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The Discovery Group

#14 of 52 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 5 days ago

After checking more than one web site we read that this activity was a “half day cruise” or a cruise that went for “4.5 Hours (approx) and that it “left from Noosa”. None of that was true. While we were offered a bus pick up,...More

Thank bill_winkel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everglades were amazing. Our skipper was very knowledgable on local history, fauna and flora. Could not fault any part of the tour. Totally recommend to anyone interest in beautiful scenery and a good relaxing time.

Thank Jacqui D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Island is beautiful, the guide was really nice and we had a very nice group. Definitely worth every dollar, best trip so far!

Thank Eline S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This trip for us was very average. Most of the one day trip is spent in the bus bouncing up and down (due to there are no roads) and we felt rushed at the locations. The island itself is beautiful we wished we could have...More

Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were picked up (and taken back at the end of the day) from our camp site by the complimentary bus service and taken to our bus and met our tour guide. Michael was amazing, so knowledgable and his stories about the island were told...More

Thank mja33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A terrific experience with a company that knows how to deliver. Firstly thanks to skipper Nick (put in all day and a wealth of knowledge about the area), AJ, Dave and Declan our bus driver. Even though our weather wasn't perfect the trip through the...More

Thank Russell W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A bucket list experience for my 84 year old Mum, we booked this tour back in May, expecting the cruise and an Aussie BBQ at Harry's Hut to be the highlight of the day. So were disappointed to hear that there had been a change...More

1  Thank Sally B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the first afternoon Everglades tour where we were picked up by a bus and taken to the new boat. We were greeted by Nic the boat captain and walked down to the bay. From there we had to wade out to the boat...More

3  Thank simba6
Reviewed 6 August 2018

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 25 July 2018

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

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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|
Response from Getaway750443 | Reviewed this property |
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