Who is Down Under Tours?
Operating in the region since 1990, Down Under Tours is the leading tour and transportation operator in Tropical North Queensland, with an unparalleled reputation for excellence in Charter. Combining the most modern fleet of 5-star luxury vehicles, with the renowned dedication and professionalism of our dynamic Operations team, gives Down Under Tours the winning edge!
What sets us apart?
To ensure maximum safety and efficiency of our fleet, Down Under Tours has installed MT Data, Australia’s most advanced GPS Tracking System.
The MT Data system is fitted to all of the vehicles in our fleet and features of the system include:
• The ability to track vehicles real-time
• Specific reporting of:
o Hard Driving (braking, accelerating, cornering) as G-force sensors are fitted to all vehicles
o Excessive idling
• Accurate tracking of distances travelled on each job
• Benchmark calibrations set for ‘comfortable ride’ and fuel efficiency
• Immediate alert for accidents
• Each driver has a weekly scorecard
• Every vehicle is fitted with seatbelts
• Every vehicle is fitted with a 2-way radio so the driver is always in contact with our Operations team
• Leather seats and Timber floors on all vehicles
• We invest heavily in driver training
• All of our large vehicles are Australian-built and Australian-made quality coaches, with superior luggage space
• We only purchase vehicles with Euro 3, 4 and 5 standard
Community and Environment is important to us
• Safety is very important to us, and we are proudly display ‘1.5 metres matters’ on all of our large vehicles to spread the ‘Share the Road’ message for all bike riders, not just cyclists
• TQual accreditation: Meet & maintain requirements of good business practices essential for viable tourism business & quality business standards
• We live in a nature-based destination where two World Heritage sites meet, so the environment is extremely important. We are proud to be proactive in protecting the environment, including the below:
• Waste Management: Trade waste licenses with CCC and EPA
• Onsite treatment facility for separating oil, grease, detergents etc from our water before it is released into sewerage
Down Under Tours proudly upholds an unsurpassed reputation for excellence in catering to the wide and varying charter requirements of our valued clients and customers. Our comprehensive bus hire services operate throughout Tropical North Queensland, Cape Tribulation and the Tablelands, offering complete charter services for groups exploring our Region.
Down Under Tours sets itself apart from our competitors with superior vehicles and exceptional customer and client service. Our fleet of 36 modern, luxury vehicles range from 20-seat Toyota Coasters to 53-seat touring coaches, and even a specialised wheelchair-equipped vehicle. Boasting one of the highest quality, modern and diverse fleets in Australia, Down Under Tours is sure to have a vehicle to suit your every charter need.
Vehicles can be chartered for Airport Transfers, homestay, excursions, field trips, shuttles and general touring. See Bus Hire for further information
Our FIT day touring program is one of the most extensive in the region, incorporating Kuranda, Cape Tribulation and the Daintree Rainforest. See www.downundertours.com There are touring options for everyone, from the budget conscious to clients who want every detail taken care of. Language options available daily include German, Italian, French, Spanish, Japanese and Chinese. See Multi Lingual Commentary for further information on our Kuranda Boarding Pass and KruseGo tours.
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