Book Now - A Taste of the Great Beach Drive

Take in constantly changing scenery  with views and locations that will take your breath away and have you wondering why you didn’t do it sooner, and when you can do it again!
Departing daily, the tour travels more than 50 km of iconic beaches with our vehicles travelling on the sand. You will be amazed by what this tour contains, including amazing scenery, incredible wildlife, such as dolphins, manta rays, turtles, soldier crabs, birdlife, and whales
Enjoy stunning 360-degree ocean views from the lighthouse, access to spots otherwise inaccessible, and a detailed demonstration of how the coloured sands of Rainbow Beach were used in traditional Aboriginal artworks.
From start to finish, our tour itinerary offers freedom to explore, to stay a little longer, and to make the most of this unique experience. Our local and experienced guides take you to the best-kept secrets of this coastline.
This stretch of stunning sandy beaches features a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, the Great Sandy Biosphere offering a unique combination of both beach and bushland.
From start to finish, our tour itineraries offer freedom to explore, to stay a little longer, and to make the most of this unique experience.
Surf and Sand Safaris are Advanced Eco Certified and are the only Rainbow Beach tour operator with direct and extended vehicle access to protected Double Island Point Lighthouse.
We are the only Rainbow Beach operator who hold interactive coloured sand presentations as part of our tours.
Our tours offer stops to explore 40 Mile Beach, world-famous coloured sands of Rainbow Beach, Carlo Sandblow, Double Island Point Lighthouse, Honeymoon Bay, Freshwater Park and Natural Rainforest.

Average Duration: 3.5 – 4 hours

About Surf & Sand Safaris

Rainbow Beach is a coastal town in the Wide Bay–Burnett region of Queensland, Australia, east of Gympie.

Rainbow Beach,
Rainbow Beach, QLD 4581

Dress Code

Casual and comfortable. Guests are encouraged to bring hats, swimming costumes and towel, sunscreen, camera and water bottles.

Other Information

During whale season (June-October) whales are often spotted while on tour from Double Island Point Lighthouse.
Our tours cater for people with who are mobile impaired and babies over 6 months of age with booster seaters provided on request.
Our local tour guides have in-depth knowledge about the Great Beach Drive and Cooloola National Park, making the commentary unrivalled.


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