The Team at Scenic Hinterland Day Tours

Scenic Day Tour Group is the longest running tour company on the Gold Coast and we pride our selves in giving the best holiday experiences!
Weibel Family
Name:
Bernhard Weibel
Position:
Owner/Managing Director
Years with Scenic Day Tours:
20 years

Bernhard founded Scenic Hinterland Day Tours with his family in 1995 as they shared a passion with the the Gold Coast Hinterland and wished to share this with tourists on the Gold Coast. As 100% shareholder and CEO, Bernhard is principally responsible for the stategic vision, direction and structered growth of the Scenic Day Tour Group. Bernhard and his wife Tamara have two beautiful boys, Madison & Harrison. When he is not busy at work, he is enjoying time with his family.
Weibel Family
Name:
Trevor Hanssen
Position:
General Manager
Years with Scenic Day Tours:
8 years
Trevor loves spending time with his family consisting of his lovely wife Tamara and two beautiful boys Ash & Van. He also takes a very keen interest when he's not at Scenic keeping the wheels in motion in ichthyology which is science which studies fish. Currently he is growing Barramundi in record times!
Weibel Family
Name:
Tamara Weibel
Position:
Web Design & Social Media
Years with Scenic Day Tours:
10 years
What Tamara brings to the Scenic Day Tour Group is simply irreplacable! Great enthuisiam an eye for detail and dedication second to none. When she's not raising her two beautiful children Madison and Harrison (and sometimes her husband Bernhard!) she loves the great outdoors and having great family times. Dedicated to keeping everyone she knows smilling Tamara is one of the greatest assets to this company! 
Weibel Family
Name:
Barry Walker
Position:
Tour Guide/Driver & Training Manager
Years with Scenic Day Tours:
13 years
Fishing, Golfing, Gardening, Family, His Grandchildren and anything with the outdoors.
John Paralato
Name:
John Paralato
Position:
Tour Guide & Driver
Years with Scenic Day Tours:
6 years
Fishing, Speaks fluent Italian, Four-Wheel Driving and loves the great outdoors
Weibel Family
Name:
Lance Kunde
Position:
Tour Guide & Driver
Years with Scenic Day Tours:
2 years
Lance loves the Great Outdoors, bushwalking and showcasing what the Gold Coast has to offer. Lance has taken like an absolute duck to water in his new role. Being Fully Trained in our Bus and HUMMER Safari departments with ease! It's a pleasure to have you on board our team. Lance also drives our NEW Rainforest 4WD Coach Safari's. When Lance is not at work he is an avide swimmer and the President of the local Swimming Club.
Weibel Family
Name:
Tim Backhaus
Position:
Tour Guide & Driver
Years with Scenic Day Tours:
5 years
WELCOME BACK!!! After 4 years on then 3 years off Tim is back! For all those that remember Tim we can't wait to get him back in action! You can catch Tim on our all of our Day Tours including HUMMER Safaris and our NEW Rainforest 4WD Coach Safari's.
Name:
Dave Harland
Position:
Tour Desk Reservations/Bookings
Years with Scenic Day Tours:
<2 years
Dave is our newest member to the Scenic Day Tour Group! When Dave is not working with us he has a passion for photography and his own sideline of "Coast Soul Photography", diving and pretty much anything to do with the ocean. Dave looks forward to looking after all of your tour and holiday needs at the Hotel Grand Chancellor Scenic Day Tour Desk!
John Mead
Name:
John Mead
Position:
Mechanic & Vehicle Compliance
Years with Scenic Day Tours:
9 years
His wonderful family consisting of wife Leanne & little boy Blade. Four wheel driving, home renovations, bushwalking and keeping all of our tour vehicles in tip-top condition.
Name:
Walter Frymml
Position:
Accounts Manager
Years with Scenic Day Tours:
10 years
Walter was Born In Austria in 1941. Has a Doctor's Degree in Letters and Master in Economics and Commerce. Has established business's in Hong Kong as well as the Gold Coast. Walter has been head of The Scenic Day Tour Groups Accounts since 2004. Walter has the finest taste in clothes we've seen. Often called the Monopoly man due to his distingushed attire.
Corporate Structure
  • The Scenic Day Tour Group is owned 100% by the Weibel Family. The business is administered by Gold Coast based senior managers who are responsible for their day-to-day roles and overall operations within the company.
  • The Business operates under six trading names : Scenic Hinterland Day Tours, Aussie Adventure Day Tours, Glow Worm Tours Gold Coast, HUMMER Safaris 4x4 Adventure Day Tours, Rainforest 4WD Coach Safaris and The Scenic Day Tour Desks.
  • The Scenic Day Tour Group holds 100% interest in "The Scenic Day Tour Desk" retail outlets.
  • The Scenic Day Tour Group holds Licenses & Permits for use in all National Parks in South East Queensland and Northern New South Wales.


Director

Bernhard Weibel

Senior Leaders

Trevor Hanssen

Tamara Weibel

Barry Walker

John Meade

Walter


Director / 100% Shareholder, Managing Director



General Manager

Web Design & Social Media Manager

Driver/Guide Trainer

Maintenance Manager

Frymml Accounts Manager