the Border Track
If you enjoy the great outdoors, being with friends & challenging yourself.. then join us on an Awesome Weekend Adventure.
"Highly recommend Rainforest Tours Australia for their organisational skills, knowledge and bush walking expertise to bring together a group of diverse individuals for a sensational 2 day adventure in the beautiful Lamington National Park." Kris Grimes, Our Spirit, Gold Coast
Lamington National Park lying on the Lamington Plateau of the McPherson Range on the Queensland/New South Wales border is home to The Border Track, Australia's last great Wilderness hike. You will walk through magnificent Ancient Antarctic Beech Forests, experience views that will take your breath away and be completely immersed in largest body of Subtropical Rainforest anywhere in the world.
The annual Border Track at Lamington National Park from Binna Burra to O’Reillys & back again is a 46km hike over 2 days. (Option available to do the Saturday hike one way & go back to Binna Burra by bus on Sunday $33 for bus.) But aim to do the full Back2Back - start training & aim for the goal.
Where to meet:
Meet the team at Binna Burra Tea House (Top carpark)
890 Binna Burra Road, Binna Burra (good idea to carpool)
(Contact if you need pickup)
What time: Meet at 6:30am
How long is the hike: 5 1/2 - 7hrs Traditional Border Track
What to bring: Snacks, water, good hiking shoes, comfortable hiking clothing, sunscreen, change of clothes for dinner, bedding clothes, money for lunch.
We will provide a car that will carry your overnight bags from Binna Burra to O’Reillys, and back to Binna Burra next day.
Breakfast - Most hikers will leave around 7am next morning for Binna Burra before breakfast is served at O'Reillys. Purchase Breakfast foods at O’Reillys store (yogurt, fruit, cereal) on arrival Saturday. If you are hiking one way you might like to stay and enjoy a breakie at O’Reillys (book breakfast on arrival)
Special Instructions & Additional Information: Good walking shoes/boots a must (recommend ankle support footwear) Comfortable hiking clothes, jacket, hat, sunscreen, repellent, Back Pack, Moderate fitness.
IMPORTANT INFO: Rooms will be booked once payment has been made.. Organize with friends the rooms you want and contact Rainforest Tours Australia for your preferences so we can book your room. Please book in early, if the rooms run out you may have to bring a tent and camp.
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Phone: 0401 607 117
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"Binna Burra to O'Reilly's overnight stay & return. I did this with a group from Rainforest Tours. The scenery was picturesque. The overnight accommodation food & service was second to none.. Our host & guide was helpful and very knowledgeable" Anne-Maree L, Gold Coast