Rainforest to Reef Adventure – School Tour

Take a 5 day adventure through some of Australia’s most beautiful destinations.
See the North Queensland Platypus, marvel at the Saltwater Crocodile and enjoy the beautiful Whitehaven Beach.
Nature has taken a long time to create this beautiful piece of paradise, from the rainforest to the Whitsunday Islands, this tour includes waterfalls, safari’s, fresh water lagoons and so much more. Make your dreams come true with fat santa slot.

We use small buses to suit class sizes with onboard microphones.


  • Eungella Rainforest Walk
  • Best place to view a North Queensland Platypus
  • Spotlighting nocturnal animals in the rainforest
  • Sleep in Australia’s largest rainforest
  • Crocodile Safari Tour with bush Billy tea and damper
  • Wetlands Tour
  • Explore a mangrove ecosystem and observe the inhabitants including birds, fish and crustaceans.
  • Commentary on the culture of the Australian Aboriginal
  • Showcasing beautiful Airlie Beach
  • Cedar Creek Waterfalls
  • Airlie Beach Lagoon
  • Whitsunday Gold Coffee Plantation
  • Hydeaway Bay / Dingo Beach
  • Snorkel the fringing reefs of the Whitsundays
  • Reef Expert and Photographer
  • Whitehaven Beach, the #1 beach in the world which boasts brilliant white silica sand that is among the purest in the world.
  • Proserpine Museum


We will pickup at Mackay airport or train station and head through the Pioneer Valley to Eungella passing the small sugar cane towns and up the Great Dividing Range to Eungella Chalet for spectacular scenery and a rainforest walk with breathless views.

That afternoon we go to Broken River Mountain Resort nestled in Australia largest rain forest. There are rainforest walks beside the resort, which has the best viewing of Platypus in the world.  After a BBQ Dinner we go spot lighting nocturnal animals in the rainforest with an experienced guide with wonderful knowledge of living in the bush and all that goes with it

Includes dinner & overnight at the Eungella Rainforest Retreat

Bredl’s Wild Farm offers a unique, Australian, hands on experience like no other. . Travel on our Safari Truck down to our crocodile enclosures to view our large resident crocodiles being fed by the Bredl family.

Interactions include:

  • Cuddle a Koala;
  • Feed a Kangaroo;
  • Pat a Wombat;
  • Hold a baby Crocodile and Alligator;
  • Come face to face with an Emu;
  • Hand feed a Cassowary;
  • Wrangle a Reptile;
  • ​Experience up close encounters with the large resident Crocodiles from the comfort and safety of the safari truck and witness these crocodiles being hand fed by our experienced staff;
  • And much, much more!!

Includes breakfast, lunch & dinner, overnight at the YHA in Airlie Beach

Today we play on the water, tour the whitsunday islands to Whitehaven Beach, voted #1 beach in the world, which boasts brilliant white silica sand that is among the purest in the world.  A bush walk to a viewing platform that overlooks Hill Inlet, one of the most photographed place in Australia.  Snorkel the fringe reefs of the Whitsunday Islands with a reef expert who will tell you all about the beautiful corals and fish you will see.

You may be lucky and snorkel with a turtle or see the majestic humpback whale during the migration season

Includes Breakfast, Lunch Dinner
Overnight at the YHA in Airlie Beach

A tour of Cedar Creek Falls, it flows in the wet season and is a beautiful waterhole in a rainforest in the dry season, we talk about the oldest living culture in the world that use to live in this area, the Australian Aboriginal. Then travel past endless fields of Sugar cane to an island paradise on the mainland, Hydeaway Bay and Dingo Beach, where we explore the beaches and relax while having a BBQ lunch overlooking the islands

Learn about the oldest living culture in the world and how this region played an important role in their history.

Free afternoon at the Airlie Beach freshwater lagoon

Includes Breakfast, Lunch Dinner
Overnight at the YHA in Airlie Beach

Time to absorb the last few hours of the tropical north before you set off home.

To fill the morning why not a game of golf. Perfect your skills on the putting greens and of course, enjoy a round on our par 3, 9 hole course for a challenging, healthy fun for a couple of hours.

Then off to the airport or train station for the journey home

Includes breakfast



Prices and Bookings

Book with Confidence, Guests requesting a cancelation due to Covid will be issued a full refund for any tours booked with Reef N Beyond.

5 Day Tour

4 nights’ accommodation

All Meals included

$1,390per person

Tour departure dates to suit school itinerary

Airport & Train Pickups

Experienced Driver Guide

Tour commences in Mackay

Tour concludes in the Whitsundays

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