and it was really good...More

2  Thank Tatiana B
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Michael met us with the 4WD at the Shell Station in Rainbow Beach. Pick up and drop off were a breeze. The island is super unique. We had a great ride, a nice walk in the rain forest, swam in Lake McKenzie. Lunch is included....More

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4 October 2016|
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Response from Werner R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Heather As Louis said the Ride from Noosa is a Long one. Be aware that driving on fraser Island is really bumpy. I spend two days and one Night - the Eurong Resort is a Kind of Hotel. Thismakes everything easier - You... More
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19 January 2016|
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Yes you are allowed to leave belongings in the vehicle I left my phone in there and it was still there untouched and the lunch wasn’t that minimal you make your own wrap and are allowed to have as many as you like honestly I... More
Hazel R
9 May 2015|
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Response from DiscoveryTeam | Property representative |
Hi Hazel, My preference is the 2 day tour, as we break up the travel from Noosa over two days. We also get to see more of the island and have plenty of time so the tour doesn't feel rushed. As for the walking there are a... More