Gold Coast Glow Worm Night Tour

Nocturnal Rainforest & Glow Worm Tour

Looking to fill your evening with fun and adventure with nature. Join Southern Cross onAustralia’s only Night 4wding Rainforest and Glowworm Tour. Experience night time 4wding, local commentary on nocturnal flora and fauna finished off with Glowworms in their natural environment alongside secluded National Park waterfall.

A local mountain restaurant will provide our supper. With a choice of freshly made deserts topped off with a Tea, Coffee or Hot Chocolate.

This is more than just a Glowworm tour, Its all about seeing the Rainforest come to life at night and experiencing exciting off road driving along the way. Like all our tours we offer small group tours and exclusive venues to ensure you’re not lost in the crowd.

Wanting to do this as a Private Glowworm Tour for just you and your family and friends. Head to our Glowworm Tour Breakdown

Night Tours Gold Coast


Tour Costs

Adults (14+) $98
Children (3-13) $68


Tour Includes

  • Light supper of Coffee, Tea and Hot Chocolate with Freshly baked Cakes at local Restaurant.
  • Guided Rainforest walk to waterfall at night time
  • View Glow Worms and Nocturnal Wildlife as we guide you to the waterfall
  • Secluded lookout over the Gold Coast Skyline
  • Exciting Night 4wding through Eucalyptus Forests
  • Stargazing and check out the Southern Cross
  • Modern Luxury4wd vehicles
  • No Crowds, just you and your guide
  • Each guests gets a low watt torch (don’t want to upset the Glow-worms) to find your way
  • Departure: 6:30pm – Return: 10-10.30pm -(time varies depending on time of year Tour takes approx 3-3 1/2)

Tour Information

Australia’s only Night time 4wd Safari of Glow Worms in Australia. This small group tour is an experience like no other. Not only experience 4wding at night but see the forests come to life at night. Obviously this is more than just a 4wding experience. Our location for Glow-worms is hidden away from all the tourist buses but still located deep within Tamborine National Park. The added bonus to this walk is the waterfall at the end. See it at night time!

see the leaf tailed gecko at night time only

After departing the city of the Gold Coast as the sun sets we head off-road to the top of Tamborine Mountain. First stop is half way to the summit of Tamborine Mountain to view the city Skyline of the Gold Coast.

Visit a local Restaurant on Tamborine Mountain for evening supper of Freshly baked cakes served with Coffee, Tea or Hot Chocolate .

As nighttime falls on the Rainforests the forest comes alive with Nocturnal wildlife. Let us guide you through this amazing change in the forest.

We view the Glow worms not only at the waterfall but right there in front of you on the banks of our secluded rainforest walk like stars in the night sky. We guarantee you will love this tour and it stands apart from all others offered. Great for all ages and if you’re wanting to do as a private tour check out our Private Glowworm Tour breakdown.
Flashlight supplied to all guests on the night tour


All vehicles have umbrellas, insect repellent and first aid kits. Your guides have all relevant permits and authorisation to ensure 100% safety. This is an all age tour. Should you require capsule or booster seat for younger family members just let us know (no extra charge).

We provide individual LED torches to each guest and your guide has special high visibility torches with soft filtered light as not to disturb the nocturnal wildlife

Glowworms change brightness and viewing can be different on every night due to factors outside of our control. Some of these factors are the moon, rainfall, cold change in the weather etc. We will always see glowworms but please be aware they do change and obviously it is beyond our control. The advantage of our tour is its not just about the Glowworms. We offer more than any other tour with restaurant supper, night time 4wding and secluded nocturnal rain forest walk in luxury small group environment.

Please note this tour can be customised for large groups, we have the Latest model, luxury 16 seater Mercedes vehicles to cater for your larger groups. All our vehicles are 4wd but if you just want to stick to the roads as a private tour we can.