❌ DUE TO THE ONGOING DIFFICULT SITUATION IN THE TRAVEL INDUSTRY, WE WERE FORCED TO TEMPORARILY CLOSE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE ❌
WE WILL BE HAPPY IF YOU DECIDE TO STAY AT ANY OF OUR OTHER HOSTELS IN THE AREA 🙂
Why Not Backpackers is the ideal place to check in if you are looking for a relaxed, holiday atmosphere with fun-loving & friendly people. Our outdoor pool & bar area will get you ready to go full vacation mode with that laid back Queensland lifestyle.
The property is set across 5 Queenslander buildings, surrounded by palm trees & only a 10min walk to the Esplanade. Or make the most of the free shuttle bus into the centre of Cairns, where you can hop on a Great Barrier Reef trip or visit the famous Lagoon; as well as access the best cafes, bars & restaurants that Cairns has to offer. If you do decide to explore the local bar scene, Why Not team can help sort free entry and drink deals to a variety of hotspots around Cairns. We look forward to welcoming you to the Family!
All our hostel events are temporarily put on hold. Please check in here later for any updates. Thank you for your understanding.
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
We’d like to formally introduce you to Uncle Brian’s, one of the best backpacker tour companies in all of Cairns. Uncle Brian’s has been locally owned and operated since 1995.
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
5-9 Digger St
Cairns City QLD 4870 Australia
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