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Dig It at Thunderbird Park: Your Ultimate Team-Building Destination

Wednesday, October 4, 2023

Dive into team building at Dig It: Tamborine's ultimate venue! Command mini excavators, unite your team, and book an adventure now!"

Sol Elements: A Tranquil Oasis Coming Soon To Thunderbird Park

Tuesday, September 12, 2023

Opening its doors in early 2024, Sol Elements promises to be a sanctuary for rejuvenation and balance, perfect for corporate retreats. 

Tips for Successful Business Conference Networking

Friday, July 14, 2023

Master the art of networking to succeed in business.

Overcome challenges, build relationships, find key contacts, and unlock opportunities with expert tips.

Kids Takeover TV

Thursday, April 6, 2023

Check out what the kids at Kids Takeover TV got up to at Thunderbird Park!



Top 5 Health Benefits of a Glamping Holiday

Monday, March 6, 2023

Looking for the benefits of glamping? Check out our blog post featuring five tips on why glamping is the perfect way to connect with nature.

Discover how glamping can provide natural beauty, fresh air, exercise, new experiences, and quality time for you and your loved ones. Read on to learn more!

How Team Building Improves Communication in The Workplace

Monday, January 30, 2023

Team building refers to a set of activities and processes aimed at improving team effectiveness and relationships within a company or group. 

At Thunderbird Park, we specialise in full-day corporate team building events that will boost morale and enhance job satisfaction in the long run.


Why Team Building Activities Are Important for Your Business

Wednesday, September 14, 2022

We're sure you've heard about team building before, maybe you have even tried a few team building activities, but how are they good for business?

Let’s look at the benefits of purposeful team building to your business.

Why You Should Go Glamping

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

If you are someone who finds the great outdoors inspiring but are afraid that pitching a tent in the middle of the woods is a bit too rugged for you, we suggest you try luxury glamping instead.

Here's what you need to know...


The Top 5 Benefits of Corporate Retreats

Monday, June 13, 2022

Taking your staff away on a business retreat allows for effective planning and team building in an inspiring environment, leaving participants recharged and motivated when it is time to head back to the office.

We explore the top 5 benefits of taking your team members away on a work retreat and how it can help to boost your bottom line. 

The Australian's Travel & Luxury Magazine

Tuesday, April 26, 2022

The Scenic Rim hosted the journalist and photographer on a 2 night familiarisation visit back in February, working in partnership with publicist Kath Rose, and the story has been in development since January, off the back of the Lonely Planet announcement.   The businesses featured were selected, after much back and forth, based on the paper's request for food wine, bars, hikes and travel venues with a bespoke, luxurious edge.

School Holiday Activities for Brisbane Kids

Thursday, March 10, 2022

Don't let boredom take hold of your school holidays.

For a truly fun and unique experience in nature, have a school holiday full of adventure and excitement at Thunderbird Park. Our beautiful surrounds is a great environment to learn new things and have a great time exploring nature and enjoying the outdoors.

Here are some of the best school holidays activities we can offer to your kids!

School Holiday Activities on the Gold Coast

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Don't let boredom take hold of your school holidays.

For a truly fun and unique experience in nature, have a school holiday full of adventure and excitement at Thunderbird Park. Our beautiful surrounds is a great environment to learn new things and have a great time exploring nature and enjoying the outdoors.

Here are some of the best school holidays activities we can offer to your kids!

Fun Camping Activities For Kids

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

There's no doubt that camping is an activity enjoyed by people of all ages. When kids are involved, it's even more special to be able to take away the devices and get them outdoors to enjoy nature and have some quality time with the family.

We admit, though, that sometimes it's not so easy to get the kids away from their phones or tablets, especially the older kids.

Keep kids of all ages entertained on camping trips with this great list of fun activities.

Team Building Activities

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Working together as a team is often the most efficient way of overcoming obstacles in life. This is just as true for adults as it is for kids. But learning how to work together with your peers is a skill best learned early on in life. The younger children start learning certain skills, the more likely they are to use it later in life.

Teamwork will teach children to work cooperatively towards a common goal. It will encourage children to develop their communicative, emotional and social skills.

Gold Coast Hinterland Attractions

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Thunderbird Park offers family friendly attractions for all ages. Enjoy outdoor activities while admiring the beautiful natural surroundings of the Gold Coast hinterland.

For such a relaxed, peaceful area you'd be surprised at all the attractions and things to do you can find up in the Gold Coast Hinterland. There are a huge range of wineries, restaurants and cafes to treat yourself to, not to mention a few beer breweries and even a cheese factory where you can watch the magic happen. There are also a number of themed activity parks, tour groups, bush walking tracks and museums to explore.

The Gallery

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Artist-in-Residence, Louise Grove Wiechers has the extraordinary ability to transport the viewer far from the everyday and into another world of capturing both the vibrant spirit and peacefulness of rural living.

The natural beauty of our Scenic Rim vistas have given Louise endless inspiration. She understands the effect of light and colour on the senses.

Flavoured Liqueurs You NEED to Try at Thunderbird Park

Friday, June 14, 2019

We serve a collection of liqueurs locally sourced from Tamborine Mountain Distillery that has been a massive hit with all our guests that have had the joy of purchasing our tasting board at our Rainforest Restaurant & Lounge Bar.

The liqueur is a spirit-based drink to which flavouring elements have been added, usually by infusion, distillation, percolation or maceration in a traditional alcohol spirit base.

5 Camping Food Hacks That Will Change The Way You Camp

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Camping can be lots of fun but nothing beats the joy of cooking over a camp fire with your family & friends while creating some wonderful memories.

We have identified some of the most popular camping food hacks that you will have to try on your next camping adventure. From mouth watering Crescent Dogs to scrumptious Omelettes in a Bag, you will be the most popular chef on the campsite here at Thunderbird Park with these delicious camping food hacks.

EV Charge Station On Tamborine Mountain

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Thunderbird park has unlocked Tamborine Mountain to electric vehicle motorists by installing an EV charge station with universal plugs that work with all electric vehicles on the Australian market

Electric vehicle owners hope to grab a charge wherever they can, at the mall, at their favourite coffee spot and now at Thunderbird Park. Visits to Thunderbird Park are packed with fun activities, adventures through nature and endless amusement with family & friends. With the installation of the new EV charging stations, you can park and charge while you are off having fun.

6 Reasons Why Leaders Choose Team Building Activities

Monday, April 8, 2019

Team building is the most important investment you can make for your people. It builds trust, mitigates conflict, encourages communication and increases collaboration. Effective team building means more engaged employees, which is good for company culture. Fun activities that help people see each other in a different light allow them to connect in a different setting.

People on your team are asked to think about the implications of these activities at their workplace.