Australia & Oceania
New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory
Agnes Water - Town of 1770
Agnes Water / Town of 1770
Gold Coast - Coolangatta
Great Keppel Island
Kakadu National Park
Kingston on Murray
Noosa North Shore
Port Campbell (Great Ocean Road)
Tin Can Bay
The biggest attraction to
is the area of Monkey Mia, which is known for its friendly dophins. Denham is also in Shark Bay and it's the nearest town to Monkey Mia (at about 25 Km away).
is very far from the beach and attractions -- too far if you do not have transport.
is a great little beach town. Its away from the hussle and bussle of other tourist areas so one can actually enjoy the place they are at.
comes alive during the months of June through to September when the winter snow season is in full swing.There are good pubs and restaurants all within walking distance of each other. Check out the live music or maybe grab a steak at the one of the restaurants after a great day skiing or snowboarding.
is a safe town to walk and explore. Non-touristy and friendly locals.
is a wonderful place to relax and it has the most beautiful scenery.
was the prettiest little town. Great restaurants and shops! The guys and locals were pretty all right too!
I have visited
many times and I would like to recommend to EVERYONE that they must try one of the delicious treats from the local bakery. The food is excellent and the staff are delightful.
When you're in
, do visit the Adelaide Hills -- really nice scenery and free wine tasting.
I had a brilliant time in
. It's a place where you can go to get a real feel of Ozy life as there isn't a huge backpacker appeal. It's just a really nice town and I look forward to going back. Another bonus is that it is a base for the Oz army so there were plenty of fit young men around. This was way back in 2000 so hope not too much has changed!
is an amazing city with excellent opportunites to see beautiful dolphins right before your eyes.
in March 2008 with the Cool Dingo Tours. They are a brilliant company to go with. I was traveling on my own but was made comfortable and made lots of friends. Fraser Island is beautiful and is well worth a visit.
is disgusting. Don't even bother coming here. There are far better places to visit in the region.
For the three days I was in
I realized it's truly beautiful. I suggest that that everyone go snorkeling and/or scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef.
is one of my favourite spots in Oz. My tip is to mingle with the locals and they will show you the best time ever coz they are the friendliest bunch of Ozzies I ever met.
is a place you'll either love or hate. I loved it. It was my home for only 3 months but will always be a part of me.
I have fantastic memories of
and would go back. I loved the hillbilly feel of the town. Beats the cities any day. Work is hard but well worth the experience.
The two bakeries in town both claim to be "The Original
Bakery." My money goes to the one near the park as it has a shadehouse eatery which is nice to sit in and look at your maps while chowing down. Here's my big tip: buy a big round wholemeal roll (better for you) and stick your pie in it :-) with sauce. This goes further, tastes better and no hot dripping split pie oozing drama.
is a happening place, with old buildings, tourists, and locals. It has the usual city feel to it, and is lovely to walk around in. Salamanca place is a must. Hiding behind other buildings this is an outdoor area with restaurants and some shops and a big pond. On Friday nights there is the live music by locals in another hidden away courtyard. Here they start early (at about 4 p.m. to about 7:30 p.m.) and they sell some drinks, while you can listen to the local band and even enjoy dancing on the dancing floor if you like.
is a great town, plenty to do.
Hostelz.com is the only hostel guide with complete information on all youth hostels and backpackers in every city around the world.
Submit a New Hostel
Copyright © 2015 Hostelz.com