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The Ginger Factory

50 Pioneer Rd, Yandina, Queensland 4561, Australia
+61 7 5446 7100
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Sunshine Coast Ginger Factory ‘Play, Taste and Discover’ Bundle
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from US$32.33*
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Open daily with free admission the iconic Ginger Factory is one of the Sunshine Coast's most popular tourist attractions. Discover the story of ginger from paddock to plate and see how Buderim Ginger has become the largest processor of ginger in the world. Experience the fascinating world of bees with the live bee show then enjoy a tasting of sensational varieties of honey. Go Overboard with the Gingerbread Man as you set out on an exciting water voyage visiting hundreds of puppets from every port of the world. Ride Moreton, a 114 year old Ginger Train as you relax in an open air carriage and enjoy beautiful gardens. The Ginger Factory is the perfect place to experience the authentic taste of Queensland with great shopping along with a fantastic cafe featuring modern Australian cuisine surrounded by acres of beautiful tropical gardens & walks.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“boat ride” (137 reviews)
“free entry” (50 reviews)
“ginger scones” (45 reviews)
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Hours
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
50 Pioneer Rd, Yandina, Queensland 4561, Australia
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+61 7 5446 7100
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"boat ride"
in 137 reviews
"free entry"
in 50 reviews
"ginger scones"
in 45 reviews
"gift shop"
in 49 reviews
"bee tour"
in 32 reviews
"for sale"
in 32 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 43 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 33 reviews
"few hours"
in 40 reviews
"sunshine coast"
in 63 reviews
"tasting plate"
in 11 reviews
"bruce highway"
in 10 reviews
"rainforest walk"
in 25 reviews
"taste testing"
in 11 reviews
"steam train"
in 10 reviews
"whole family"
in 18 reviews
"great for kids"
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We came to the Ginger factory as our last stop before heading back to Brisbane. There are plenty to do and see. There are train ride, apiary for bees and ginger factory. We did the ginger factory tour and is entertaining and educational for children....More

Thank NahNahGo
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is wonderful to return to places that you've got fond memories of and not be disappointed. The Ginger Factory is such a place. The shopping is excellent, including the beautiful little specialty shops across the railway line, the gardens are superb and the restaurant...More

Thank Patricia D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth a visit if you've never been but be aware every ride/tour costs $$$ money. The entertainment book has a 2 for 1 voucher for the train plus boat ride. Dissappointed there is virtually no product sampling unless you pay for it - only...More

Thank souchyfamily
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Plenty to see and do here at the famous Ginger Factory from taking a train ride, right through to buying lots of things gingery through to a ginger beer kit!!

Thank Rowan W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very interested in the machinations of the ginger factory itself so that was enjoyable. However we found that there were limited attractions for the children beyond the train and the boat ride (which was fun for both adults and grandkids alike). There were...More

Thank Jinny57
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You can actually spend a couple of hours here. Train ride - costs. Rainforest walk - free. Tour of ginger factory & bee hives. Water ride. Cute, olde worlde souvenir shops with some great quality gifts. Food. Plus, of course, ginger everything including gingerbread man...More

Thank Katherine W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a very popular place to visit. It was full of families. The shops were quite pricey so beware!

Thank IanJungwirth
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fun and not to expensive for a family outing food was great and I was pleasantly surprised kids meals were great as well

Thank mellisa68
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Different shops to visit, lovely afternoon visit with a sit down tea and cake. For the kids there are plenty to do.

Thank A N
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether an Adult or Child, this factory is certain to have appeal for a variety of different reasons. A wonderful place to visit, eat at, explore and learn, it has to be on the "to be visited" list of anyone within a local vicinity (even...More

Thank FyingKiwi
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captain32
3 January 2017|
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Response from Ginger_Factory | Property representative |
Hello and thanks for your question. Unfortunately the lovely owners of the Motor Garage have retired. They certainly were a wonderful addition to our park. We still have a great variety of shops here, please head over to our... More
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Raewyn C
12 September 2016|
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Response from Hel D | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I do not know if public transport go there. The best is probably to ask the Ginger factory themselves.
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Jeni R
28 December 2015|
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Response from Peter B | Reviewed this property |
Not 100% sure but our guide did refer to the supply of ginger to the Bundaberg Ginger Beer factory.
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