Base Magnetic Island

Accommodation review of Base Magnetic Island


Airlie Beach YHA

Airlie Beach YHA - 8.5/10 394 Shute Harbour Road Airlie Beach Queensland, Australia Date February 2018 Length of Stay 2 nights Room Type  8-bed dorm Cost  $33 per person, per night Atmosphere: 6/10 The town of Airlie Beach is really busy, but it appears that most backpackers only stop here for the Whitsundays. YHA Airlie Beach... Continue Reading →

1770 Southern Cross Backpackers

1770 Southern Cross Backpackers - 7/10 2694 Round Hill Rd, Agnes Water Queensland, Australia Date February 2018 Length of Stay 2 nights Room Type 6-bed dorm Cost  $20/night (Part of the Scooteroo Package) Atmosphere: 8/10 The hostel was quiet during the day, as not a lot of backpackers stop in the small town of 1770. Those... Continue Reading →

Pippies Beachhouse Backpackers

Pippies Beachhouse Backpackers - (8.5/10) 22 Spectrum St, Rainbow Beach Queensland, Australia Date January 2018 Length of Stay 4 nights Room Type 4-bed dorm Cost $25 pp/night (Booked as part of Fraser Island tour) Atmosphere: 9/10 Everyone at Pippies Beachhouse was in a happy, positive mood; either hyped up for their tour to Fraser Island or... Continue Reading →

Noosa Heads YHA

Noosa Heads YHA - 8.6/10 2 Halse Lane, Noosa Heads Queensland, Australia Date January 2018 Length of Stay 3 nights Room Type 4 Bed Dorm Cost $36 per person, per night (We used our YHA e-packs) Atmosphere: 10/10 This 1880s National Trust and Heritage Listed guesthouse is both a hostel and a restaurant. Set up a... Continue Reading →

A Weekend With Mad Monkey Cairns

Matt and I spent most of last November trying to come up with a rough itinerary of the things we wanted to do and places we needed to see in Australia. There were a few obvious stops, including Sydney, Melbourne, Byron Bay and Cairns. As we began researching vans, activities, travel companies and hostels, we... Continue Reading →

Coffee Iconic.

Coffee Iconic - $$ - 9/10 Coffee - Baked goods - Toasties and Croissants 340 George St, Brisbane City QLD 4000 On our first day 'in The Forgotten City' (Brisbane), we drop our bags at the hostel and decided to explore the city. It's something we do in most big cities when we arrive, so... Continue Reading →

Our Top 5 YHA Hostels Up The East Coast

Hooray! We finally made it to our final destination, Cairns. If you've been following our journey, you'll know that we've been on the road for the last 2 months, travelling up the east coast of Australia, from the sandy beaches of Sydney to wet tropics of Cairns. After hours of debating whether or not we... Continue Reading →

Brisbane Uptown

Brisbane Uptown - 7.3/10 466 George Street, Brisbane QLD, Australia Date January 2018 Length of Stay 2 nights Room Type 8-bed dorm Cost $24 pp/night (Base Jump card used) Atmosphere: 7/10 Upon arrival, we were greeted by receptionists in the lobby, who advised we couldn't check in or even access communal areas until 1pm (we'd arrived at... Continue Reading →

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