Private Minibus Charter in South East QLD

South East Queensland has a wide variety of different places to visit. Depending on what you are looking for there is something for just about everyone, including some of the best beaches anywhere in the world.

Based in Brisbane, Group1 Minibus Service provide a range of vehicles that makes group transportation very easy. Whether you are planning small group travel or are looking to organise mini bus charter for a larger group, we have it covered.

Below you can find some of our favourite destinations and things to do. Ranging from great theme parks on the Sunshine and Gold Coast’s, brilliant beaches in Byron bay, whale watching in Hervey Bay, to the mining town of Toowoomba in Western QLD.

No matter what you are looking for, Group1 Minibus service will get you there in safety and comfort.

Hervey Bay

Without question Hervey Bay has gained a reputation as Australia’s premier destination for whale watching from June to October. Humpback whales are regular visitors to the coastal waters of South East Queensland as they begin their return to the Southern Ocean.

Over the years these majestic creatures have made Hervey Bay a regular stop off on the way back home, with the almost guaranteed sightings easily counted as a once in a lifetime experience.

The town also offers some great fishing charters via the many operators available and also provides barge access for 4wd’s to the World Heritage listed Fraser Island. 4wd hire is available from Hervey Bay and other locations close by such as Gympie.

Whether you are local to Queensland or flying into Brisbane to visit friends or family, why not book your truly memorable mini bus charter today.


Byron Bay

Cape Byron is Australia’s most easterly point on the mainland and with warm summer temperatures making it very easy to understand it’s popularity.

Here you will find beaches as good as anywhere else in the country, but without the pace that comes from other cities like the Gold Coast. Reaching Byron Bay from Brisbane with a mini bus charter typically takes less than two hours, and makes for a great day out.

Country markets such as Bangalow markets on the weekends are especially popular. Other notable attractions are some of the funky cafe’s, shops, pub and music festivals. Byron Bay is home to the Blues and Roots festival as well as Splendour in the Grass.

Stunning beaches and the friendly local people are some of the other reasons that makes Byron Bay such a unique and must see destination.



If you have an interest in finding out more about the agricultural west and in particular some of the old mining towns then a coach charter to Toowoomba will provide your gateway to the west.

Whether you planning an extended getaway or just a weekend retreat then a visit to Toowoomba will provide you with the perfect way to find out more about this region’s diversity and history.

Known for its springtime garden festival and home to the University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba is a place with so much variety. Magnificent parks, scenic views over The Lockyer Valley and fine dining await, with the town being reachable from Brisbane in under two hours from Brisbane airport.


Sunshine Coast

World class beaches and accommodation are available on the Sunshine Coast.

Sporting enthusiasts will love the annual Noosa triathlon. Dating back to 1983 with an entry field of 180 competitors the Noosa Triathlon is now a globally recognised event. This years event is expected to see more than 12,000 participate across all disciplines.

The Sunshine Coast is also home to many other great venues notably Underwater World and Australia Zoo. Noosa National Park should be right on the top of any nature lovers list of places to visit too. With its spectacular coastal scenery and the opportunity to spot koala’s, ground parrots, wallum froglets and glossy black cockatoo’s.

A day out to Maleny Dairy will afford visitors with a great opportunity to see just how the milking process really works at a live dairy farm. Maleny Cheese Factory will delight the taste buds and the shopping in the main street is as unique as it is on trend with todays lifestyles.

Montville in the Hinterland has become renowned as one of the most popular short break destinations along the Sunshine Coast. Attractions such as wineries, restaurants and shopping are just some of the reasons that people from Brisbane love Montville.

Mooloolaba is where you will find everything from shops to beautiful beaches and restaurants right in the heart of the Sunshine Coast. You can find all levels of accommodation available with patrolled surf beaches at your doorstep.


Gold Coast

Home to some of the best theme parks in South East Queensland, including Dreamworld, Sea World, Movie World  and Wet’n’Wild.

The city hosts the V8 Super Cars event in October each year and has nightlife and beaches to match any destination in the world. The World Surfing Tour holds its annual event on the Gold Coast each year at famous beaches such as Burleigh Heads or Snapper Rocks.

Lovers of horse racing are in for a treat too, with the Magic Millions 2 yr old and 3yr old Group 1 races as well as the yearling sales being held on the Gold Coast.

Traffic allowing, you could arrive from Brisbane in less than an hour, another reason why a trip to the Gold Coast should be on your short-list.

No matter where you want to go in South East Queensland, Group1 Minibus will provide you with affordable group transportation options.

To find out more about our mini bus hire with driver services and to make your booking, contact us today on 07 3285 2464