Backpacking Australia

Backpacking Australia soon? This is the perfect collection of articles to support a fun, budget adventure around this humongous country.

We actually spent 2 years in Australia, backpacking to many of the major cities as well as to local gems and lesser-known destinations.

Whilst the East Coast is a backpackers hub for partying and socialising, the Northern Territory offers desert heat and a closer connection to Aboriginal culture. Down in the South there are beautiful beaches and to the West vast spaces and untouched nature.

In our guide to the best hostels in Australia, we cover travel tips and a useful itinerary + map for your planning.

Keep going and explore New Zealand whilst you’re in Oceania:

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Chasing Koalas on the Great Ocean Road

Chasing Koalas on the Great Ocean Road

We were quietly eating breakfast in the morning sunshine at a picnic table at our Great Ocean Road campsite. We’d hired a campervan for a few days, and it had b...