Best things to do in Tamborine Mountain

Tamborine Mountain, the jewel in the crown of the Gold Coast Hinterland, has it all – rainforests and bush walks, cosy cottages to stay, top-tier restaurants, cafes and tea rooms and country pubs with views, arts and craft shops galore, beautiful hikes, quirky distilleries and a whole lot of gorgeous pockets to explore. 

Lucky for you, we've put together a guide on the best things to do in Tamborine Mountain, all you have to do is start planning your trip! 

Trattoria MK III is a chic Italian-inspired restaurant, pizzeria and bar nestled in Tamborine Mountain
Mason Winery is a picturesque winery situated in the heart of Tamborine Mountain
Witches Falls Winery is a stunning winery nestled in the lush Gold Coast hinterland at Tamborine Mountain
Ness & Nells Nook is a cosy little cafe, gift shop and creative workshop nestled in the lush Gold Coast hinterland
Cauldron Distillery is a stunning, sun-soaked distillery located in the lush hinterland surrounds of Tamborine Mountain
Loborn is a locally-crafted Australian aperitif distillery nestled in the stunning surrounds of Tamborine Mountain
St Bernards Hotel, founded in 1911, is a historic hotel perched atop Mt Tamborine on the edge of an ancient volcanic escarpment
Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk is Mt Tamborine’s hidden gem - a rare and unique opportunity to stroll amongst the treetops
Tamborine Mountain Distillery is a character-filled liqueur and spirit dispensary serving up a sumptuous selection of sips
Take a step back in time to the 50s at Tamborine Diner, a retro-style restaurant located in Tamborine Mountain
Pademelons, palm trees and cathedral buttresses are all features of this exclusive easy grade walk of around 1 hr
Kids get the chance to take the driver’s seat and operate their own mini-excavator at Australia's first park for kids
The Polish Place is like a fragment of traditional Polish village that was transplanted onto a ridgetop of Mt Tamborine
Curtis Falls Circuit is the quintessential and popular Mt Tamborine walk - a moderate grade circuit of just 1.5km return
This boutique mountaintop coffee plantation has a cafe where you can enjoy freshly roasted coffee and delicious food
Tamborine Mountain Botanic Gardens is a hidden treasure atop Mount Tamborine, that features a diverse range of native & exotic flora to enjoy.
Fortitude Brewing is one of SE Queensland's best microbreweries and cellar doors on top of Mount Tamborine
Eagle Heights Mountain Resort boasts one of the best beer gardens in South East Queensland
Fox & Hounds Country Inn is a traditional English pub, serving authentic British Ales, grub and some serious history
An exclusive sanctuary, where old world charm intertwines with contemporary luxury atop Tamborine Mountain
Franquette is a French boulangerie located in the lush surrounds of Tamborine Mountain
Wild Plum Kitchen is a charming cafe located on Tamborine Mountain specialises in fresh and flavoursome fare
Main St. Provedore Eatery & Espresso is a specialty pastry and coffee dispensary by day and sophisticated fine diner by night.
Bean N Brunch is a beautiful scandi-style cafe located on the iconic Gallery Walk in Tamborine Mountain
Castle Glen Australia is a one-of-the-kind cellar door with a castle-like exterior selling uniquely-flavoured liqueurs, spirits and more
Cuckoo Clock Nest is a one-of-a-kind clock shop and iconic tourist attraction located in Tamborine Mountain
This stylish bush retreat can be found nestled within a world of adventure and surrounded by natural beauty
One of the best bush-walks on Tamborine Mountain traverses through lush rainforest before reaching a scenic lookout

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Get ready to relive the magic of George Michael's music at Twin Towns
Wayfinder is an immersive and joyful dance experience
An unforgettable celebration of Latin culture, welcoming all ages to join the fun
A beautiful afternoon of live and free entertainment
The Tamborine Mammoth Country Market offers a vibrant and diverse experience
Welcome to the 2024 BLEACH* Festival
An unmissable concert experience that will transport you back
Sip, Savour & Soirée is a fabulous long brunch event

Sip, Savour, Soiree

This fabulous long brunch extravaganza features free flowing drinks, a feast for the senses, live entertainment & lawn games
Sip, Savour & Soirée

Louder Than Love

An unmissable concert experience that will transport you back to days when angst was anthems & head banging was holy
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Weekday Buffet Breakfast

Enjoy a bountiful buffet breakfast for $39 per person, including a sumptuous selection of hot and cold breakfast bites and complimentary barista-made coffee
Weekday Buffet Breakfast


Experience the enchantment of Fleay's Events, a stunning wedding venue nestled amidst lush greenery
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