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Mad Monkey Backpackers Central is a fun, clean, & affordable hostel right in the centre of Cairns. We are just arms reach from the best bars, clubs, restaurants & trendy cafes; and only a short walk to the bus & train stations.
We won’t blame you if you find it too comfortable to leave our fully renovated hostel; from our awesome rooms with top quality mattresses & brand-new Samsung air cons, to our amazing outdoor areas with pool & bar. When you do choose to venture out, we are the perfect base to explore the amazing rainforests & waterfalls that Queensland has to offer. Or you can easily walk to the waterfront & catch a day trip out to the Great Barrier Reef.
Grab a paddle and get ready to smash! Our weekly table tennis tournament is your chance to prove yourself the champion of the hostel. And then afterwards our mates at the Woolshed are putting on some free pizza, wings and wedges for all Mad Monkey…
Travelling alone? Spent way too long in your campervan with one person and slowly going insane? No problemo amigo! We got you. Come to the bar for a FREE glass of wine and meet some of your fellow housemates. After a couple of glasses of…
Hungry? Do we have a treat for you! Buy any drink at the bar and get a delicious Lush pizza for just $5! Choose from any of our classics, and we’ve even got gluten free options too.
Time to find out who’s the brainy backpacker and who’s the thicko tourist as we play Trivia. Get your team together and join us in the bar as we get your thinking juices going with prizes for the winning teams!
Get your balls out for our weekly game of Bingo! Bar prizes for lines and for a full house but be warned - false calls and incorrect claims require a sacrifice to our pool…
Finish off your weekend with a relaxed game with your mates in our common area. Choose from a selection of games including Uno, Jenga, Cards Against Humanity and more!
The city of Cairns is usually the starting or finishing point for backpackers travelling the East Coast of Australia. It is perfectly located in the tropical climate of North Queensland, making it an
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You just arrived in Cairns or about to head there. First thing you want to see is the Great Barrier Reef of course! There are heaps of different tour options available, and we must admit, it can be a
100 Sheridan St
Cairns City QLD 4870 Australia
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